Madsen goes 2-for-4 with RBI, walk in 'Cats 8-5 loss against Liberty
2013: Started in all 53 games... Led the team in batting average (.326), slugging percentage (.434), on-base percentage (.376), RBI (37), hits (72) and doubles (18)... Had the team's lone RBI in the season opener against Belmont... Crushed his first home run in the Bobcats' win over Boston College... Led the offense in a double-header against Oakland (March 9) with six hits, three doubles and two RBI... Powered Ohio's offense with a home run and three RBI against Canisius (March 16)... Collected three hits and three RBI against Xavier (April 2)... Lead the Bobcats to victory with a four-hit, two-RBI game against Ball State (April 27)... Capped off his stellar season with four hits and four RBI against Miami in the team's final three games... finished with a .434 slugging percentage and .376 on-base percentage... Appeared in seven games on the mound and logged 7.2 innings.
2012: Finished the year with a team-best .344 batting average... He also had one home run and 32 RBI... Had a 21-game hitting streak, which spanned from March 3 to April 6... Batted .400 during the three-game series at MiddleTennesseeState (Feb. 24-26)... Finished 2-for-4 posting with an RBI in the series finale against MTSU (Feb. 26)... Went 3-for-5 with an RBI against Davidson (March 3)... Drove in a pair of RBI following a 4-for-5 day at the plate in game one against IPFW (March 17)... Went 2-for-4 with an RBI against Cincinnati (April 3)... Drilled his first collegiate home run at Ohio State on April 10... Collected four hits in the Bobcats' game one win over Ball State on April 15... Tallied three hits and drove in a pair of runs in the Bobcats' 11-0 win over Bowling Green (April 29)... Picked up a pair of hits in Ohio's 4-3 series-opening victory over Akron on May 11... Finished the year by going 2-for-8 with an RBI and a double in the Mid-American Conference Tournament.
High School: Honor Roll student at Moeller High School ... Named team captain of the baseball team in 2011 ... Awarded GCL Player of the Year, First Team All-State and First Team All-American as a senior ... Led his team to the District Champion title in 2011.
Personal: Son of Tom and Ann Madsen ... Has two brothers, Zack and Joey ... Hobbies include hanging out with friends ... Favorite athlete is Joey Votto ... Majoring in Communications.