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Madison McConkey
Position: All-Around
Height: 5'4"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
High School: Lincoln Pius X
Club: Nebraska School of Gymnastics

Honors & Awards
- 2014 Academic All-Big Ten

- 2014 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team
- 2014 Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll: Spring
- 2013 Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll:Spring
- 2012 Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll: Fall

2014 • Sophomore Season 
Madison McConkey provided necessary depth to the Huskers roster this season. The sophomore became a bars specialist and made her debut on the event against Michigan on Valentine’s Day. McConkey picked up her career-high mark of 9.70 against Arkansas on senior night. 

As a business administration major she earned her first Academic All-Big Ten Conference honor as well as making Nebraska honor roll for the fall of 2013.

2013 • Freshman Season
A native of Lincoln, Madison McConkey took a redshirt season as she adjusted to the competition level of collegiate gymnastics. McConkey will contribute valuable depth to the Huskers when she joins the lineup in 2014.

She got off to a solid start in the classroom by claiming spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters of 2012-13.

Before Nebraska
McConkey trained alongside teammate Jamie Schleppenbach at the Nebraska School of Gymnastics under Tim and Rachel Garrison. A three-time Junior Olympic National qualifier, McConkey finished second (2009), fifth (2010) and third (2011) in the Region IV all-around competition. She also competed at the Kansas City Pink Ribbon Invitational in 2011, finishing first on bars (9.575), third on floor (9.550) and fourth on beam (9.45).

Personal
A Lincoln, Neb. native, McConkey was born Sept. 16, 1994 to Mick and Cookie McConkey. She has a sister, Markie, and a brother, Mickey. She was a 2012 graduate of Pius X High School. She has not declared a major but she did earn spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters of 2012-13.

McConkey's Career Highs at Nebraska 
Career Highs: 
    Bars: 9.70 (vs. Arkansas, 3/8/14)

2014 Highs: 
    Bars: 9.70 (vs. Arkansas, 3/8/14)

 

 

 

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