Madison Smith  
Madison Smith

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brainerd, Minn.

High School:
Brainerd HS

Position:
Sprints/Hurdles

Birthdate:
07/28/1992

Experience:
1 Letter


05/10/2014

Stanford Leads Gophers with Two Titles

Minnesota won five individual event titles at the UW-La Crosse Eagle Open Friday

05/03/2014

Osterdyk Wins Shot Put at Hamline

The Gophers competed at the Meet of the Unsaintly on Saturday afternoon

04/10/2014

Three Gophers Win at Hamline Invite

Minnesota won the long jump, discus and hammer Wednesday evening

03/22/2014

Throwers, Relays Lead Gophers at TSU

Devin Stanford won the hammer throw and the discus to lead Minnesota

03/20/2014

Outdoor Season Begins at TSU Relays

The Gophers are training in Houston, Texas, during spring break

Photo Gallery

2014 Season - Indoor: Ran six races • ran a season-best 1:37.68 in the 600m at Northwest Open • came in 12th in the 800m at the Jack Johnson Classic in a season-best 2:17.40 • ran on the first-place 4x400m relay (3:53.66) at Northwest Open.

2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed in six races, including five appearances in the 400m hurdles • recorded season-best 400m hurdle time of 1:05.13 and finished seventh at TSU Relays • placed seventh in 400m hurdles (1:05.35) at UC San Diego • won the 400m hurdles (1:06.95) at Holst Invitational • ran an outdoor career-best 2:20.92 in the 800m at UW-La Crosse • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2013 Season - Indoor: Ran her season-best time of 1:34.42 in the 600m at the Big Ten Championships • ran a time of 2:14.50 in the 800m at the Iowa State Classic • ran the 400m (60.57) and 500 yards at the Meyo Invitational.

2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished 13th in the 400m hurdles at the Big Ten Championships (1:02.27) • won the hurdles at the UNLV Invitational and took third at the Musco Twilight • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2012 Season - Indoor: Won the 600m at Parents Day Open (1:36.95) • took fifth in the Holiday Inn Invitational 600m, running 1:37.14 • runner-up at the MSU Open 600m (1:37.24) • ran a leg on the 4x400m relay that placed third (3:50.26) at the Holiday Inn Invitational.

2012 Season - Outdoor: Competed in the 400m hurdles at the Big Ten Championships with a season-best time of 1:02.07 • won the 400m hurdles at the Hamline Twilight (1:02.13) • finished second at the Hamline Invite • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2011 Season: Redshirted both the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Brainerd High School • high school coaches were Dan Clabo and Howie Jacobs • finished third in the 300m hurdles (44.47) and eighth in the 100m hurdles (15.04) at the 2010 Minnesota Class AA state meet • also competed in both hurdle events at the 2008 and 2009 state meets • two-time Central Lakes Conference champion in 300m hurdles • school record-holder in 300m hurdles • also an all-conference soccer player and gymnast • named Brainerd's Female Athlete of the Year • academic all-state honoree • National Honor Society member.

Personal: Born July 28, 1992 • finance major • daughter of Patrick and Kelly Smith • has three sisters: Samantha, Johanna and Chloe • father played football for St. Cloud State • sister Samantha was a gymnast for Winona State • enjoys rollerblading and spending time on the lake.

Smith's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
400m 1:00.57 Meyo Invitational (2/2/13)
500m 1:18.60 Meyo Invitational (2/1/13)
600m 1:34.42 Big Ten Championships (2/22/13)
800m 2:14.50 Iowa State Classic (2/18/13)
Smith's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
400m Hurdles 1:02.07 Big Ten Championships (5/12/12)
800m 2:20.92 UW-La Crosse (5/9/14)