Kansas Jayhawks

Madison Meador

Position Defender
Height 5'7''
Class Senior
Hometown Ballwin, Mo.
High School Marquette HS

SENIOR (2019)
Saw action in 17 of the Jayhawks’ matches in 2019, logging starts in eight contests … Averaged 40.8 minutes per outing … Helped the KU back line to nine shutouts in her 17 appearances … Also posted two shots on the year … Named to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team.

JUNIOR (2018)
Started in 20 of the Jayhawks’ 21 matches, averaging 89.6 min/gm… Scored the game-winning goal against South Dakota State (8/19)… Posted nine shots on the season … Helped the Kansas defense post nine shutouts and four shutout streaks of 200 minutes or longer on the year.

Appeared in 18 matches and was a starter in three of those outings … Averaged 40.3 minutes per contest with a 69.3 minutes per game average in games that she started … Played a season-high 97 minutes in the team’s final game of the season against TCU (11/1) … Got her first point with KU on an assist against Oregon State in KU’s 2-0 win (8/27) … Finished the season tied for third on the team with two assists.

AT OLE MISS (2016)
Started in 18 matches totaling 1420 minutes of action, all on the back line … Helped the Rebel defense record four shutouts … 1420 minutes ranked fifth on the team and first among newcomers … Took 13 shots on the year with four of those on frame.

Four-year letterwinner from Marquette High School in Chesterfield, Missouri … Team captain sophomore, junior and senior year … Played under head coach Chris Kenny … 2015-16 TopDrawerSoccer state all-star, Midwest All-Region Team and First Team All-America defender … Named first team all-metro, first team all-state, first team all-region and first team all-conference as a senior … Played in the Missouri Athletic Club All-Star Game … Voted team MVP and best defender following her senior campaign … As a junior, named third team all-metro, second team all-state, first team all-region and first team all-conference … Named second team all-conference after her freshman season … Scored the game-winning goal helping the Mustangs to the district championship for the first time ever as a sophomore … St. Louis Soccer Hall of Fame Future Stars Award … Named to the Honor Roll every semester, Named a Renaissance Scholar, earned the Winner’s Circle Award, Gold Scholar Athlete Award, Silver Scholar Athlete Award, 2016 US Army Reserve Scholar Athlete Award and graduated Summa Cum Laude … Also played basketball for the Mustangs.

Played Club soccer for St. Louis Scott Gallagher Elite/ECNL from U9-U19 … U13 SLSG Missouri State Cup Champions … U.S. Club Soccer id2 Camp in Raleigh, North Carolina (2012) … U.S. U15 Girls’ National Team (Chula Vista, California) in Feb. 2013 … 2013 U15 USWNT Pool Player … Participated in ECNL PDP in Wisconsin (2014) … Invited to the 2014 Puma Women’s Elite Showcase in Orlando, Florida … Top Drawer Soccer Rankings – No. 74 in Girls Top 150, No. 1 Regional (Heartland), No. 12 Defender … 2015 ECNL North America Division National Playoffs second place finish … 2016 U19 Missouri State Cup Champions.

Daughter of Chris and Cheryl Meador … Has two sisters, Kenzie and Morgan … Majoring in sport management.