Rocio Martin

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Madrid, Spain

    High School:
    IES Ortega y Gasset

    Height:
    5-8

    Experience:
    2L

    Rocio Martin

    01/28/2015

    Cougars Go West for Two-Match Swing

    Houston to face New Mexico, No. 33 Arizona this week

    01/25/2015

    Cougars Overcome North Texas, 4-2

    Markovic scores clinching point for No. 35 Houston

    01/21/2015

    Houston Readies for ITA Weekend Kickoff

    Cougars play first road matches of 2015

    01/19/2015

    Houston Falls to BYU, 4-3

    Cougars now 1-1 on the season

    01/17/2015

    Cougars Drop UTSA to Begin Spring Season

    Freshman Markovic earns clinching point in collegiate debut

    2013-14 Match-By-Match
    2012-13 Match-By-Match (Spring Only)


    UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON
    JUNIOR (2014-15)
    Went 4-3 in singles play during the fall, including a four-match winning streak from Sept. 20 - Oct. 31... Won her consolation bracket at the Solino Houston Open, deafeating opponents from Louisiana Tech, Lamar and Stephen F. Austin... Earned a win over Amina St. Hill of Kansas State on Oct. 31 at the Jason's Deli Collegiate Invitational... Turned in a nice doubles campaign, with a 5-1 record... Teamed with Charlotte Phillips to win her flight at the Jason's Deli Collegiate Invitaitonal, with wins over opponents from Rice, Kansas State and Prairie View A&M.

    FRESHMAN (2013)
    Ranked second on the squad with a 14-8 record in singles play primarily at the No. 3 position in her first collegiate season at Houston... won eight of first 10 matches of collegiate career, including season-opening victory over opponent from No. 59 Stephen F. Austin... posted a 6-1, 6-0 rout of Maria Voscekova in the opening round of the C-USA Championship... also cruised to straight-sets wins over opponent from Mississippi State and NJCAA's 52nd-ranked player Alejandra Enderica of No. 1 Tyler JC... posted a 7-10 record in doubles play, including six wins at the No. 1 position with partner Charlotte Phillips.

    SOPHOMORE (2013-14)
    Posted a 14-7 overall record, while going 9-6 in dual play and 4-1 from the No. 5 position in her second year at
    Houston...went 9-12 in doubles action and 6-10 in dual play...ranked second on the team in match clinchers with four...clinched a one-point (4-3) victory over New Mexico on Jan. 26, 2014...won a season-high eight straight matches from Sept. 20, 2013- Feb. 16, 2014...recorded a 5-1 singles record along with a 3-2 doubles record Martin action shotduring the fall...was the Marco & Co. Islander Open singles champion with four wins in two days, including a tough 10-8 third set victory in the final match...teamed up with Tina Rupert in Corpus Christi to take third place in the doubles draw, with the pair's only setback being a tough tiebreak loss.

    FRESHMAN (2013)
    Ranked second on the squad with a 14-8 record in singles play primarily at the No. 3 position in her first collegiate season at Houston... won eight of first 10 matches of collegiate career, including season-opening victory over opponent from No. 59 Stephen F. Austin... posted a 6-1, 6-0 rout of Maria Voscekova in the opening round of the C-USA Championship... also cruised to straight-sets wins over opponent from Mississippi State and NJCAA's 52nd-ranked player Alejandra Enderica of No. 1 Tyler JC... posted a 7-10 record in doubles play, including six wins at the No. 1 position with partner Charlotte Phillips.

    PRIOR TO HOUSTON
    Earned a ranking of No. 44 in Spain's open division and No. 1204 in WTA's worldwide rankings... originally from Galicia, Spain, Martin Fernandez claimed the U16 regional championship before moving to Madrid in high school, where she went on to win the U18 regional doubles championship and advance to the semifinals of a U18 Spanish national singles and doubles event... competed in over 30 professional tournaments, advancing to the doubles quarterfinals on three occasions.

    PERSONAL
    Rocio Martin Fernandez was born on May 6, 1994, in Madrid, Spain... daughter of Roberto Martin and Isabel Fernandez... has one brother, Javier Martin... wants to pursue a career in business following her tennis career... likes to play soccer and go to the movies in her free time.

    Career Highs at Houston (as of 12/23/14)
    Highest Ranked Win --- ---
    Record vs. Ranked Individuals 0-2 ---
    Most Wins in a Season 14, 2x 2012-13, 2013-14
    Most Wins in a Season (Dual Play) 9 2013-14
    Most Doubles Wins in a Season 9 2013-14
    Most Doubles Wins in a Season (Dual Play) 7 2012-13
    Longest Singles Win Streak 8 2013-14
    Longest Doubles Win Streak 2 2012-13
    Highest National Ranking N/A ---
    Highest Position Played No. 1 ---

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