AT GROSSMONT JUNIOR COLLEGE
|16 Andrew Martin
Enrolled at Grossmont Junior College in the fall of 2000 and played baseball under head coach Ed Olson…Jeff Karstens, a teammate at Grossmont is also on the Texas Tech roster…went 5-2 in 2002 with a 2.99 ERA through 75.1 innings of work…struckout 66 batters and gave up just 25 earned runs…in league play he went 2-1 with a 4.34 ERA through 45.2 innings…struckout 42 batters and started seven games.
Played varsity baseball at University of San Diego High School in San Diego, Calif….coached by Dick Serrano…was a four-year starter in high school while earning All-League and All-Region honors….graduated from University of San Diego High School in June of 2000.
Born on December 5, 1981 in Billings, Montana to parents John and Nancy Martin…his father John is a physician and a graduate of UCLA while his mother Nancy is a registered nurse and also a graduate of UCLA…has two older siblings…Mike (23) and Katie (21)…currently a human development major at Texas Tech and hopes to be a professional baseball player in the future….enjoys fishing, surfing and hunting in his spare time.
GETTING TO KNOW ANDREW
I chose Texas Tech because: The great winning tradition and the coaches
Favorite Food: Steak
Favorite Movie: Top Gun/A River Runs Through It
Favorite Actor: Mel Gibson
Favorite Restaurant: Ruth Chris Steak House
Favorite Athlete: Barry Zito
Favorite Book: Purple Sage Brush
My Role Model Is: My Parents
My Ideal Vacation Would Be A Trip To: The Mountains or Hawaii
If I could Play Another Sport At Texas Tech It Would Be: Football