Michael Madsen Athlete Profile

#43 Michael Madsen

Michael Madsen
Position: Safety Height: 6-2 Weight: 197 Roster Years: 1999-2002 Hometown: Littleton, CO Last School: Columbine High School

Personal

Parents are Lowell and Bonnie...plans to major in pre-medicine at BYU...father, Lowell, was an all-conference performer and football team captain for the Cougars in the early 50s...served an LDS mission to Helsinki, Finland...Eagle Scout...recruited by Wyoming, Colorado State and Air Force.

At BYU

In 2001: Redshirted

In 2000: Saw action in six games as a sophomore... recorded three solo tackles on the season... credited with first career interception against Wyoming


In 1999: Played in five regular season games as a freshman... registered four tackles, including three unassisted and one assisted tackles.

Before BYU

Was valedictorian of his graduating class...National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete...was a three-year letterman in football at Columbine High School...named All-Colorado and all-county as a senior...selected as the county athlete of the year and the team captain...a four-year letterman in track and two-time letterman in basketball.

Stats

Madsen's Career Stats
Year Gms UT AT INT
1999 5 3 1 0
2000 6 3 0 1
2002 2 3 3 0
Total 13 9 4 1



1999 | Freshman Year

Played in five regular season games as a freshman... registered four tackles, including three unassisted and one assisted tackles.

2000 | Sophomore Year

Saw action in six games as a sophomore... recorded three solo tackles on the season... credited with first career interception against Wyoming.

2001 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted.

2002 | Junior Year

Impressed coaches during spring drills ... started at free safety in Syracuse game... recorded one unassisted tackle and one assisted tackle before seperating his shoulder in 42-21 win over Syracuse ... posted two solo tackles, two assisted tackles and one pass deflection in the Cougars? 35-32 win over Hawaii.