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Alex Madrigal
Player Profile:
Alex Madrigal 2403440
Height: 5'7"
Weight: 141
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: Oak Park River Forest

Career Record: 12-13 (30-18 including redshirt year)

2016-17: Qualified for the 2017 NCAA Championships as a redshirt freshman at 133 after a fifth-place finish at the MAC Championships... Recorded five major decision victories... Posted a major decision win over nationally-ranked Cam Kelly from Ohio at the conference tournament... Placed fifth at the Southeast Open. 

2015-16: Recorded an 18-6 record competing in open tournaments as a redshirt at 125 and 133... Finished as the East Stroudsburg Open runner-up... Went 4-1 en route to a third place finish at the Hokie Open... Captured third place at the NC State Wolfpack Open, going 3-1... Went 2-1 at Midlands and went 4-2 at the National Collegiate Open.... Tied for most tech. falls on the team with four... Added three wins by major decision and four via fall. 

Prep: Runner-up at 2015 Illinois State Championships as a senior and took fifth as a junior in 2014 for Oak Park River Forest High School… Placed third at 2014 USAW Preseason Nationals at 120 lbs.… Took fifth at the Journeyman Classic… Went undefeated at the 2014 USAW Scholastic Duals… Finished career ranked in the top 10 by InterMat at 120 lbs.

Off the Mat: Born August 4, 1997... Son of Javier and Mina Madrigal... Has two brothers, Augustine and Anthony, and one sister, Lucy... Majoring in exercise science. 

Why ODU? "I chose ODU because I believe it is the best place for me to achieve my goals academically and athletically."

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