Middle Blocker
Height: 6'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Goochland, Va.
High School: Goochland
Experience: 1st Year


Academic Honors

  • Spring 2019 President's List
  • Spring 2018 President's List
  • Fall 2017 Dean's List
  • Spring 2017 President's List


Played in 17 matches, making nine starts in her junior season… Participated in 39 sets and recorded 82 kills…Led GSU with a .286 hitting percentage and was third on the team with 2.10 kills per set… Ott added 27 blocks, including five solo blocks… She recorded double-digit kills on three occasions and had at least seven kills six times… Twice recorded a career high 16 kills (October 27, November 9) and hit a team high .467 on October 27… Recorded 15 kills while hitting .385 in a win over Georgia Southern on November 7… Twice reached the five block mark, including a career high six blocks on October 26… Recorded at least 10 points in five of the final six matches of the season.


Played in fifteen matches with four starts in her sophomore campaign… Totaled 32 kills in 35 sets, and finished the season second on the team with a .207 hitting percentage. ... Tied a career high with five kills in two sets of play against South Carolina State on September 16th. … Had three matches where she hit .500 or better… Added 14 blocks on the year.


Played in eight matches and 12 sets as a freshman ... Contributed eight kills on the year with a .294 hitting percentage ... Helped the Panthers to a victory in straight sets over South Carolina State with a five-kill performance ... Also added two kills on the road at Sun Belt Champion Coastal Carolina.


Three-year letterwinner at Goochland High School … Played under head coach Jennifer Erixon … As a middle blocker, named conference Player of the Year and first team all-conference in 2015 … As a sophomore, earned second team all-district, all-conference and all-region … Earned second team all-state honors her junior year … In three seasons, counted 560 kills, 201 blocks and 100 aces … Led her team to back-to-back district championship victories in 2013 and 2014 … Played club volleyball for USPAV … Made the A/B honor roll her freshman and junior years … Was a member of the National Art Honors Society.


Full name is Madelyn Nicole Ott … Born on March 7, 1998 in Richmond, Va. … Parents are James and Jennifer Ott. 

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