Martha started playing lacrosse in sixth grade. Martha attended Montini Catholic High School were she played varsity lacrosse for her three years before transferring to Glenbard East High School. She played both Chicago Stars Travel and National Premier Travel with Lakeshore through her senior year of high school. While there, she was the assistant coach for the Downers Grove North/South High School team. Martha attended Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa were she started as a freshmen, received all academic, and second team all conference, and led the team in caused turnovers. She continues her education at Illinois State University. Martha coaches Lakeshore Indoor, Chicago Stars and Midwest Select.