Alejandro Madrid

January Comeback Athlete of the Month - 2018

Our Comeback Athletes are individuals that have had an injury, gone through the necessary recovery and have 'comeback' to play sports again. They have utilized one of our AMP physicians: Dr. Elliott, Dr. Klepps, Dr. Shenton, Dr. Phipps or Dr. Bentley, and used one of AMP's owning partners for some or all of their procedures or recovery: St. Vincent Healthcare, Ortho Montana and Yellowstone Surgery Center.


School: Billings Senior High
Grade: 11
Grandparents: Richard & LaVerne Meza
Uncle & Aunt Vincent & Ryan Meza

Injury: Torn Meniscus, left
Doctors: Steven Klepps, MD

Sports & Accomplishments

Winter Sport: Wrestling

  • Number of years Varsity: 2
  • Weight Class: 103 lbs.
  • Accomplishments:
    • Selected to compete in 1st Annual Montana All-Star Duals tournament in December 2017
    • Placed 4th at 2017 State
    • Most Pins for Senior High Season 2016-2017


When did the first injury happen?
I injured my knee at a werstling camp in Bozeman, in the summer of 2017.

What was going through your mind in that moment?
I just wrestled with it. I thought it was a cramp.

How long were you out before being cleared to play?
3 months

What was involved in your recovery?
Once healed from the surgery, I had physical therapy 2 times a week.

A Personal Look

Favorite class and/or subject:
Sports Medicine

Celebrity Crush:
Ashley Graham

As a little kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?

At the age you are now, what do you want to be when you grow up?
Physical Therapist or Athletic Trainer

A pet peeve:
Rude people

What teammate of yours do you love to follow on Twitter or Instagram:
Charlie Klepps

Who would win an arm wrestling competition on your team:
Jarret Leinwand

Would you rather: Wash dishes, mow the lawn, clean the bathroom or vacuum the house?
Mow the lawn

Photo Credit: Alsa Photography

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