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Madison

Gott

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Shortstop
Height 5'5"
Year Senior
Hometown Weston, Fla.
High School Cypress Bay
School: CC
Birthdate September 03, 1995

Bio

2017: All-Ivy League Honorable Mention … Finalist for the Columbia Athletics William V. Campbell Female Performer of the Year Award ... Columbia Athletics Leader of the Year Finalist ... Six-time Ivy League Weekly Honor Roll selection … One of three Lions to start all 48 games, including 35 starts at shortstop … Set new program single-season records in batting average (.381), hits (59), total bases (102), RBIs (40) and tied the record in home runs (10) … Broke the program’s career records in home runs, finishing the year with 22 home runs and 84 RBIs … Led the Ivy League in hits, home runs, RBIs and total bases … Ranked No. 2 in the Ivy League in doubles (13), No. 4 in slugging (.658), and No. 5 in batting average (.381) … Collected 16 RBIs and 35 total bases in Ivy League play, which ranked among the top-10 in the conference … Recorded 16 multi-hit games, including three three-hit games … Had 11 games with multiple RBIs, including three with four RBIs … Boasted two separate nine-game hitting streaks and a streak of nine consecutive games with an RBI … Led Columbia to a 6-5 win over Eastern Michigan with a 3-for-4 performance that included two RBIs and her first home run of the season (Feb. 25) … Went 2-for-4 with a double, home run and two RBIs against Fairfield (March 4) … Homered and drove in two in a 3-0 win over George Mason (March 5) … Hit the game-winning, two-run home run in the bottom of the sixth to lead Columbia to victory over North Dakota State, 7-6 (March 11) … Later that day, went 3-for-3 with a double and an RBI against tournament host Stetson to complete a 5-for-7 day at the plate (March 11) … Hit .571 (16-for-28) with three homers, three doubles and six RBIs during a nine-game hitting streak (March 4-14) … Posted a three-hit game at Jacksonville (March 18) … Went 3-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI in a road win at Brown that improved the Lions to 5-0 in the Ivy League (April 7) … Broke Columbia University’s career home run record as part of a 5-for-7, four-run, five-RBI performance in a doubleheader sweep over Saint Peter’s (April 13) … Homered and drove in two in a three-hit game against Cornell (April 15) … Hit .567 (17-for-30) with three homers, 11 runs and 13 RBIs over her second nine-game hitting streak (April 7-16) … Homered and tied her career-high of four RBIs in game two of a doubleheader at Rider (April 19) … Drove in four more runs to lead Columbia to a 9-4 victory in game four of a series against Princeton (April 22) … Tied the single-season home run record with her 10th in a 2-for-4 game against Manhattan (April 26).

2016: Played in all 48 games … Two-time Ivy League weekly honor roll recipient (April 12 & 19) … Finished second on the team with a .316 batting average while adding seven doubles, seven home runs and 27 RBI for a .497 slugging percentage … Ranked second in the conference and 120th in the nation with a program-record three sacrifice flies … Posted up a 16-game hitting streak from March 25 to April 16 while going 3-for-4 in the final game of the streak … Led the team with a 20-game reached-base streak while ending the season safely reaching base in the last seven games … Posted up seven multi-RBI games and 12 multi-hit games.

2015: Started all 44 games as a shortstop, leading the team in homeruns with five, getting hit by the pitch with five, and tying for the lead in doubles with eight and total bases at 54 ... Recorded her first career hit and run in the season opener against UMass-Lowell (2/20) ... Had three-straight multi-hit games during Columbia's four-game win streak against Brown and Yale (4/4-4/5) ... Hit homeruns in back-to-back games against Brown (4/4), finishing the series sweep 4-for-7 with four runs and four RBI ... Went 3-for-4 with a homerun, a double, three RBI and two runs in a win over Fairleigh Dickinson (4/8 Game 1).

Prior to Columbia: A four-year letter winner at Cypress Bay, seeing time mostly at second and third base … Team earned a spot in the FHSAA 8A finals in 2013, and was a semi-finalist in 2014 … Earned first team all-county honors, and third team all-state honors in 2013.

Personal: Majoring in in sociology with a business management concentration … The daughter of Janet and Michael Gott … Has two younger sisters, including younger sister Olivia who plays softball for the University of Virginia … Born on Sept. 3, 1995.

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Feature: Columbia Softball Season Preview
96th Annual Varsity C Celebration: Campbell Award - Female
Highlight: Gott Clears the Bases