As a sophomore in 2015: Competed in the 4x400-meter relay finishing seventh at the UMass Women's Minuteman Track Meet (4:21.04)(4/3). Indoor:Competed in the mile at the John Thomas Terrier Invitational (5:15.25)(1/30) ... Placed ninth in the mile at the Joe Donahue Games in 5-minutes, 13.92-seconds (1/23). As a freshman in 2014: Outdoor: Competed in the 1,500m at the Atlantic 10 Championships (5/4) ran a season-best time of 4-minutes, 45.30-seconds ... Placed ninth in the 1,500m at the UNH Pre-Conference (4/26)(4:46.24) ... Ran at the UMass Minuteman Invitational (4/12)(4:46.48) and placed eleventh in the 1,500m at the Holy Cross Invitational (4.19)(4:47.77) ... Placed sixth at the UConn Invitational with a time of 4:53.80 in the 1,500m run (4/5) ... Saw action in the 800m at the UConn Invitational (4/5). Indoor: Set a personal-best time of 3:02.63 in the preliminaries of the 1000m run at the New England Championship (3/1) ... Also took part in the event at the Hemery Valentine Invitational (2/7) (3:07.36) ... Ran the mile at seven meets, posting a personal-best 5:11.50 at the New England Championship (3/1) ... Competed at the Hemery Valentine Invitational (2/7) (5:13.86), Atlantic 10 Championship (2/23) (5:15.72), Northeastern Indoor Games (1/24) (5:17.93), Harvard Invitational (2/1) (5:18.45), Sorlien Invitational (1/18) (5:22.77), and the Yale Invitational (1/11) (5:29.47) ... Ran the 800m at the Harvard Invitational (2/1) (2:25.24).
Before the University of Massachusetts: Four-time letter winner in cross country and track and field at North Andover High School ... Two-time Cape Ann League Champions in outdoor track ... Division-II State Relay Champions and were undefeated Merrimack Valley Conference Champions in her senior season of indoor track ... Outdoor Track Cape Ann League All-Star as a junior ... Cross country team MVP and indoor track Merrimack Valley Conference All-Star as a senior ... Holds high school records in the mile (5:20.24), indoor 4x800 meter relay, indoor sprint medley relay, indoor distance medley relay, and outdoor 4x1 mile relay.
Personal: Deirde Lynne Martyn ... Born October 15, 1994 in Boston, Mass. ... Daughter of Doug and Elisa Martyn ... Sister of Katrina Martyn (Massachusetts Class of '14) ... Plans to major in Operations and Information Management.