Maria Martinez-Romero
Maria Martinez-Romero

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Nules, Spain

High School:
ITF Junior Circuit

Height:
5-7

Position:
Student Assistant

Birthdate:
11/29/1990

Experience:
2L


06/26/2012

76 Students named to the 2012 Spring Commissioner's Honor Roll

Women's tennis had all seven athletes on the honor roll

06/25/2012

From Jim's Desk...

Director of Athletics Jim Baker looks back on 2011-12 and looks forward to 2012-13.

06/07/2012

Tennis proves academic and athletic success

UTA sets a record by recieving four major honors from the Southland Conference

06/07/2012

Tennis proves academic and athletic success

UTA sets a record by recieving four major honors from the Southland Conference

05/23/2012

WT: Martinez-Romero Named Student-Athelte of the Year

Senior Natalia Mayuk named second-team all-academic

2010-11

  • All-SLC First Team singles at the No. 3 position and doubles at the No. 2 spot
  • First Team All-Academic
  • SLC Commissioner's Honor Roll recipient
  • Named SLC Player of the Week on two occasions, the first coming on Mar. 1 and the second on Mar. 22
  • Currently has the highest career winning percentage in UTA history at .892
  • Has a career record of 58 wins and 7 losses
  • Went 3-0 in the SLC Tournament to lead the Mavericks to their second conference title in three years
  • Finished her junior season with a 22-2 overall and 11-0 Southland mark
  • Recorded 20 of her wins playing at the No. 3 position
  • Wrapped up the season going 9-1 in her last 10 singles matches
  • Teamed up with Nikola Matovicova in doubles to record a 11-0 SLC mark and a 18-2 overall record
  • Closed out the season on an a 16 game win streak
  • Also partnered with Katarina Mlcochova for a 2-0 record.

2009-10

  • Prior to the start of the season, Martinez-Romero was ranked 112th in the national preseason rankings
  • Named to the All-SLC singles and doubles second team
  • Named to the All-Academic Second Team
  • Capital One Bank/Southland Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll recipient
  • Finished with a 15-3 overall and 10-1 conference mark in singles action
  • Went a perfect 3-0 during the SLC Tournament, winning all her matches in straight sets
  • Won nine of her last 10 singles matches
  • Recorded all her wins at the No. 4 position
  • Registered a 12-2 overall and 9-0 conference record in doubles play with teammate Nikola Matovicova at the No. 3 position.

2008-09

  • In her first season, Martinez-Romero recorded 37 total wins in singles and doubles competition
  • Finished the season with a 21-2 overall singles mark which ranks first in single season in winning percentage
  • Named to the All-SLC singles first team and earned All-SLC doubles second team with teammate Nikola Matovicova
  • Was selected as SLC Player of the week on one occasion
  • Went undefeated in conference action recording an 11-0 mark
  • Went 3-0 in the conference tournament
  • Won 18 consecutive victories playing in the No.3, 4, and 5 singles positions
  • Notched a three-set win over No. 42 Yale in the No. 5 flight.. collected an 8-2 mark in league play at the No. 2 spot with teammate Nikola Matovicova
  • The duo posted a 3-0 record in the SLC Tournament
  • Named to the Capital One Bank/SLC Commissioner's Honor Roll.

Off the Court

  • Born November 29, 1990
  • Daughter of Vicente Martinez and Inma Romero
  • Has one sister
  • Double majoring in broadcasting and Spanish.

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