Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Jen Martinez
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: May 02, 2005
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
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Arizona This Year: Martinez will contend for playing time in the infield.


2005: Went two-for-three with a double in an April 30 win at Oregon State ... Clubbed a pinch-hit grand slam, the first home run of her career, in an April 9 win over Oregon ... Had three hits and two RBI in a victory over Fresno State on March 18 ... Went three-for-three with two runs and two RBI in a win over Eastern Michigan on March 4 ... Had a two-out RBI double against Tennesee-Chattanooga in her first pinch-hitting at-bat of the season on Feb. 13.


2004: Played in 23 games for Arizona and started three at third base... Had five hits in playing time, including an RBI and a double... Had a putout and three assists in the field... Hit .333 in four Pac-10 games, with a hit in three pinch-hit at-bats... One start as the designated player.


Pima Community College ?- 2001-03: Member of NJCAA first-team all-region 2001-02... NJCAA first-team all-region 2003... NFCA first-team all-region...All-conference first-team 2003... NJCAA All-American first team 2003... Member of NJCAA All-Star Team 2003, which won the Canada Cup... Led the conference in home runs with 15.


High School: Pueblo High School, Tucson, Ariz., 2001... First-team all-city 2000-01.


Personal: Academic major is physical education and coaching... Wants to coach and work with children... Enjoys spending time with family and friends... Daughter of Fred and Cathy Martinez... Father is a warehouse supervisor at U of A, mother works for Tucson Unified School District... Full name is Jennifer Michelle Martinez.