2009: Served as the coxswain for the second varsity eight in all seven races ... Helped the second varsity eight to a Petite Final victory at the NCAA Regatta clocking in a time of 6:37.83 in an open water victory ... Helped the second varsity eight to a second place finish at the Aramark South/Central Sprints recording a time of 6:13.40 ... Member of the second varsity eight crew which took first at the Big Ten Championships in a time of 6:15.07 ... Helped lead the second varsity eight to a pair of victories at the Dale England Cup ... An Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2008: Did not compete.
Prior to MSU: Three-time letterwinner in soccer at Gull Lake ... Also competed in cross country and volleyball during her junior and senior years ... Earned Gull Lake Volleyball Most Improved Player and Three-Season Sport Athlete Awards her senior year ... Member of the National Honor Society for two years ... Graduated with high honors.
Personal: Born Aug. 13, 1987 ... Daughter of Bill and Beth Gross ... A packaging major.