8 Madison Schaefer
8 Madison Schaefer
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Newton, MA
High School: Newton North
Position: P
Bats/Throws: L/L

Freshman (2018):
Helped the Emory pitching staff by appearing in 11 contests, three as a starter ... Finished with a 2-1 record, registering an ERA of 1.78 over 19 2/3 innings of action ... Complete-game win saw her toss all six innings, surrendering nine hits and fanning one, in an 11-3 triumph over Piedmont (Apr. 19) ...  Strong relief effort against Georgia Gwinnett (Apr. 25), the top-ranked NAIA team, in the second game of a doubleheader, allowing just one run over 3 2/3 innings ...  Earned the victory after hurling 1 2/3 innings of scoreless relief in a 6-3 decision over NYU (Apr. 27) in the second game of a doubleheader. 

High School:

Four-year member of the softball program at Newton North High School ... Served as team captain as a senior ... Coached by Lauren Baugher ... As a senior she fanned 182 opposing batters and registered an ERA of 0.69 in helping her squad to the Division I state semifinals ... Was a key force in her team winning its first sectional title in school history en route to finishing with a 21-4 record ... Posted 14 strikeouts in a 2-1 victory over Billerica in the Division I North Final ... Member of The Boston Globe and The Boston Herald 2017 All-Scholastic Team ... Was named her high school's Senior Athlete of the Year ... Also competed on the swim team for four years.

Played travel ball for East Coast Force.

Daughter of Steve and Jodi Schaefer ... Born Oct. 7.

"I chose Emory because of its location, academic opportunities and competitive softball program."

Career Stats

2018 1.78 2-1 3 1 19.2 22 8 5 2 5 8 5
TOTALS 1.78 2-1 3 1 19.2 22 8 5 2 5 8 5