High School: Rowed in high school for Oakland Strokes Rowing Club while also playing Varsity Volleyball for Oakland Technical High School in California ... Experience rowing starboard, port and scull ... Won gold in the V8 at Head of the Lake as a senior ... Medaled multiple times at San Diego Crew Classic ... As a junior, won silver in the JV8 at Head of the Lake and at Southwest Junior Regional Championships ... In volleyball, Martina played as a setter, outside hitter, and libero ... Martina was captain of the Volleyball Team and won the 1st Team All City award in 2012 and 2013 ... 2015 and 2016 AP Scholar with Honors ... Graduated from Oakland Technical High School Engineering Academy with High Honors.
Personal: Born Feb. 7, 1998 in Berkeley, California ... Daughter of Helena and Mario Starc ... Brother, Josef, currently competes on Columbia's men's heavyweight rowing team ... Plans to major in economics and sustainable development.