Nishtha Madan
Nishtha Madan
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Gurgaon, India
High School: The Shri Ram School
Experience: 3V

2019-20 Season

  • Was in the lineup for all four events during the fall.
  • Led the team with a scoring average of 71.91 in 11 rounds.
  • Finished first at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational in Washington after shooting 74-70-144 in the rain-shortened tournament.
  • Tied for 11th at the Princess Anne Invitational and tied for 13th at the Rainbow Wahine Invitational.
  • Lowest round was 69 during the final round of the Princess Anne.
  • Best 54-hole score also came at the Princess Anne where she shot 71-72-69-212.
  • Had eight rounds of 72 or better during the fall.

2018-19 Season

  • Named second team all-Big Sky.
  • Played in all 11 tournaments for the team during the season.
  • Ranked third on the team and eighth in school history with a scoring average of 74.61 in 28 rounds.
  • Placed seventh at the Princess Anne Invitational for her best finish.
  • Set her single round and 54-hole career bests at the tournament after shooting 72-71-68-211.
  • Her total of 71-75-73-219 at the NCAA Cle Elum Regional was the second best all-time by a Hornet woman at an NCAA postseason event.
  • Had seven rounds of 72 or better during the season.

2017-18 Season

  • Named first team all-Big Sky.
  • Averaged 74.20 in 30 rounds for the fourth best single-season average in school history.
  • Placed third at the Fresno State Classic and tied for third at the Rainbow Wahine Invitational for her best finishes.
  • Shot 69-70-73-212 at the Fresno State Classic for her career best.
  • That total is tie for third in school history.
  • Had seven rounds of 72 or lower.
  • Her rounds of 67 in the second round of the Rainbow Wahine Invitational set the school record.

2016-17 Season

  • Named third team all-Big Sky as a true freshman.
  • Competed in all 10 tournaments during the year.
  • Averaged 75.55 in 29 rounds for the fifth lowest single-season avearge in school history.
  • Set her single-round and 54-hole bests at the Rainbow Wahine Invitational after shooting 77-70-73-220.
  • Tied for 11th place at the Red Rocks Invitational for her highest finish.
  • Low round was 70 in the second round of the Rainbow Wahine.
  • Had five rounds of 72 or better, including the second round of the Big Sky Championship and NCAA Albuquerque Regional.

Personal

  • Majoring in psychology.
  • Sister, Astha, played for Sacramento State from 2014-15 through 2017-18.

Career Top Five Finishes
1st - UW Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational (Oct. 8-9, 2019)
3rd - Fresno State Classic (March 5-6, 2018)
t3rd - Rainbow Wahine Invitational  (Oct. 31-Nov. 1, 2017)

Lowest Rounds

68 - The Princess Anne Invitational (Oct. 7, 2018, 3rd Round)
69 - Fresno State Classic (March 5, 2018, 1st Round)
69 - The Princess Anne Invitational (Oct. 6, 2019, 3rd Round)
70 - Rainbow Wahine Invitational (Nov. 2, 2016, 2nd Round)
70 - Big Sky Championship (April 20, 2018, 2nd Round)
70 - UW Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational (Oct. 9, 2019, 2nd Round)

Lowest 36-Hole Scores
144 - UW Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational (Oct. 8-9, 2019)
155 - Sacramento State Invitational (March 20-21, 2017)

Lowest 54-Hole Scores
211 - The Princess Anne Invitational (Oct. 5-7, 2018)
211 - The Princess Anne Invitational (Oct. 4-6, 2019)
212 - Fresno State Classic (March 5-6, 2018)