Women's Track and Field Roster

Maddie McDermott

Year Sr.
Event Jumps
Hometown Saint Paul, Minn.
High School Henry Sibley

Year at Gustavus: Senior
What events are you in? Are you in both cross country and track and field?: I am in triple jump, 200, and 400.
Where did you go to high school?: Henry Sibley High School
Where is your hometown?: Mendota Heights, MN
Tell me about your family (siblings, are any of your family members current/previous Gusties?): Both of my parents went to Gustavus and my brother is a freshman at Gustavus.
What volunteering or community service have you done in and/or out of college?: Through Gustavus I have volunteered at Special Olympics, Relay for Life, Kiwanis Light Show, Warrior Dash, Athletes Feeding Families, Blood Drive, SNLs, and the St. Peter Food Shelf. Outside of Gustavus I have volunteered at the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, This Old Horse Rescue, United Methodist Church, Feed My Starving Children, and the Minnesota Zoo.
What other extracurricular activities, clubs, or organizations are you a part of?: I am a part of the wind Symphony, Tribeta Biological Honors Society, Nordic Ski Club, Pre-Veterinary Club, Mentoring Program, Private Instrumental Lessons, and I am a Biology Teaching Assistant.
Tell me about any high school athletic and academic achievements or awards that you have earned: I have earned a varsity Letter, Captain, All-Conference, Academic All-Conference, and All-State Academic in Nordic Skiing. Varsity Letter, Captain, All-Conference, and Academic All-Conference in Soccer. Varsity letter, Honorable Mention, and Academic All-Conference in Track and Field. Spotlight on Scholarship and Academic Letter.
Tell me about your college academic and athletic achievements that you have earned . (Captain, All-American, all-conference, academic all-conference, etc, and include year): Academic All-Conference and Letter Winner in Women's Soccer 2018, 2019. Academic All-Conference in Women's Track & Field 2019, 2020. First Chair in Wind Symphony 2018, 2019, 2020. Dean's List Honor 2018, 2019.
Why did you choose Gustavus?: Both of my parents went to Gustavus and I grew up going to Gustie Soccer/Basketball/Football games. It has always felt like home.
In your opinion what makes the Gustavus cross country/track and field programs different from other colleges?: The outstanding coaching staff that takes the time to get to know each individual.