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.
Played for head coach Al Simpson at American Heritage School in Boca Raton, Fla. ... was an 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 ... a member of the National Honor Society and was involved with her high school's student government.
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 biology.