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Makayla Martin
Makayla  Martin


San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Scripps Ranch






Carlson, Cooper, Martin Named to USA Softball Player of the Year Watch List

Auburn tied for the most representatives on the list with three student-athletes


04-07-18 Softball vs Tennessee

04-07-18 Softball vs Tennessee


04-06-18 Softball vs Tennessee

04-06-18 Softball vs Tennessee


04-04-18 Softball vs Kennesaw State

04-04-18 Softball vs Kennesaw State


05-20-17 Softball vs Cal Golden Bears NCAA Regional

05-20-17 Softball vs Cal Golden Bears NCAA Regional


10-15-16 Softball vs Wallace State CC-Dothan

10-15-16 Softball vs Wallace State CC-Dothan


  • NFCA Schutt Sports / NFCA Freshman Player of the Year Top 25 List (2016)
  • Puerto Vallarta Challenge All-Tournament Team (2017)
  • USA Softball Player of the Year Top 50 Watch List (2017)
  • WCWS All-Tournament Team (2016)

  • Made 32 appearances in the circle, including 25 starts
  • Touted a 1.98 ERA with 105 strikeouts in 155 1/3 innings
  • Tossed 10 complete games, including five shutouts
  • Had two saves and held hitters to a .231 batting clip
  • Boasted a 20-6 record
  • Held right-handed hitters to a .195 average
  • Allowed one earned run or fewer in 22 appearances on the season
  • Started the opening game of the season and earned the win against Oklahoma (2/9)
  • Scattered five hits and struck out five in a complete game shutout versus BYU (2/11)
  • Notched a season-high 10 strikeouts in a one-hit shutout of Creighton (2/18)
  • Combined for a no-hitter after tossing three flawless frames versus Yale (2/25)
  • Capped streak of 13 straight appearances of allowing one earned run or fewer in a start against Alabama State (3/8)
  • Made first start of SEC play in a tilt with LSU (3/12)
  • Hurled complete game and struck out two in a series-clinching victory at Alabama (5/6)
  • Tossed complete game, one-hit shutout in NCAA Regional win against East Tennessee State (5/19)


  • Paced the staff with a 1.57 ERA in 32 appearances, including 18 starts
  • Held a 15-4 record and tossed four complete games
  • Won first 10 decisions of the season, threw two shutouts and assisted on a third
  • Tossed 116 innings and racked up 64 strikeouts and held opponents to hit just .215
  • Made career debut and struck out two in an inning of relief against Western Kentucky (2/12)
  • Earned first career start and worked around an earned run with three send-downs in four innings versus Butler (2/13)
  • Hurled a complete-game shutout with four strikeouts versus USF (2/19)
  • Struck out a career-best nine in five innings of work out of the bullpen against Indiana (3/4)
  • Went the distance and scattered just four hits while sending down five in a win versus Georgia State (3/6)
  • Netted three strikeouts in four innings and improved record to 10-0 in a start at Arkansas (4/16)
  • Struck out two and surrendered just one earned run in seven innings in the NCAA Super Regionals versus Arizona (5/29)
  • Worked two appearances without allowing an earned run in the Women's College World Series against Florida State (6/5) and Oklahoma (6/7)
  • Got the nod in the final game of the Championship Series and hurled six innings with one strikeout and did not allow an earned run versus Oklahoma (6/8)

  • Lettered in softball for four years at Scripps Ranch
  • In 2013, batted .406 with 41 hits, 10 doubles, two triples, 40 RBI and five home runs
  • Tallied a 1.52 ERA in the circle with 111 strikeouts and a 13-4 record
  • Named first-team All-Eastern League in 2012
  • Followed that up in 2013 with an Eastern League Pitcher of the Year award, another first-team All-Eastern League and named Offensive Player of the Year
  • Part of SoCal Athletics travel team that was 2014 PGF 16U national champions, going 5-0 in the circle
  • 2012 Triple Crown World Series champion
  • 2011 ASA Junior Olympic 14U State Champion
  • 2011 Triple Crown SoCal State Champion

  • Daughter of Steve and Melinda Martin
  • Has two sisters, Stephanie and Alexandra
  • Enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts

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