Madeline Gonzalez | #1 | S
Hometown: Bayamon, Puerto Rico
Previous School: Hillsborough CC/Bayamon Military Academy
2008: AVCA All-America honorable mention... AVCA All-Region first team... South Region All-Tournament team... All-GSC first team... GSC All-Tournament team... Named to the All-GSC Preseason team... Earned Comfort Inn-vitational MVP... UWF MVP... Was selected as GSC East Division Player of the Week (9/2)... Tallied season-high 56 assists in win over Indianapolis (8/30)... Recorded 53 assists against Central Missouri (9/6)... Named to Colorado Premier Challenge All-Tournament team... Named UWF Player of the Game (11/08)... Had 53 assists versus Lynn University (9/13)... Had season-high 14 digs against Florida Southern (9/14)... Posted 51 assists in win over West Alabama (9/20)... Had season-high 18 digs versus Georgetown College (9/26)... Recorded season-high 6 blocks in win over Tampa (10/18)... Dished out 42 assists in win over West Alabama (10/25)... Recorded 26 assists to become West Florida's all-time assists leader in win over Spring Hill (11/04)... On a seven-match service ace streak.
2007: Served as Co-Captain... Earned All-GSC first team honors... Three-time GSC Player of the Week winner... Finished the season ranked 3rd in the conference in assists per game, with a 12.21 average per game... Named as Nanook Classic Tournament MVP for her performance in the first week of the season... Tied second-highest school record with 65 assists in a single match versus Central Missouri... Recorded 60 assists over Montevallo to place fifth-highest among school records for single match assists (10/6)... Tallied over 40 assists in 15 matches throughout the season... Broke single season record for assists with 1,598 on the season... Recorded 318 digs over the season to rank 6th among single season records for digs.
Hillsborough CC: Earned 200 and 2006 National Junior College Athletic Association All-America honors... A two-time all-conference selection... Named the Florida Community College Athletic Association Player of the Year for the state of Florida... Once named the FCCAA Player of the Week during the 2006 season... Named to the 2006 FCCAA All-Tournament team... Helped lead the Lady Hawks to the 2006 NJCAA Region VIII State Championship... Received the 2005-06 Lady Hawk Award... Earned the 2006-07 most outstanding player and athlete of the year awards... Was named the 2006-07 Hillsborough Community College Student-Athlete of the Year... Recorded 13.9 assists, 1.4 digs and 1.3 kills per game in her career.
Bayamon Military Academy: Played volleyball for head coach Juan Figueroa... A two-time All-America selection for [quote]La Copa de el Nuevo Dia[quote]... A member of the student[apos]s honor society... Earned the Golden Eagle Award.
Club: Played for the Avoli Llaneras club team under head coach Papo Benitez.
Personal: Daughter of Juan Gonzalez and Santa Nazario... Has two siblings, Juan and Nicole... Majoring in biology.