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Alex Martin
Alex Martin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mt. Pleasant, S.C.

High School:
SCVCS

Last College:
Texas

Height:
5-7

Experience:
2L

Plays:
Right

04/14/2014

Alex Martin Named to SEC Women's Tennis Community Service Team

02/07/2014

South Carolina Hosts Doubleheader Sunday

South Carolina Faces Charleston Southern at 10 a.m., Davidson at 3 p.m.

02/05/2014

Gamecocks Cruise to 7-0 Win Over Furman

Women's Tennis Improves to 4-1

01/18/2014

Gamecocks Open Season With Win Over ETSU

Depleted ETSU Roster Only Allows for Three Singles Matches

01/17/2014

Gamecocks Open Season Hosting Doubleheader Saturday

Women Take on East Tennessee State and College of Charleston

01/23/2014

South Carolina vs. East Tennessee State (1/18/2014)

South Carolina vs. East Tennessee State (1/18/2014)

2013-14 (JUNIOR): Battled a number of injuries throughout the season that limited her playing time ... Won a pair of matches in her respective flight at the Furman Fall Classic in September ... Appeared in two dual matches during the spring against East Tennessee State and Furman ... Played the No. 2 singles spot versus ETSU ... Picked up a 6-4, 7-5 win over Kelly Sullivan from Furman at six singles to help the Gamecocks defeat the Paladins ... Played doubles with Katie Fosnacht and Natalie Looney ... Earned a place on the SEC Women's Tennis Community Service Team.

2012-13 (SOPHOMORE): Enrolled at South Carolina in the fall after spending her freshman year playing at Texas ... Won a pair of singles matches at both the UVa Fall Classic and the USTA/ITA Carolina Regional Championships ... Recorded a victory in her No. 6 singles match against USC Upstate versus Julie Bell in straight sets ... Nearly earned an upset triumph over Mia King from Georgia, falling in a third set super tiebreaker ... Played doubles with five different partners ... Recorded the bulk of her wins with Jaklin Alawi, as the pair went 3-1 together ... Teamed with Adriana Pereira for one doubles match against Mississippi State at the No. 3 spot and earned a critical 8-3 victory ... The Gamecocks ended up winning the doubles point and ultimately the match 4-3 thanks in part to Martin and Pereira's doubles performance ... A member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2011-12 (FRESHMAN): Spent her freshman year playing for the Texas Longhorns, who finished the season ranked No. 10 with an appearance in the round of 16 at the NCAA Championships ... Totaled an 8-8 overall singles record and an 0-1 mark in dual match play ... Registered a 4-6 overall doubles record ... Defeated Stanford's Veronica Li 6-2, 7-5 and Southern California's Alison Ramos 6-1, 6-3 at the National Collegiate Tennis Classic ... Posted a 6-2, 6-0 win over Arkansas State's Janie Nowland at the Cougar Fall Draw ... Upended Houston's Maja Kazimieruk 6-3, 6-3 and SMU's Heather Steinbauer 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 in the opening two rounds of the ITA Texas Regional Championship ... Advanced to the semifinals of the Rice Invitational with wins over Penn State's Fernanda Perrotta 7-5, 6-1 and DePaul's Rebeca Mitrea 2-6, 6-1, 6-4 ... Posted a 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 win over Rice's Stephanie Nguyen in the opening round of the Longhorn Invitational ... Named an ITA Scholar-Athlete for achieving at least a 3.5 GPA ... A member of the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Fall 2011, Spring 2012).

HIGH SCHOOL: Was three-time South Carolina state champion in singles (2008-10) and doubles (2008-10) ... Doubles finalist at the 2010 U.S. National Open ... Singles finalist at the 2008 U.S. National Open ... Ranked among the top five in her high school graduating class.

CAREER SINGLES STATISTICS
Year Overall Tourn. Dual (SEC) #1 (SEC) #2 (SEC) #3 (SEC) #4 (SEC) #5 (SEC) #6 (SEC)
2011-12* 8-8 8-7 0-1 -- -- -- -- -- 0-1
2012-13 6-11 5-8 1-3 (0-2) -- -- -- -- 0-1 (0-1) 1-2 (0-1)
2013-14 3-8 2-7 1-1 (0-0) -- 0-1 (0-0) -- -- -- 1-0 (0-0)
Total 17-27 15-22 2-5 (0-2) -- 0-1 (0-0) -- -- 0-1 (0-1) 2-3 (0-1)

CAREER DOUBLES STATISTICS
Year Overall Tourn. Dual (SEC) #1 (SEC) #2 (SEC) #3 (SEC)
2011-12* 5-7 4-5 1-2 -- -- 1-2
2012-13 6-3 4-2 2-1 (1-1) -- 1-0 (0-0) 1-1 (1-1)
2013-14 2-6 2-6 -- -- -- --
Total 13-16 10-13 3-3 (1-1) -- 1-0 (1-0) 2-3 (1-1)

* At Texas

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