OU Baseball BIO
Renae Martinez
Player Profile:
Renae Martinez 2385542
Position: Catcher
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Pedro, Calif.
High School: San Pedro
Other College: El Camino College-Compton
2016 .246 34 23 65 20 16 5 0 2 11 .415 12 2 12 .380 0 0 .980
2017 .323 55 52 192 38 62 15 0 7 37 .510 21 4 23 .399 3 2 .994
Total .304 89 75 257 58 78 20 0 9 48 .486 33 6 35 .394 3 2 .990

2017 [Senior]: Named a Johnny Bench Award Semifinalist... voted All-Big 12 Second Team... made 52 starts behind the plate and appeared in 55 games… finished second on the team in batting average with a .323 mark… slugged .510 and posted a .399 on-base percentage… went 2-for-3, including a home run in an opening day victory over Long Beach State (2/17)…  smashed a go-ahead three-run home run in a win over Kennesaw State (3/17)… homered for the second consecutive game, on his way to his first career three-hit game against Kennesaw State (3/18)… collected his seventh multi-hit game of the season and launched his fourth home run of the season in a matchup vs. Texas Tech (4/1)… earned Big 12 Player of the Week honors (4/3)… went a perfect 3-for-3, including a home run at Texas (4/7)... tallied his 12th multi-hit game of the season vs. Kansas (4/21)… scored a season-high three runs in a series-opening win at Kansas State (5/5)… launched a walk-off home run and picked up his second four-RBI game of the season vs. TCU (5/13)… hit a solo home run and scored twice at the Big 12 Tournament vs. Texas (5/24)… drafted and signed by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 33rd round with the 982nd overall pick.

2016 [Junior]: Made 23 starts behind the plate and appeared in 34 games… had a .380 on-base percentage, while slugging .415… blasted his first career home run against Sam Houston State (3/26)… walked twice and scored twice in a 1-for-3 night at Wichita State (4/12)… went 2-for-3 including two doubles, two runs and drove in two runs while coming off the bench against No. 12 Oklahoma State (5/14)… scored three runs went yard at Austin Peay (5/19) in a 2-for-3 effort… posted a 2-for-4 day with two runs and a RBI vs. No. 5 Texas Tech (5/27) in an elimination-game win at the Big 12 Tournament. Summer 2016: Named a California Collegiate Baseball League All-Star as a member of the Neptune Beach Pearl… hit .303 with 23 runs, 17 RBI and two home runs.

Before OU: Spent the 2015 season at El Camino-Compton Center and appeared in 36 games... hit .308 with 24 runs, 19 RBI and five steals for El Camino... reach the College World Series with UC Irvine as a freshman in 2014... made five starts and totaled 23 appearances and 33 at-bats... drove in five runs for the Anteaters.
High School: Voted to the All-Marine League first team... named the league's Most Outstanding Player... First Team All-CIF and all-city honors... selected to the Daily Breeze All-Area first team in 2011 and 2012... played with the Academy Barons... helped the club come in third in league.
Personal: Renae Michael Martinez. Parents: Mondo Martinez. Siblings: Danett, Anissa, Mono Jr., Raime, Chazz, Heather, Jazmine, A.J. and Alexa. Major: Administrative Leadership.
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