Madison Perez, a graduate of Amador Valley High School and a student-athlete at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, was named Division III North Women's Track Athlete of the Month for January by the Eastern College Athletic Conference.

Perez, from Dublin, finished first in the 800-meter race, and with her team, also finished first in the 4x400-meter relay, at the Utica Invitational. She also finished first in the 500-meter race and third in the 4x400-meter relay at the Middlebury Invitational, and first among Division III runners in the 400-meter race at the Harvard's Crimson Elite.