Stephen Madsen
Stephen Madsen
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New Providence, N.J.
High School: New Providence
Position: Mid Distance


2011: Ran season-bests with times of 2:37.28 in the 1,000 meter run at the Crowell Open (Jan. 8), 1:55.29 in the 800 meter run at the New England Indoor Championship preliminaries, where he finished 20th (Feb. 25), 53.81 in the 400 meter dash at Maine (Feb. 5), 4:35.65 in the mile run at the Harvard Open (Dec. 10) and 4:08.39 in the 1,500 meter run at the Holy Cross Quad Meet (April 23) … placed third with a 1:55.80 in the 800 meter run at Holy Cross (April 26) … placed third with a 1:09.50 in the 500 meter run at the New Hampshire Quad Meet (Jan. 22) … part of the 4x400 relay team that placed first at Maine with an overall time of 3:33.43 (Feb. 5) … ran with the 4x800 relay team that placed sixth at the Patriot League Indoor Championship with a time of 7:49.06 (Feb. 19).

2010: Competed in the 400, 800 and 1,500 events ... placed seconds in heat three of the 400 at the Brown Springtime Invitational with a career-best time of 53.46 seconds ... ran a career-best time in the 800 at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship with a time of 1:57.28, finishing third in heat one of the finals ... ran a career-best in the 1,500 at the UMass Spring Meet with a time of 4:10.86.

2009: Finished with a time of 1:58.64 in the 800 at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (May 2) ... ran a season-best time of 4:38.96 in the one mile at the Yale Track Classic (Jan. 10) ... placed sixth in the 1,500 at Holy Cross (April 22) with a time of 4:15.65 ... named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross: A varsity member of the cross country and track teams at New Providence H.S. under head coaches Bill Sinnott and Kevin Kelly … cross country team won the sectional championship in 2007 … named cross country MVP in 2007 … outdoor track team won the conference championship all four years he was on the team … named indoor track MVP in 2007-2008 and outdoor track MVP in 2008.

Personal: Son of Richard and Geralyn Madsen … has two brothers (Will and Rob) ... majoring in Political Science ... also a member of the Holy Cross cross country team.