IN THE BSU RECORD BOOKS: Ranks second all-time in the 1M with a score of 289.95 for six dives ... fifth in school history in the 3M with a score of 289.05 for six dives at the 2015 MAC Championships (Feb. 27).
2015-16: Earned her fourth letter at Ball State ... named to the Academic All-MAC team ... marked season-high scores of 289.95 on the one-meter against Miami, as well as a mark of 272.78 on the three-meter against Toledo ... earned Mid-American Conference Diver of the Week honors after qualifying for NCAA Diving Zones for the third time with her 289.95 score ... the one-meter score ranked her second overall in the Ball State record books in six-dive action ... at the 2016 NCAA Diving Zones, Zirzow earned a 216.10 mark in three-meter, as well as a score of 239.10 in one-meter.
2014-15: Earned her third letter at Ball State ... posted season high scores of 269.85 on the 1-meter against Akron, as well as 289.05 on the 3-meter at the 2015 MAC Championships ... both scores qualified for the NCAA Zone Championships in Columbus, Ohio ... competed on the 3-meter dive (218.95) with a 15.90 difficulty, and on the 1-meter (256.30) with a 14.80 difficulty at Zone Championships ... finished third overall on the 3-meter (230.65) and fourth overall on the 1-meter (242.35) in the season opener at the Indiana Intercollegiate ... earned two individual event wins against Bowling Green with scores of 268.05 and 260.10 on the 1- and 3-meter dives, respectively ... snagged first place finishes on both the 1- and 3-meter diving events with scores of 269.85 and 265.20 in the home opener against Akron ... at the 11th annual Douglas A. Coers Invitational, Zirzow earned an individual event win in the 1-meter (252.53), while placing second in the 3-meter (257.18) ... tallied two first place finishes in the 1-meter (261.38) and 3-meter (253.73) in the victory over IUPUI and Xavier ... at the 2015 MAC Championships, Zirzow finished 11th overall with a finals score of 256.35 on the 1-meter, and 10th overall with a score of 289.05, which sits fifth best in the all-time Ball State record books.
2013-14: Earned her second letter at Ball State ... finished 18th at the MAC Championships in the 1M with a score of 211.75 and turned in a 22nd place performance in the 3M ... turned in her season-best score on the 3M in a dual meet against IUPUI/Xavier on Jan. 10, 2014, with a 259.05 ... scored a season-best 245.95 on the 1M against Eastern Michigan and Ohio State ... had seven top three finishes on the season.
2012-13: Earned her first letter at Ball State ... qualified for the NCAA Zone Championships in West Lafayette, Ind., netting scores of 214.10 in the 1M and 188.35 in the 3M preliminaries ... finished 16th in the 3M at the 2013 MAC Championships with a score of 252.90 ... turned in a season-best mark of 276.75 in the 1M vs. Evansville (Nov. 9) which ranks fourth in the BSU record books ... scored a season-best 284.50 at the House of Champions meet which ranks seventh in school history.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterwinner for coach Jill Eakright at Homestead High School ... Won sectionals her senior season, finishing sixth at regionals and 14th in the state of Indiana ... Named to the All-Conference team her junior and senior seasons in the Northern Hoosier Conference ... best mark at the one meter was a 432 ... was a two-year letterwinner in gymnsastics participating in all four events.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Greg and Melissa Zirzow ... has a sister, Morgan, and a brother, Chad ... born Dec. 2, 1993 in Fort Wayne, Ind. ... full name is Madelyn Christine Zirzow ... majoring in psychology, while also earning minors in psychology of human development and interpersonal relations.