Christina Madison
Christina Madison

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Elyria, Ohio

High School:
Elyria

Event:
Jumps




CAREER BESTS
60-meter dash 7.87 Long Jump 6.29m/20-07.75 Triple Jump 12.55m/41-02.25

2009 (JUNIOR)
Posted the second-best outdoor long jump mark in school history and qualified for her second straight NCAA Mideast Regional Championship with a mark of 6.29 meters (20-07.75); regionally qualified in the triple jump for the second consecutive season as well, marking a season-best 12.49 meters (40-11.75) at the Georgia Spec Towns Invitational; took seventh in the long jump at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with an indoor-best mark of 6.06 meters (19-10.75), which is tied for third all-time indoors at Purdue; placed eighth in the triple jump at the indoor conference meet with an indoor season-best jump of 12.19 meters (40-03.25).

2008 (SOPHOMORE)
Qualified for the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships in the long jump and triple jump; placed seventh in the triple jump at the 2008 Big Ten Indoor and Outdoor Championships, and took seventh in the long jump at the 2008 outdoor conference meet; marked a career-best 12.55 meters (41-02.25) in the triple jump at the Jesse Owens Track Classic.

2007 (FRESHMAN)
Posted a season-best long jump mark of 5.97 meters (19-05.50) at the Dave Rankin Invitational; ran on the Boilermakers' shuttle hurdle relay squad, which broke the school record at the Penn Relays with a time of 56.50.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year varsity letterwinner at Elyria High School; won the Ohio State High School Championship in the long jump as a senior; captured the indoor state championship in the long jump as a junior, also finishing second in the 60-meter dash and third in the 60-meter hurdles; qualified for the outdoor state meet in the 100-meter dash and 100-meter hurdles as a sophomore, setting the school record in the dash.

PERSONAL
Christina Aleah Madison was born March 10, 1988, in Elyria, Ohio; is the daughter of Robert and JoAnn Madison; has two sisters, Tianna and Adrianne; enjoys drawing, painting, singing and dancing; majoring in sociology.