Heather Holliday
Heather Holliday

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Charlotte, Mich.

High School:
Charlotte


05/30/2013

Spartans Earn CRCA, Big Ten Honors

Cromie named CRCA All-Region Selection

05/29/2013

2013 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Selections Announced

MSU had 113 student-athletes recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

05/19/2013

Spartans Finish Fourth at Big Ten Championships

Second Novice Eight Earns Bronze Medal

05/17/2013

Spartans Head to Big Ten Championships

MSU looks for fourth championship

04/26/2013

Spartans Head to UVA Invitational

NCAA Boats face off with top competition

2013: Academic All-Big Ten Selection ... Opened the season (March 30) in the three seat of the varsity eight, falling to both Michigan and Notre Dame by two lengths... Rowed in the stroke seat of the second varsity 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 6:56.63, just three-tenths of a second behind second-place Michigan and open water ahead of the Hoosiers ... Lined up with some of the best crews in the country at the Clemson Invitational (April 20-21). In the seven seat of the varsity eight, crossed the line in a time of 6:48.3 in the Saturday morning heat, a race Cornell won in a time of 6:35.0. In the second two sessions at Clemson, rowed in the four seat in the varsity eight, and helped the boat finish third in its second Saturday race, crossing the line in 6:29.9, behind Louisville (6:22.0) and Minnesota (6:26.3). In Sunday's race, crossed the finish line in a time of 6:58.1, behind Louisville (6:46.7), Clemson, Cornell, and Duke ... In the stroke seat in the second varsity eight, posted a five-second win over Duke (7:05.04) after falling to No. 4 Virginia by open water when the team traveled to take on the host Cavaliers and the Blue Devils (April 27) ... Raced Big Ten foes Minnesota and Wisconsin in the final week of the regular season (May 5), and rowed to a third-place finish (6:56.4) as the stroke seat in the second varsity eight ... Stroked the varsity four to a fourth-place finish at the Big Ten Championships on May 19 (7:39.533). The Spartans finished fourth in the team standings with 85 points, behind champion Ohio State, Michigan, and Wisconsin.

2012: Rowed in the varsity four at NCAA Championships where the Spartans took third in the third-level final in a time of 7:33.95... Placed fourth at the Big Ten Championships in a time of 7:20.210 with the varsity four... Defeated Iowa by 18 seconds and Louisville by 15.8 seconds on April 7 in Iowa City ... Varsity four notched a win over Northeastern 14.1 seconds at the UVA Invitational (April 14-15) ... Beat No. 11 Stanford by open water (10.5 seconds) to help the varsity four to Big Ten Boat of the Week for the week of April 24th.

2011: Saw most of her action with the varsity four boat... Recorded a sweep over Boston University, Gonzaga and Indiana including a margin of 15.8 seconds over Gonzaga and 4.1 seconds against Indiana to capture the Dale England Cup... Posted a 8.62 second Big Ten victory over Minnesota ... Defeated Texas by a margin of 10.6 seconds.

2010: Competed with the novice eight in every race... Completed a sweep over Buffalo and Gonzaga by a margin of 7.9 seconds... Recorded a close victory of 1.1 seconds over Ohio State with the novice eight ... Notched a victory over Cornell... Claimed victories over both Michigan and Ohio State by differences of 1.85 seconds and 8.66 seconds... Rowed to a third place finish in the Big Ten Championships with a time of 6:53.37... Time of 7:00.52 was good for a fifth place finish in the 2010 South/ Central Sprints.

Prior to MSU: Was named to the First All-Conference team for Volleyball in 2008... Received a MHSAA Top 10 Student Academic Athletic Award, was captain of her volleyball team in 2008 and 2009 and captain of her softball team in 2009.

Personal: Born April 1, 1991... Daughter of Pete and Sandy Holliday... Majoring in kinesiology.