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  Melissa Martin
Melissa Martin

Player Profile
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Altadena, CA

High School:
Altadena

Height:
5-3

R/L:
Right

Summer 2004 -- Advanced to the second round of match play at the USWAPL before falling 3 and 1 to Michelle Wie, the defending champion ... Was 1-up on Wie at the seventh hole ... Tied for 21st in stroke play with rounds of 75-70--145 (+1) ... Won the qualifier for the USWAPL at the SCGA Members Course with a score of 68.

2003-04 -- Redshirted the season ... Spent the Winter Quarter studying in Sienna, Italy ... Two-time member of the Director's Honor Roll.

Summer 2003 -- Tied for 11th at the TransNational Amateur with scores of 70-78 -- 148 ... In match play, she defeated amateur veteran Carol Semple Thompson in 20 holes in the first round, Allison Johnson 2-up in the second round, Amanda McCurdy 3 and 2 in the third round and lost 2 and 1 to Kailin Downs in the quarterfinals.

2001-02 -- Tied for sixth at the New Mexico State Invitational after a firing a pair of 71s over the last 36 holes ... Tied for 13th at the Auburn Derby, tied for 15th at the Pioneer Bruin Classic and tied for 19th at the NCAA West Regionals ... Also tied for 22nd at the Pac-10s ... Voted Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention ... Eighty-eight percent of her scores counted in team scoring ... Her 35 rounds played was a team leader ... Awarded team MVP honors ... Member of the Director's Honor Roll for Spring and Winter quarters.

2000-01 -- Tied for 18th at the NCAA Championships after posting a seven-over par total of 295 ... She recorded two 73s and a 74 at the NCAAs ... Tied for second at the SDSU event ... Posted rounds of 78-73-77--228 ... Tied for 24th at the Pioneer Classic playing as an individual ... Tied for 26th at the Arizona Invite and tied for 28th at the PING event after posting a score of 73 in the second round ... Tied for 37th at the West Regionals after posting a final round score of 75 ... Averaged 76.4 in 28 rounds with two Top 20 finishes, including one Top 10 finish ... Finished the season ranked 101st in the GolfWeek final individual poll ... Earned a spot on the Director's Honor Roll for the Fall and Spring Quarters ...

Summer 2000 -- In June, she won the Yorba Linda Jr. Invitational with scores of 77-73 ... In August she won the Vista Valencia SCPGA Invitational with a score of 73 ... Won the SCPGA Santa Barbara Invitational with scores of 72-69 --141 ... Won the 1999 Yorba Linda Jr. Invitational and placed 10th at the Optimist Invitational in West Palm Beach, FL ... In 1998, she won the U.S. Youth Games event in Houston, TX with scores of 69-74--143 at Memorial Park GC.

High School -- Did not play high school golf because no program was offered at Alverno ... Four-year All-State CIF honoree, qualifying as an individual.

Personal -- Began playing golf just before the age of five ... Joined the SCPGA at six ... Lists her greatest thrill as winning the 1991 Japan Cup at the age of eight ... Played in the Japan Cup four times beginning in 1991 ... Enjoys golf because of the "mental challenge" ... Youngest of four siblings ... Full name is Melissa Linda Martin ... Psychology major.

Career Statistics


‹ UCLA Women's Golf


Year

App.

Rds

Victories

Top 10

Top 20

Rnds < Par

Rnds < 70

Avg.

Low

2000-01

9

28

0

1

2

0

0

76.4

73

2001-02

12

35

0

1

4

2

0

76.1

71

2002-03

8

24

0

1

2

2

0

77.8

71

Totals

29

87

0

3

8

4

0

76.7

71