In all, 96 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.
Rowing starts Saturday with semifinals
Racing begins Saturday evening
Racing begins Saturday evening
One-hundred and eight Spartans recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
2015 Academic All-Big Ten Honoree ... Spent the entire season in the stroke seat of the varsity four ... Opened the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (3/14-15) with a time of 6:56.774, good for a third-place finish (3/14), behind Minnesota and Oklahoma but six seats ahead of UCF ... Third behind top-10 NCAA finishers Yale and Virginia in the second race at Oak Ridge ... Won the final race at the Cardinal Invitational, nearly a full length behind second-place Kansas (6:01.206-6:05.088) ... Second to both Louisville and Notre Dame in a double dual at Ohio State (3/28) ... Finished behind Iowa and Indiana in a Big Ten double-dual at Michigan (4/11) ... Was fifth, sixth, and sixth in three races at the two-day Clemson Invitational (4/ 18-19) ... Was fourth behind Michigan, Syracuse, and host Ohio State in Columbus (4/25) ... Finished behind Minnesota and the host Badgers in a Big Ten race held in Baraboo, Wisconsin (5/2) ... Won the Petite Final at the Big Ten Championships by open water over Rutgers (8:36.396-9:02.861) ... Was fourth in the Big Ten semifinal on day one of competition (5/16-17).
2014: Posted a victory over Ohio State by nearly a full length of open water in the novice eight (7:31.70 - 7:40.14) (5/3)... Finished first nearly a full length ahead of second-place Penn (7:54.9), and 18 seconds ahead of third-place Louisville as part of the novice eight at the Clemson Invitational (4/19)... Finished first in the novice eight on day two of the Clemson Invite (4/20), finishing six seats ahead of second-place Indiana and besting Syracuse, Oregon State, Washington State, Clemson, and Duke by open water... Novice eight won by a full length over Wisconsin and by open water over Minnesota at Michigan (4/12)... Defeated the Brown novice eight by open water (3/29)... Finished nearly 30 seconds ahead of Rutgers, who edged Boston by two seats in the novice eight race (3/28)... Defeated Duke and Kansas at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (3/15).
Prior to MSU: Attended Eaton Rapids High School in Eaton Rapids, MI ... Member of the National Honor Society, Student Council and Magna Cum Laude ... MHSAA Scholar Athlete Award recipient ... Awarded the CAAC All-Academic Award as well as the CAAC Senior Scholar Athlete Award ... Four-year varsity letterwinner in swimming ... Swim team MVP as a junior and senior ... Two-time LSJ Dream Team selection for swimming ... Graduated as the Eaton Rapids school record holder in the 100 butterfly, 200 individual medley, 500 meter freestyle and 200 meter freestyle...Four-time All-Area and All-Conference athlete in swimming ... Three-year varsity letterwinner in track and field ... Three-time All-Conference selection in track ... State qualifier in track her senior year...
Personal: Born Feb. 7, 1995 ... Daughter of David and Laura Boomer ... Plans on majoring in Genomics and Molecular Genetics.