Sophomore (2014): Saw action in 11 games, 10 as a starter at linebacker ... Missed the game against Marist with an injury ... Finished the season seventh on the team with 48 total tackles ... Had a season-high nine tackles in the game against Butler ... Was credited with three tackles for loss on the year ... Had his first career interception in the game against Jacksonville to set up a Stetson touchdown ... Was credited with two pass breakups and one QB hurry.
Freshman (2013): Saw action in 11 games, 10 as a starter at linebacker ... Tied for sixth on the team in total tackles with 39 ... Was credited with three tackles for loss, including one sack, Was also credited with one pass breakup ... Two best outings came in the final two games of the year when he had seven tackles at Jacksonville (11/16) and eight at Mercer (11/23), including a sack ... Was named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll.
High School: Went to Bishop O'Dowd High School in Oakland, CA … Played linebacker, tight end, and offensive line … Had a combined 77 total tackles, three sacks, one fumble recovery and one safety … Member of 2010 and 2011 Hayward Area Athletic League Champions … First Team All-HAAL Offensive Line Right Guard in 2010 … 2011 All-HAAL Academic Team ... Was chosen to be a lifetime member of the California Scholarship Foundation ... Was an honor roll student ... Was named the outstanding junior male at Bishop O’Dowd ... Was a major of Filipino Club and the San Leandro Youth Advisory Commission ... Also lettered in track and field and baseball ...
Personal: Full name is Ignacio R. Madrid IV ... Was born on February 26, 1994, in Oakland ... Parents are Gladys and Ignacio Madrid … Has one sister, Livia (15) … The opportunity to continue playing football, academics, and the coaches were central in his decision to choose Stetson … Is a Chemistry major and hopes to attend dental school.