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- Madison Hir
Madison  Hir

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
West Palm Beach, Fla.

High School:
American Heritage School

Height:
5-9

Position:
P

Birthdate:
01/16/1995



AS A JUNIOR (2016)
Posted a 6-10 record her junior season with a 5.74 ERA and 35 strikeouts over 75.2 innings pitched ... Earned Pitcher of the Week after picking up two victories in UAB’s series win over Charlotte, allowing just one run and four hits over 9.2 innings for a 0.72 ERA. ... Went the distance against the 49ers on March 25 allowing just one run off four hits with two strikeouts over five innings in a 9-1 victory ... Earned a second victory over Charlotte pitching 4.2 innings of relief, allowing just three hits (March 26) ... Tossed a complete-game victory with a career-high seven strikeouts over Jacksonville State to cap UAB’s 500th program win (April 5) ... Named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015)
Went 5-4 in 2015 with a 5.06 ERA and 25 strikeouts ... Picked up the Blazers’ first save of the season after blanking UTEP (March 14) for the final two innings in game two ... Did not factor into the decision despite pitching into extra innings in game two against North Texas (March 7), allowing four runs on five hits with three strikeouts ... Tossed a complete game, one-hit shutout against Towson (Feb. 27), striking out the Tigers four times ... Picked up the win after going the distance against Wichita State (Feb. 21), holding the Shockers to two runs (none earned) on four hits with three strikeouts ... Earned the win after blanking Wisconsin (Feb. 15) for three innings on Sunday, allowing the Badgers one hit ... Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

AS A FRESHMAN (2014)
Appeared in four games for the Blazers as a freshman ... Threw three innings of work, allowing three hits and three runs ... Made her debut on Feb. 14 against No. 18 Missouri at the Getterman Classic ... Made her home debut in UAB's win over Kennesaw State on April 15 and also notched her first career strikeout in that contest ... Pitched an inning in relief at No. 17 Oklahoma and didn't allow a hit against the Sooners ... Also scored a run against Lipscomb on April 2 ... Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

HIGH SCHOOL
Played for head coach Al Simpson at American Heritage School in Boca Raton, Fla. ... All-conference first team selection in 2010 and 2011 ... Won the Florida 2010 Softball Rookie of the Year Award ... Played on two Florida High School Athletic Association 3A State Championship teams ... Placed on the 2012 Miracle Sports All-State Honorable Mention team ... Named to the 2009 USSSA World Series All-Tournament Team and won was named the USSSA World Series Outstanding Pitcher in 2009 ... Member of the 2010 Triple Crown 16U National Championship team and the 2010 USSSA North Florida 18U State Championship team ... Member of the National Honor Society and was involved with her high school's student government

PERSONAL
Full name is Madison McKenzie Hir ... Born Jan.16, 1995 ... Daughter of Dave and Christine Hir ... Has one brother, Braden and two sisters, McKayla and Bailey ... Majoring in exercise science