Asabe Danpollo
Asabe  Danpollo

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rochester Hills, Mich.

High School:
Rochester

Position:
Varsity


06/01/2016

Academic All-Big Ten Honors Announced for the 2016 Spring Season

In all, 96 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.

05/13/2016

Big Ten Championship Awaits Spartans in Indianapolis

Rowing starts Saturday with semifinals

05/13/2016

Big Ten Championships Await MSU in Indianapolis

Racing begins Saturday evening

05/13/2016

Big Ten Championships Await MSU in Indianapolis

Racing begins Saturday evening

05/28/2015

2015 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Honorees Announced

One-hundred and eight Spartans recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

2015 Academic All-Big Ten Honoree … Made her season debut in the bow seat of the varsity four at a double dual at Ohio State (3/28), where MSU finished second to both Louisville and Notre Dame … Moved into the second varsity eight in the third week of the racing season, where MSU finished a length behind Big Ten foes Iowa (6:44.8-6:49.23) and Indiana (6:37.1-6:42.0) in a Big Ten Double Dual at Michigan (4/11) … Finished third in the first set of second varsity eight races at the Clemson Invitational, a photo finish with Duke (6:54.3-6:54.9) for second place behind Louisville (4/18). Was fifth in the second 2V race, and fourth in the 2V finale … Moved into the bow seat in the second varsity eight for the final three racing weekends of the season … Finished behind eventual national champion Ohio State, Syracuse, and Michigan in a race in Columbus (4/25) … Came up short in a race with Big Ten rivals Minnesota and Wisconsin in Baraboo, Wisconsin (5/2), finishing third … Finished third in the second semifinal heat for second varsity eights at the Big Ten Championships (May 16), just five-tenths of a second behind second-place Indiana … Was sixth in the Grand Final at Big Tens, clocked in a time of 7:19.715.

2014: Academic All-Big Ten... Finished second by three seats to Iowa, but had open-water over third-place Penn in the second varsity eight at the Clemson Invitational (4/19)... Defeated Rutgers and Boston in the second varsity eight race (3/28)... Varsity four defeated Duke by three seconds on the first day of the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (3/15).

2013: In the season-opening races at home (March 30) in the three seat of the second novice eight, fell to Michigan by 11 seconds in the morning session but rebounded with an open-water win over Notre Dame in the afternoon ... Rowed in the five seat of the second novice eight in a four-boat race with Big Ten foes Michigan, Ohio State, and Indiana (April 13) when conditions forced a change from a double-dual format. Finished third in a time of 6:92.4, nearly two lengths ahead of fourth-place Ohio State ... Lined up with some of the best crews in the country at the Clemson Invitational (April 20-21). Appeared in the five seat in the second novice eight boat, which finished second to Texas in each race, but ahead of Ohio State, Clemson, and Duke. Posted times of 7:16.8 in the morning and 6:57.6 in the afternoon, closing the gap on the Longhorns by more than three seconds by the afternoon session ... The Sunday racing for the novice eights at Clemson was wiped out due to weather conditions ... Raced Big Ten foes Minnesota and Wisconsin in the final week of the regular season (May 5), and rowed to a third-place finish (6:42.6) as the bow seat in the novice eight. In one of the tightest races of the day, Wisconsin finished in 6:57.1, Minnesota in 6:58.8, and MSU just a length behind in 7:02.9 ... Helped the novice eight finish one spot better than its seeding at the Big Ten Championships (May 19). In the seven seat, finished fourth in a time of 7:14.462. The Spartans finished fourth in the team standings with 85 points, behind champion Ohio State, Michigan, and Wisconsin.