Chris Martinez joined the Santiago Canyon College Women's Soccer program coaching staff in 2016. In 2018 and 2019, Chris helped guide the Santiago Canyon Hawks to back-to-back State Championships finishing 2019 with a 19-3-2 record. The Hawks finished the 2018 season as State Champions with a perfect 24-0 record.
Chris is a graduate of Trabuco Hills High School where he won All-first team league honors and League MVP as a senior. Chris played for Pateadores from 2004 - 2011 and was selected to play for the Academy in 2009.
Chris attended Santa Ana College in 2012 where he played his first year of college soccer. On the recommendation of Jorge Campos and Claudio Suarez, Chris went for an extended trial with Pumas in Mexico, before returning to Santiago Canyon College where he was awarded All-Conference-First-Team honors in 2014.
Chris is continuing his education in the Fire Academy and currently holds a USSF 'D' License.