She competed in the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, China. There, she won a silver medal in the women's shot putt F57/F58 event. Three years later she won the gold medal and world record in the same event at the 2011 IPC Athletics World Championships held in Christchurch, New Zealand. In 2011 won the gold medal and new world record en Parapanamericans Games in Guadalajara México, and silver medal in discus trhow, she want will wont gold medal in Londres 2012 and new world record.
She is daughter of Víctor Ángel Ortiz Tenorio, a baseball player.