FRESHMAN SEASON (2014)
Appeared in 19 matches with six starts while playing as a forward and midfielder during her true freshman season in 2014 … Earned her first collegiate start in LSU’s 3-0 home shutout of Nicholls on Sept. 2, recording an assist on Fernanda Pina’s game-winning goal in the eighth minute of play … Scored one point on the season with her assist against Nicholls … Started four-straight matches to wrap up the non-conference season at home against Stephen F. Austin on Sept. 8 and on the road against BYU on Sept. 11, No. 25-ranked Duke on Sept. 14 and Marquette on Sept. 21 … Cracked LSU’s starting 11 in on SEC match in a home clash with the Kentucky Wildcats on Oct. 24 … Made 10 appearances in SEC play in 2014 … Recorded four shots on the season … Earned her first varsity letter.
PRIOR TO LSU
Enrolled at LSU in January 2014 for the 2014 spring semester … A four-star recruit in the Class of 2014 by TopDrawerSoccer.com … Emerged as a national prospect after receiving an invitation to the U.S. Soccer National Player ID Camp in Portland, Oregon, in 2010 … Also trained at the U.S. Soccer Federation Training Center in Greensboro, North Carolina, during her youth career … Veteran of the Region III Olympic Development Program Team and Region III ODP player pool during her youth career … Competed internationally with the Region III ODP Team in 2011 … Also competed with the Region III ODP Team at the Thanksgiving Interregional Tournament in Florida in 2010 … Three-year member of the South Carolina State ODP Team from 2009-11 under the direction of Matt Smith … Captained the South Carolina State ODP Team in her age group in 2010 … Played club soccer with the Lake Norman Soccer Club to end her club career … Also played club soccer with Carolina Elite Soccer Academy … Started her club career by playing with the boys team at Discoveries Soccer Club … Led Lake Norman SC to the Atlantic Soccer League championship in 2013 while being named to the All-ASL Team … Also guided her club team to the South Carolina State Cup championship in her age group in 2011 … Also advanced to the South Carolina State Cup finals in 2009 and 2010 … Member of her club team that was an age group finalist at the famed 2010 Donosti Cup, which is an international football tournament held annually in San Sebastian, Spain … Two-time Disney Junior Soccer Showcase Champion in 2008 and 2009 … Was a Puma Elite Showcase attendee in 2011 … Also a decorated performer with her high school team at Northwestern High School under the direction of coaches Michelle Butler and Cesar Robles … Captained her high school team in 2013 … Was a South Carolina All-State and All-Region 3-4A selection as a senior in 2013 … Also earned all-region honors during her freshman season … Honored as her high school’s Offensive Most Valuable Player as a senior in 2013.
Full name is Madeline Elizabeth Ramsey … Born on May 24, 1996 … Parents are Morris and Florence Ramsey … Older sister, Alex Ramsey, was a four-year letterwinner with the LSU Soccer team from 2010-13 … Recipient of the Northwestern Athletic Academic Award during her prep career at Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, South Carolina … Given the “Best in Interior Design” award as a high school student … Spent time off the field in high school as a volunteer coach for the Under-12 girls at Discoveries Soccer Club … Majoring in mass communication.