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Madison Treece
Layups with Madison Treece
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 09/28/2018
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DURHAM, N.C.— With it being only 44 days until the start of the 2018-19 Duke women’s basketball season, what a better way celebrate than to check in with sophomore Madison Treece.

Our No. 44, Treece hails from St. Peters, Mo., and is coming off seeing action in 17 games a year ago.  What did you do over the summer?

Madison Treece:  Over the summer I stayed at Duke and took classes while doing extra training and conditioning.

GD: What was the biggest learning experience as a freshman last year? 

MT:  My biggest learning experience was adjusting to the speed and intensity of college basketball.

GD:  What part of your game did you work on the most during the summer?

MT:  I worked on my mid-range game and three-point shot the most.


Quick Hitters:

Most used emoji? Cross-eyes with the tongue out goofy face

Role model? My dad

One thing that always put you in a good mood? Weekends

Favorite dance move? Moon walk

Which teammate would make the best president and why? Emily, she is very level-headed.

Nickname? Mad

Favorite color? Orange

Favorite snapchat filter? The one that makes leaves surround your head

Favorite Disney movie? Emperor’s New Groove

Song playing on your phone right now? Even Then by Micah Taylor

Last show you binge-watched? The Office

Go to song to practice to? Natural by Imagine Dragons

Best thing you did over the summer? Went to Carolina Beach

One word your teammates would use to describe you? Independent

Best advice you have ever received? Know that the best way to make God laugh is by making a plan.

Favorite TV show growing up? Drake & Josh

Favorite vacation spot? Really my house

One place you would like to travel to? Alaska

Do you have any pre-round rituals? Stretching

Best class you’ve taken at Duke and why? Developmental Psychology, I think it’s intriguing.

Beach or mountains? Beach

Do you have any relatives involved in athletics? My older sister played basketball for Oklahoma.

Instagram story or snapchat? Snapchat

Favorite type of ice cream? Peanut butter cup

Food you miss the most from home? Tuna melts

Favorite athlete? Baker Mayfield

Goals upon graduation? Become a Physician Assistant

Hobbies? Napping, swimming

Do you play a musical instrument and if so what? I took a semester of piano in high school. I don’t remember how to play though.

If you could play another sport in college what would it be? I’d be a swimmer.