Class of 2019 recruit Natalie Martin has committed to the Louisiana State University (LSU) beach volleyball team. Martin also joins another class of 2019 commit registered in the VolleyMob Recruiting Database in Sierra Caffo.
A senior-to-be next academic year at Oak Ridge High School in Texas, Martin plays with the indoor team. For a team that went 31-5, Martin played outside hitter and defensive specialist and notched 297 kills (2.9 per set) on a .237 mark, 353 digs (3.5 per set), 42 blocks (0.4 per set) and 38 aces (0.4 per set).
Martin, who also plays with Texas Advantage Volleyball Club, owns a 7’5″ standing reach, a 9’3″ block touch and a 9’7″ approach jump according to her NCSA recruiting page.
Additionally, Martin has plenty of prep experience in the sand. Highlights from her play at the 18U Rox Series Qualifier from October of 2017 can be seen below:
The LSU Beach volleyball team is coming off of a 27-14 season in which they one a match in the NCAA Tournament and finished the year ranked sixth in the AVCA Coaches Poll.
Sometimes in life God calls on us to change our plans. I’m so grateful to announce that I’ve committed to play beach volleyball at LSU. I cannot thank God enough for this opportunity! #GEAUXTIGERS💛💜🐯🐯🐯 pic.twitter.com/UzVBhXlWQm
— Nat Mart (@_natmart_) June 6, 2018
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