University of Iowa Athletics
High Jump

Madison Rouw

Class Fr.
Hometown Clive, Iowa
High School Waukee High School

2016 — Indoor – placed fifth in high jump with a collegiate-best 5-7 (1.70m) at Iowa State Classic… Outdoor – won high jump with a team-leading and collegiate-best 5-8 3/4 (1.75m) at Baldy Castillo Invite… that mark ranks sixth all-time at Iowa… tied for second in high jump at Jim Click Shootout (5-7 3/4, 1.72m)…letterwinner

2015 — Indoor – tied for 14th place in high jump with a team-leading 5-6 (1.68m) at Big Ten Championships… placed 11th in high jump at ISU Classic (5-4 1/4, 1.63m) and 12th at Husker Invite (5-4 1/4, 1.63m)… Outdoor – led team in high jump (5-5 1/4, 1.66m)… placed seventh in high jump at Baldy Castillo Invite (5-5 1/4, 1.66m) and competed in event at Beach Invite (5-5, 1.65m), Big Ten Championships (5-4 1/4, 1.63m) and Musco Twilight (5-4 1/4, 1.63m)… letterwinner.

2014 — Indoor – ran collegiate-best 60-meter hurdles at Husker Invite (9.14)… placed ninth in pentathlon at Bill Bergan Invite (2,477 points), posting collegiate bests in 800 meters (2:39.02) and shot put (24-5, 7.44m) as part of competition… tied for 14th place in high jump at Big Ten Championships (5-6, 1.68m)… placed 13th in high jump (5-4 1/4, 1.63m) at Jack Johnson Classic… Outdoor – placed third in high jump at Arizona State Invite with a collegiate-best 5-7 1/4 (1.71m), which ranks 10th all-time at Iowa… placed 13th in high jump at Big Ten Championships (5-5 1/4, 1.66m), seventh at Arkansas Spring Invite (5-5 1/4, 1.66m), 11th at Musco Twilight (5-3, 1.60m) and 26th at Drake Relays (5-3, 1.60m)… letterwinner.

High School — state champion in the high jump her senior year… state champion in the shuttle hurdle relay her sophomore and junior year… placed third at the state meet in the 100-meter hurdles her junior year and fifth her sophomore year… four-time all-state selection… conference champion in the high jump, shuttle hurdle relay (2x), 100-meter hurdles and 400-meter relay her junior year… team captain her junior year.

Personal — born July 9, 1995… daughter of Darwin and Andrea Rouw… her dad played basketball at Central College… has two siblings, Abi and Caleb… open major.

Rouw’s Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
60-Meter Hurdles (I) 9.14 at Husker Invitational 2/7/14
High Jump (I) 5-7 (1.70m) at ISU Classic 2/12/16
High Jump (O) 5-8 3/4 (1.75m) at Baldy Castillo Invitational 3/19/16