High School Sports: Cross Country, Basketball. Honors and Awards: Captain of high school basketball team...Named Most Improved cross country runner senior year ... Named the most Outstanding Female Student-Athlete of her senior class ... Editor in Chief of high school yearbook ... Attended the U.S. Rowing National Team Freshman Camp in the summer of 2007 ... Rowed at the US Club National Regatta in the summer of 2008 with fellow Husky teammate Alison Browning, winning gold medals in both the elite and intermediate 2- events. Named CRCA All-America in 2009 ... Named 2009 All-Pac-10 ... Named 2009 Pac-10 All-Academic ... Won silver in the women's eight for the U.S. in the U23 World Championships in 2009. Major at Washington: Biology - Physiology
Husky Rowing Experience: 2010 (Senior)- Rowed either the three or five seat in all races for the Varsity eight...named team captain, All-Pac-10 and Pac-10 All-Academic...member of boat that retained Windermere Cup in a win over Oxford and Syracuse. 2009 (Junior) - Rowed in the varsity eight all season, helping Washington to wins over Washington State and a second-place finish at the San Diego Crew Classic ... Retained the Windermere Cup for the Huskies ... Helped Washington to a third-place team finish at the Pac-10 Championships and a seventh place team finish at the NCAA Championship. 2008 (Sophomore) - Rowed bow seat of the varsity four all season ... Undefeated during the racing season, with wins against Oregon State, Washington State, and California ... Gold medalist at the Pac-10 Championships ... Won the 2008 NCAA Championship in the women's varsity four event, beating Virginia, Brown, California, Michigan State, and Yale in the Grand Final. 2007 (Freshman) - Rowed all season in UW's top novice eight ... Captured wins against Oregon State, Washington State and Cal in the regular season ...Won a silver medal at the Pac-10 Championships.
Personal: Daughter of Gail and Chris Martelli ... Mother is an executive assistant and father is a financial planner.