2006 Outlook: Julianna is battling through some nagging injuries but should be a major factor for the Lady Mocs in the middle ... Coaches say she is the best blocker on the team, but would like to see more offensive production.
2005 (Sophomore): Third on the team in both kills (241) and kills per game (2.19) ... Led the team in solo blocks (19) and was second in block assists (84) ... Is 10th on the All-Time list in solo block and block assists after only two seasons ... Set a career high with 19 kills against Western Carolina ... Recorded double-digit kills in 10 matches ... Was on the Dean’s list and Athletics Director’s Honor Roll.
2004 (Freshman): Played in 109 games for the Lady Mocs as a freshman ... Recorded six double-digit kills outings ... Notched a career-best 12 kills twice (at UNC Greensboro, at Lipscomb) ... Ranked fourth on team in total kills ... Led team with 94 blocks ... Had 20 solo blocks and 74 block assists ... Averaged 0.86 blocks per game ... Tallied 19 service aces with a career-high three at Mercer ... Had 9 digs at UNC Greensboro.
Connally High School: Earned three letters in volleyball and helped team to back-to-back undefeated District Championships in junior and senior season ... Named Second Team All-State, First Team All-District and All-Centex as a senior ... Named Best Hitter in District as a junior and Honorable Mention All-Centex ... Played club ball for Austin Metro Volleyball Club for eight years ... Team qualified for National Tournament in 2003 ... High school coach was Brian Fitzgerald and club coach was Mike Swem.
Personal: Full name is Julianna Martinez ... Daughter of John & Anita Martinez ... Born in Austin, Texas ... Major is Sociology.