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Kasidy Higgins
Kasidy  Higgins


Lake Orion, Mich.

High School:
Lake Orion



Academic All-Big Ten Honors Announced for the 2017 Spring Season

In total, 141 Spartans earn a 3.0 GPA or higher.


Boston-Bound Rowers Prepare for Two Races

MSU looks to draw on HOCR experience.


Spartans Host Wisconsin, Minnesota In Big Ten Double Dual

MSU hosts lone home race in 2017


Big Ten Double Dual On Tap for Spartans

Spartans Line Up With Other Ranked B1G Crews


Rowers Open Big Ten Season at Rutgers

Spartans Face Top-10 Crews In Princeton Saturday

2017: A 2017 CRCA National Scholar Athlete... A 2017 Academic All-Big Ten Selection ... Opened the season with strong performances at the Oak Ridge Cardinal in the second varsity eight, finishing second to Virginia in a time of 6:48.672 and defeating Notre Dame and West Virginia in the morning session and posting a heat victory in a time of 6:51.429 over Clemson, Minnesota, and the Mountaineers in the afternoon (3/11) ... On Sunday at Oak Ridge (3/12), was fourth behind Michigan, Virginia, and Tennessee in a time of 6:52.579 ... Posted a commanding victory in the opening Big Ten race of the season in the varsity eight at Rutgers, defeating the Scarlet Knights by more than 10 seconds (7:00.9) ... In the second varsity eight, rowed at Princeton with Brown in the day after the B1G opener (3/25). Finished third behind No. 10 Princeton and No. 5 Brown in a time of 7:10.7 ... In a Big Ten Double Dual at Indiana (4/1), rowed in the second varsity eight and clocked a 6:56.16 lined up against No. 14 Iowa, 15 seconds behind the Hawkeyes, and was about a length behind the Hoosiers in the afternoon (6:45.61-6:50.91), but had a half-length advantage on Kansas at the finish line ... Hosting a Big Ten Double Dual on Lake Ovid (4/8), finished second to No. 11 Wisconsin ( 6:29.44 -6:53.34) in the morning and was about a length of open water behind Minnesota in the afternoon session in the second varsity eight (6:49.08) ... Raced in a pair of varsity four entries in Cambridge, Mass on the Charles River, finishing with open water over Northeastern (7:28.400- 7:35.290), with UMass and BU battling it out for third (4/22) ... Completed the weekend on the Charles in the V4 by finishing in a time of 7:30.9, just under a length ahead of Radcliffe (7:33.6), and both crews were 30 seconds ahead of Boston College (4/23)... At the Big Ten Championships (5/14) in the Varsity four, finished fourth in a time of 7:11.257, about a length ahead of fifth-place Indiana at the finish ...

Fall 2016: Rowed in the two seat of the varsity eight at the prestigious Head of the Regatta, and helped the Spartans to a 15th-place finish in the Women's Championship Eights ...

2016: Big Ten Distinguished Scholar, earned with a 3.7 grade point average In the 2015-16 academic year ... Academic All-Big Ten selection ... Six seat in the varsity eight in each of the squad's spring races ... Had a strong performance at the Oak Ridge Invitational (3/12-13) in the varsity eight, winning it's Saturday morning race by open water (6:28.48) over Oklahoma, Kansas and Alabama ... In the afternoon session at Oak Ridge finished third behind No. 4 Virginia (6:07.85), and Notre Dame (6:11.37), posting a time of 6:13.08. In the Sunday morning session, outpaced Big Ten foe Minnesota by a full length (6:37.90) -- the fourth-best time of any varsity eight on the lake on Sunday morning - and more than two lengths ahead of both Central Florida and West Virginia ... In the varsity eight, finished third behind No. 3 Virginia and No. 7 Michigan, (6:37.7), in the first session of the Big Ten/ACC Double Dual in Columbus (4/2) but was ahead of Clemson in the second session by more than two lengths of open water (6:45.9), and had contact with winner Michigan at the finish line ... Split action at the Big Ten Double Dual in Princeton, NJ (4/9) in the varsity eight, downing Rutgers by more than 26 seconds before falling to No. 3 Ohio State by six seats ... At the Clemson Invitational (4/16-17) raced in the varsity eight and had a fourth-place finish in the morning session, behind UCLA in second (6:48.2) and Louisville edging MSU by a second for third place (6:51.5 - 6:52.6). In the second session at Clemson, had a tall task against No. 3 Ohio State, No 4. Virginia, and No. 8 Texas, finishing fifth behind San Diego (6:32.50) ... Finished third to No. 3 Ohio State and No 16. Syracuse (4/24) in a three-boat varsity eight race in Columbus, clocked in a time of 6:25.2 ... Racing in Ann Arbor (4/30), took second behind the Wolverines in a time of 6:21.47, six seats ahead of (RV) Louisville in the varsity eight ... In the varsity eight race at the Big Ten Championships (5/15), rowed to a seventh-place finish (6:42.309), less than a second behind sixth-place Minnesota ...

2015: Rowed in the four seat of the novice eight in all seven racing weekends ... Won two sets of races in the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (3/14-15), finishing open water in the first race over second-place Oklahoma (6;12.837-6:25.695) and again in the second race over second-place Kansas (6:12.132-6:24.276) ... Finished third to Virginia and Yale in the second of the three races ... Had strong performances in a close finish ahead of Louisville (6:37.07-6:37.51) and an open-water over the Notre Dame novice eight (6:45.14-7:04.51) in a double dual at Ohio State (3/28) ... In a double-dual at Michigan (4/11), posted a pair of open-water victories over Big Ten rivals Iowa (6:54.30-7:07.45) and Indiana (6:47.1-6:55.9) ... Won two of three races at the Clemson Invitational (4/18-19) by at least six seats, and finished second to Ohio State by a bowball in the third (6:43.0-6:43.3) ... Second in a race with Syracuse, Michigan and Ohio State in Columbus (4/25), behind the host Buckeyes (6:48.3-6:51.0) ... Finished second in a Big Ten showdown in Baraboo, Wisconsin, finishing just over two seats behind Wisconsin (7:16.468) in a time of 7:18.663, and open water ahead of the Golden Gophers ... Finished second to the Buckeyes in the second semifinal at the Big Ten Championships in Indianapolis (5/16-17), and pulled to a bronze-medal finish behind Ohio State and Wisconsin in the Grand Final.

Prior to MSU: Attended Lake Orion High School ... Lettered in soccer.

Personal: Born Dec. 3, 1995 ... Daughter of Calvin and Diane Higgins ... Plans to major in Social Relations and Policy ... Member of the National Honor Society.

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