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.
GoDuke.com: 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.
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.
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.