UNCG Softball BIO
8 Dominique Madruga

2015 (Senior):
Saw action in 46 games, starting 46 at second base ... hit .271 with 35 hits, 28 runs scored, five doubles, two home runs and 12 RBI ... also had 11 walks, a team-best 14 hit by pitches and a .390 on base percentage ... hit a grand slam against George Washington (Feb. 14) ... had a seven-game hitting streak starting in game two of the season Feb. 6 through Feb. 28 ... picked up multiple hits in nine games, including a stellar 4-for-5 game against Loyola Marymount (March 7), which was second in school history for most hits in a game ... collect two hits at Elon (March 25) ... was 4-for-5 in a doubleheader against Radford (April 28) ... finished with 67 assists at second base and 91 putouts (third best on the team) ... was awarded a SoCon Commissioner's Medal (3.5 GPA or higher) ... made the SoCon honor roll.  

2014 (Junior): 
Played in 52 games, starting 51 at second base ... named second team All-SoCon at second base ... set career marks in average (.338), hits (45), runs scored (42), doubles (9), RBI (17) and stolen bases (10) ... also hit two home runs and had 89 assists in the infield ... went 1-for-3 with two runs scored against Ohio (Feb. 8) ... had an RBI double against Norfolk State (Feb. 16) ... was 2-for-3 against George Washington (Feb. 22) ... had two sacrifice RBI bunts against Bucknell (Feb. 28) and UNCW (Feb. 28) ... had four hits, two RBI and a run scored in the three game series against Georgia Southern (Mar. 15-16) ... was 1-for-3 with a double in game two against Samford (Mar. 22) ... went 2-for-4 with three runs scored in the series finale against Chattanooga (Mar. 30) ... was 2-for-3 with two runs scored in game two against Liberty (April 2) ... had five hits, two RBI and four runs scored in the doubleheader against UNCW (April 9) ... went 2-for-3 and an RBI with two runs scored in the series finale against Western Carolina (April 13) ... had two hits, two runs scored and a double in a doubleheader at Charlotte (April 16) ... picked up two RBI in the doubleheader against Charlotte (April 23) ... had five hits, seven runs scored, two RBI and a leadoff home run in game two in the three-game series at Appalachian State (April 26-27) ... had two hits, two RBI and five runs scored in a three-game series against Elon (May 3-4) ... picked up six hits in the SoCon Tournament (May 7-10) and was 2-for-3 in the championship against Chattanooga.

2013 (Sophomore):
Played in all 47 games, starting 43 at second base ... hit .144 with 15 runs scored, 14 hits, one double and eight RBI ... scored a run and an RBI against Quinnipiac (Feb. 23) ... scored two runs and had an RBI single against Quinnipiac (Feb. 24) ... scored a run against Samford (March 9) ... picked up a walk and a run scored against Charlotte (Mar. 14) ... has started last five games at second base, picking up two hits, a run scored and a stolen base in the series against Elon (Mar. 29-30) ... scored a run against Virginia Tech (April 2) ... had two hits, including a key three-run double in the series against Appalachian State (April 13-14) ... earned an RBI and a hit against UNCW (April 16) ... picked up her fifth RBI in last three games in game one against North Carolina Central (April 18) ... went 2-for-4 in the series finale against Chattanooga (April 21) ... scored two runs against Samford in the SoCon Tournament (May 10).   

2012 (Freshman):
Appeared in 50 games, starting 49 in the outfield and second base for the Spartans … hit .252 with 32 hits, two home runs, 12 RBI, 25 runs scored and seven stolen bases … was third on the team with a .358 on base percentage … first on the team and tied for second in the SoCon in hit by pitches … had five multi-hit games, including a 2-for-3 effort in the final game of the season against the College of Charleston (May 11) in the SoCon Tournament … hit her first career home run at Samford (Mar. 31) and added her second against the College of Charleston (May 11) … scored two or more runs twice … finished fifth on the team in batting average (.252). 

High school
Four-time All-San Diego City Western League shortstop for Cathedral Catholic High School … also a four-time San Diego Union-Tribune All-Academic Team selection … hit .427 as a senior and finished her career with a .380 average … was a first-team All-San Diego California Interscholastic Federation Division III selection in 2010 and second team in 2011 … was also Cathedral Catholic’s defensive player of the year in 2010 and MVP and Most Inspirational in 2011 … helped the Dons to CIF semifinals appearances all four years and a 2008 Western League title … earned the Joseph King Memorial Scholarship and the Jenna Druck Foundation Sprit of Leadership Award … played eight years of travel ball, including four for the San Diego Legacy … was selected to The Next Level Softball premier tournament team in 2010 … helped the team to a third-place finish in the Southern California State Championships and a ninth-place finish at ASA nationals in 2009 and a seventh-place finish at ASA nationals in 2011 … also a forward and captain for the San Diego Albion soccer club for six years.

Dominique Marie Madruga ... born Oct. 3, 1993, in San Diego, Calif. ... daughter of John and Marie Madruga ... has two older siblings, Pete and Nicole … father and brother played football at San Diego State University … major is communications. 


Position: 2B/SS
Height: 5'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: Cathedral Catholic
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