29 Madison Atkins
29 Madison Atkins
Height: 5-6
Year: Fr
Hometown: Jacksonville, Fla.
High School: Yulee
Position: F
Major: Individualized Studies
g 5
a 2
pts 12
gw 2

- “Coach Bowers and Coach Gill were awesome ambassadors for Virginia Wesleyan, and from the minute I stepped on campus I felt at home.”
- Selected VWC over the University of North Florida, Stetson University, and the University of West Florida

Career Highs
Goals: 2 - (at Hollins - 9/19/15)
Assists: 1 - (2x, most recent vs. Methodist - 9/13/15)
Points: 4 - (at Hollins - 9/19/15)

2015-16 ODAC All-Academic Team
2015 All-ODAC Second Team

Freshman (2015): Started 19 of 21 matches for the Marlins in 2015... Tied for the team lead with 12 points, coming on five goals and two assists... Had two game winners on the year, coming against Randolph-Macon College on September 22 and Roanoke College on October 10.

Before VWC: Four-year varsity soccer captain… Best Sportsmanship Award as a freshman, sophomore, and senior… Offensive Player of the Year as a freshman… MVP as a junior and senior… Holds the school record with 124 goals scored in a career… Played volleyball ninth through eleventh grade… Earned volleyball Offensive Player of the Year recognition in tenth and eleventh grade… Competed in track and field as a sophomore and junior… Named track and field team MVP as a sophomore… Participated in student government as a senior, serving as Senior Class Vice President… National Honor Society… Member of Beta Club and Fellowship of Christian Athletes all four years… Yearbook Photo Editor as a junior and senior… Played for the Jacksonsville Youth Soccer Club and Westside Soccer Club.

Personal: The daughter of Glenn and Honey Atkins… Has one brother, Andrew.

Get to Know Madison

- Enjoys going to the beach, playing piano, surfing, paddle boarding, and playing volleyball
- A fan of the US Women’s Soccer Team and star Alex Morgan, Tim Tebow and the Florida Gators, and singer Selena Gomez
- Favorites include the movie “Soul Surfer”, the Hunger Games trilogy, and the TV series “Criminal Minds”

  • Self-description in 10 words or less: “happy, funny, athletic, energetic, determined, competitive, curious”
  • My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: “I love camaraderie of being on a team and the competitive nature of sports.”
  • If you could spend one day with a famous person from any time period, who would it be and why?”: “Taylor Swift, because she’s a successful, self-confident, strong woman. She’s a hard worker with high moral standards and is a great role model.”
  • People might be surprised to know this about me… “I can say the alphabet backwards.”
  • It’s the year 2030 and I am doing this… “I will be playing for the US Women’s Soccer Team.”
Recent Games
Oct 20 Randolph W, 1-0
Oct 24 at Guilford L, 1-0
Oct 28 at #12 Lynchburg L, 1-0
Oct 31 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 2-1
Nov 4 #5 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 2-1
Nov 7 at #1 Lynchburg L, 4-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 11
Games started 19 10
Goals 5 5
Assists 2 0
Points 12 10
Shots 44 29
Shot Pct .114 .172
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 2 2
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 1 at #3 Messiah L, 5-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 4 Berry L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 5 Carthage W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 8 Salisbury L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 12 vs. Houghton L, 3-1 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 13 vs. Methodist W, 1-0 1 0 1 1 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 16 Chris. Newport L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 19 at Hollins W, 15-0 1 2 0 4 3 .667 0-0 0
Sep 22 Randolph-Macon W, 1-0 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 1
Sep 26 at Shenandoah W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 30 at East. Mennonite W, 2-0 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Oct 6 at #10 TCNJ L, 5-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 10 at Roanoke W, 1-0 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 1
Oct 11 vs. Emory & Henry W, 2-0 - 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 17 Washington and Lee L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 20 Randolph W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 9 .000 0-0 0
Oct 24 at Guilford L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 6 .000 0-0 0
Oct 28 at #12 Lynchburg L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 31 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 4 #5 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 7 at #1 Lynchburg L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2015-16 21 19 .24 .10 .57 2.10 .114 1.29 .614
Total 21 19 .24 .10 .57 2.10 .114 1.29 .614
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2015-16 21 19 5 2 12 44 .114 27 .614 2 0 0-0 2
Total 21 19 5 2 12 44 .114 27 .614 2 0 0-0 2
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 21 19 .24 .10 .57 2.10 .114 1.29 .614
Conference 11 10 .45 .00 .91 2.64 .172 1.64 .621
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 8 .11 .00 .22 2.67 .042 1.22 .458
Away 9 9 .44 .00 .89 1.56 .286 1.33 .857
Neutral 3 2 .00 .67 .67 2.00 .000 1.33 .667
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Wins 11 9 .45 .09 1.00 2.45 .185 1.55 .630
Losses 10 10 .00 .10 .10 1.70 .000 1.00 .588
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September 11 11 .36 .18 .91 2.27 .160 1.55 .680
October 8 7 .13 .00 .25 2.38 .053 1.25 .526
November 2 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 21 19 5 2 12 44 .114 27 .614 2 0 0-0 2
Conference 11 10 5 0 10 29 .172 18 .621 1 0 0-0 2
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 9 8 1 0 2 24 .042 11 .458 1 0 0-0 1
Away 9 9 4 0 8 14 .286 12 .857 1 0 0-0 1
Neutral 3 2 0 2 2 6 .000 4 .667 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 11 9 5 1 11 27 .185 17 .630 1 0 0-0 2
Losses 10 10 0 1 1 17 .000 10 .588 1 0 0-0 0
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September 11 11 4 2 10 25 .160 17 .680 1 0 0-0 1
October 8 7 1 0 2 19 .053 10 .526 1 0 0-0 1
November 2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0