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Madelyn Martino

Madelynn has been a pioneer in girl’s sports in the Chicago Public Schools and was the first girls track coach at Lane Tech. She has been officiating track and cross country for thirty years. During that time, she has worked girl’s Sectional and State meets every year. Fifteen years ago, she began working the Boys State Meet. Ms. Martino has served as the Head Umpire at the Girls State meet, a Starter at both Boys and girls State AA meets, a Referee at both, a Starter at the State Cross Country meet and has been a Honorary Referee at the Girls State meet. Madelynn was also active in track at other levels. She was a Starter at the Goodwill Games at the Rosemont Horizon. At the NCAA Division III Indoor Meet held at Illinois Wesleyan University, Madelynn served as the track appointee to the Official's Committee for nine years.