“My first real, over-the-fence, home run was last weekend. A 3-run walk off against a girl 7 years older than me! The best part was, as soon as I hit it I knew it was gone!”
Ringor: How long have you been playing softball?
Maddie: Since 1st grade.
R: And how old are you?
R: What team do you play for right now?
M: Bat Company.
R: What High School will you be attending?
M: West Linn High School.
R: What positions do you play?
M: I play pitcher, third base, and first base.
R: What is your favorite part of softball?
M: Ummm, having fun and being competitive.
R: What do you enjoy doing outside of softball?
M: I play other sports.
R: What other sports?
M: Lacrosse, basketball, and soccer.
R: Wow that must keep you busy! What has been your most memorable softball moment?
M: When the other team was cheering really loud at state and we were up by one with bases loaded. I caught a foul ball and then the game was over.
R: How do you prepare for a softball game?
M: I listen to music and imagine the perfect game.
R: Ooh, what type of music do you like?
M: Rock and hip hop.
R: Who do you look up to?
M: Jennie Finch because she was an awesome pitcher.
R: What are your goals and dreams?
M: My goal is to become a DI college pitcher.
R: What are three things you can’t live without?
M: My friends, family, and softball.
R: What are two things on your bucket list?
M: To be on the USA team and also have a job.
R: Well, don’t rush into that last one!
R: So, what is your favorite go-to snacks at tournaments?
M: Hmmmm, Gatorade.
R: What is your favorite place to eat out?
M: Lil’ Cooperstown!
R: What is your favorite TV show?
M: Teen Wolf
R: What about your favorite color?
R: If you could be any animal what would you be?
M: A dog, because they are cool.
R: Who is your favorite superhero and why?
M: Superman, because he is super and he is cool.