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Maddie Beal
Maddie  Beal

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Colorado Springs, Colo.

High School:
Cheyenne Mountain HS

Height:
6-1

Position:
Middle Blocker/Opposite


10/12/2017

Gopher Spotlight: Maddie Beal

From her freshman year to her senior year, Maddie Beal has grown on and off the court both as a player and person.

11/04/2016

Gopher Spotlight: Beal, Beckley, Buford

Gophersports.com caught up with Maddie Beal, Sophie Beckley and Kayla Buford in this recent Gopher Spotlight.

12/09/2015

Big Ten Honors Gophers for Academics

Student-athletes from the University of Minnesota honored for performance in classroom

12/09/2015

Big Ten Honors Gophers for Academics

Student-athletes from the University of Minnesota honored for performance in classroom

07/28/2014

Gopher Spotlight: Maddie Beal

Gophersports.com caught up with incoming freshman Maddie Beal as she prepares for her Gopher career.

01/29/2015

Maddie Beal

Maddie Beal

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2016 • JUNIOR SEASON: 
Played in 31 sets during her junior season and recorded six blocks • named an Academic All-Big Ten selection • saw action in both matches against Stanford (8/28) and Florida State (9/3) • saw action against No.11 North Carolina (9/10) • added two block assists in win over Toledo (9/17) • put up one block assist against No. 17 Ohio State (9/24) • saw action against No.14 Michigan State (10/15) • established one assist against Maryland (11/6) • saw action against No. 13 Michigan State and No. 18 Michigan (11/18-20) • saw action in the Nebraska match and recorded a block (11/23).

2015 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: 
Academic All Big Ten • Saw action in both the Texas A&M and Stanford matches • saw action against Sam Houston State and Bryant in the Charleston Classic, recording career high attempts and attack percentage • had five block assists against Sam Houston State (9/19) • saw action in 3 of 5 sets against No. 1 Penn State (9/26) • had four block assists in 2 of 5 sets against Illinois • started in the match against Rutgers (10/11) • saw action in the win against Wisconsin (10/14) • saw action in the win against Northwestern (11/11) •  had two blocks and one dig against Ohio State (11/25) • saw action at Indiana (11/28) • saw action in both first and second rounds of the NCAA Tournament (12/4-5) • added an attempt in the Regional Semifinal against Illinois (12/11) • saw action in the Regional Final against Hawaii (12/12).

2014 • FRESHMAN SEASON:

Played in nine matches during her rookie season and 12 sets•Made her collegiate debut in Louisville match (8/30) • Saw action in Diet Coke Classic(9/12-13) • Saw action vs. Penn State (9/27)• Posted 4 blocks vs. Northwestern (10/5) • Saw action vs. Rutgers (10/11) • Saw action at Wisconsin (10/18)• Saw action at Penn State (11/15).

INTERNATIONAL/CLUB:
Played on the USA Volleyball High Performance Continental team and was a part of the A1 team in 2012.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Played for Cheyenne Mountain High School • an AVCA All-America honorable mention, was also an all-state selection her senior season and produced a team-high 292 kills, had 92 blocks and hit .344 in 92 sets played • during her high school career, tallied 816 kills in three years of varsity play • a key member of Cheyenne's back-to-back state championship seasons in 2011 and 2012 • two-time all-conference selection • named to the all-state 4A team in 2013 • Also a standout lacrosse player, earned six letters.

PERSONAL:
Born April 28, 1996 • graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School in 2014 • interested in majoring in special education or history • daughter of Nonie and Doug Beal • third member of her family to play collegiate volleyball • Dad, Doug, played at Ohio State and also coached the Buckeyes from 1972-74 • later coached the U.S. Men's National Team from 1977 to 1984, winning the gold medal in the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles • also coached the USA Men from 1997-2004 and is the recently retired CEO of USA Volleyball • Her older brother, Mitch, also played volleyball at OSU.

Maddie Beal's Career Statistics
Season SP-MP K K/S E TA Pct. A SA Digs TB Pts
2014 12-9 4 0.33 3 15 .067 0 0 3 4 (0-4) 6
2015 37-20 13 0.37 9 47 .085 0 0 6 19 (0-19) 22.5
2016 31-17 0 0.00 2 5 -.400 1 0 0 6 (0-6) 3.0
Career Totals 80-46 17 0.29 14 67 .060 0 0 9 29 (0-29) 31.5



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