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Marta Sanz
Marta Sanz

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Madrid, Spain

High School:
Sek Ciudalcampo

Height:
5-3

Major:
International Business

Updated Oct. 29, 2013

2013 WGCA Honorable Mention All-American
2013 All-SEC Second Team
2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2012 NGCA Honorable Mention All-American
2012 GolfWeek Honorable Mention All-American
2012 All-SEC Second Team
2011 Lady Tar Heel Invitational Champion
2011 SEC All-Freshman Team
2011 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
Auburn Top Tiger

Career
Ranks seventh all-time at Auburn in career stroke average with a 74.61 following her junior season.

Senior Year (2013-14)
Tied for 30th with rounds of 73-71-76--220 (+4) at the season-opening Cougar Classic... Led the Tigers at the Mason Rudolph Championship, tying for fifth after rounds of 71-75-70--216 (E)... Tied for 57th at the Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational with rounds of 73-76-77--226 (+10)... Carded rounds of 75-73-78--226 (+13) and tied for 61st at the Stanford Intercollegiate.

Junior Year (2012-13)
Named WGCA Honorable Mention All-American and All-SEC Second Team... Finished hte season ranked No. 54 in the nation in the GolfWeek ratings... Played in all 11 tournaments, leading the team with a 74.18 stroke average... Finished the season with nine sub-par rounds, including eight in the 60s... Recorded six top 20 finishes with four of those in the top 10 and one in the top five... Led Auburn with a tie for 10th at the NCAA Championship, carding rounds of 79-69-68-74--290... Her 290 at NCAAs ranks fourth all-time at Auburn in NCAA Championship scoring while her 68 and 69 are tied for second and fourth, respectively, in single-round scoring at NCAAs... Her best finish of hte season was at the Liz Murphey Fall Preview with rounds of 71-96-75--215 to finish tied for third... Tied for sixth at the Cougar Classic, carding a 67-73-73--213... Carded a 74-77-80--231 at the Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational to tie for 55th... Placed tied for 21st at the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational to finish the fall season, carding a 73-69-79--221... Opened the spring season at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic tying for 22nd with rounds of 77-75-74--226... Tied for 20th at the AllState Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate, carding a 72-75--147... Finished the Darius Rucker Invitational with rounds of 79-74-80--233 to tie for 51st... Capped off the regular season with a top 10 finish at the Bryan National Collegiate, tying for seventh with a 75-69-75--219... Tied for 52nd at the SEC Championship with a 239... Led Auburn at the NCAA East Regional, tying for 11th with rounds of 77-68-69--214... Selected to the Spanish National Team for the 2012 World Amateur Team Championship in Antalya, Turkey, helping the team finish fifth with rounds of 73-71-72-72--288, tying for 22nd individually... Selected as one of Golf Digest's Preseason Top 50 Players to Watch... Led Spain to the World University Golf Championship title in Liberec, Czech Republic over the summer, shooting a 73-70-64-70--277, finishing third individually at 11-under-par... Tied for 13th at the International European Ladies' Amateur Championship in Ljubljana, Slovenia with rounds of 73-68-70-73--284... Advanced to the second round of the British Ladies Amateur held on the Championship Course at Carnoustie Links in Scotland, falling to eventual runner-up Rocio Sanchez Lobato, 1-up... Shot a 75-79--154 to tie for 32nd in stroke play at the British Ladies Amateur Championship, went on to defeat France's Manon Gidali, 1-up, in the first round... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll and an Auburn Academic Top Tiger.

Sophomore Year (2011-12)
Named NGCA and GolfWeek Honorable Mention All-American... Named to the All-SEC Second Team... Finished ranked 43rd in the final Golf Week ratings... Finished the season with a stroke average of 74.30, second lowest on the team... Tied for 37th alongside sister Patricia at the NCAA Regionals with a 14-over 230 (76-76-78)... Tied for 39th at the SEC Championship with a 26-over 242... Opened the season with a tie for 13th finish at the "Mo" Morial Tournament, carding rounds of 74-77-76--227... Had her best finish at the Lady Tar Heel winning her first individual title by carding rounds of 69-70-68--207... Her 68 at the Tar Heel ties for 19th all-time at Auburn in single-round scores... Her 36-hole score of 139 ties for sixth while her tournament-total 207 ties for second all-time... Finished tied for third at the SEC/PAC 12 Challenge with rounds of 74-71-69--214... Finished the fall season with a tie for 31st at The Landfall Tradition, carding rounds of 78-79-77--234... Opened the spring season tied for 25th at the Central Florida Challenge, carding rounds of 71-73-78--222..Finished eighth at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate, carding rounds of 74-73-71--218...Tied for ninth at the SunTrust Women's Gator Invitational by carding rounds of 73-72-72--217...Finished the regular season tied for 18th at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic, carding rounds of 73-71-74--218.

Freshman Year (2010-11)
Named to the SEC All-Freshman Team... Finished ranked 117th in the country according to the GolfWeek ratings... Was fourth on the team with a 75.48 stroke average and ranked 31st in the SEC... Played in nine of 10 tournaments, competing as an individual in three... In her SEC Championship debut, tied for 14th with rounds of 73-78-71--222... Best regular-season finish was a tie for 20th at the Lady Puerto Rico Invitational after carding a 74-81-71--226... Made her collegiate debut at the Mason Rudolph Championship, tying for 54th with rounds of 74-76-72--222 as an individual... Made her first team appearance at the Tar Heel Invitational, tying for 58th with rounds of 75-76-74--225... Closed out the fall by tying for 38th at the Pac 10/SEC Challenge with a 74-75-76--225... Tied for 71st at the AllState Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate with rounds of 80-77-75--232... Her best finish of the spring was a tie for 38th at the Battle at Rancho Bernardo, carding a 74-78-78--230... Wrapped up the regular season with a tie for 47th at the Liz Murphey Collegiate, tallying a 78-77-74--229... Tied for 52nd at the NCAA East Regional (73-78-76--227).

Junior/High School
Member of the Spanish National Junior Team... Seven-time winner of the Madrid Regional Ranking... Finished within the top five at both the 2009 Spanish National Championship U-18 and the 2009 Madrid Regional Championship U-21... Was the 2009 Spanish National Champion at the Spanish Amateur Women's Doubles, playing alongside her sister, Patricia... Won the 2010 Madrid Championship, defeating older sister Patricia on the final hole.

Personal
Full name is Marta Sanz Barrio... Parents are Carmelo Sanz and Marina Barrio... Her older sister, Patricia, played golf at Auburn from 2008-12... A native of Madrid, Spain, her home course is R.A.C.E... Majoring in International Business... Birthday is August 27.