1 Gabby Martinez
1 Gabby Martinez
Birth Date: March 13, 1995
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Blythewood, SC
High School: Blythewood
Position: S
Major: Sport Management

High School: Setter at Blythewood High School, which is in suburban Columbia. Played club volleyball for Magnum Volleyball Club under club director Eric Shick. During her tenure with Blythewood High and Magnum Volleyball Club she has received a plethora of personal accolades including: 2009 MVP, 2010 all-around setter, 2011 Hillcrest Invitational all-tournament team, 2011 & 2012 SC all region player, 2011 & 2012 Letterman/ Coach Award, 2012 SC State team camp Best setter award, 2012 MaxPreps.com- Player of the week, 2012 Carolina Forest invitational MVP, two time 2012 MaxPreps.com- Player of the Match, 2012 WLTX Channel 19 Player of the week, 2012 CAWS all-state recipient, 2013 CAWS All-Star team participant, and 2013 Blythewood High School Most Valuable Player. Started her high school career on the freshman leadership council, following that up by being nominated sophomore of the year. A member of the national high school scholars program, she was also inducted into the National Honor Society and selected to represent Blythewood High at the leadership sports conference of South Carolina. She served as head of the senior homecoming committee and was also elected 2012 Blythewood high school Homecoming Queen. Was an active member for the training support battalion family readiness group, assisted at Transfiguration Catholic Church with the military hero care package, assisted in remodeling the new Blythewood young life youth center, assisted with the Blythewood adopt a child program and was an active member of young life.

Personal: Born March 13, 1995. Daughter of Maj. Luis (U.S. Army) and Raquel Martinez. Father is a certified volleyball official. Has a younger brother, Javier. Majoring in Sport Management.