Samuel Martinez is a reporter and videographer for the Blue and Gold newspaper, who is mainly interested in covering sports. As part of the class of 2018, Martinez hopes to enter the medical field after high school, and one day become a surgeon. Martinez enjoys reading the Harry Potter series as well as watching the television series, "Ugly Betty." His favorite singer is FKA Twigs and his favorite band is Crystal Castles. When asked why he joined the Blue and Gold, he answered by saying that he wanted to try something that he normally would not do.