MSU finished well ahead of its seeding at prestigious regatta
Spartans compete Sunday at prestigious regatta
One-hundred and eight Spartans recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Spartans line up with competitive field to begin season
Spartans line up with Gophers, Badgers
2015 Academic All-Big Ten Honoree … Starting the season in the bow seat of the second varsity eight, came away with a mixed bag of results at the season-opening Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (3/14-15), finishing in contact with both second-place Oklahoma (6:10.545) and third-place UCF (6:10.791) in the opening race, clocked at 6:13.259 … Was third behind eventual top-10 national finishers Virginia and Yale in the second race, but won the third race in a time of 6:10.139, open water ahead of Tennessee, Kansas, and Alabama … Lost a pair of head-to-head battles with from Louisville and Notre Dame in a double dual held at Ohio State (3/28), rowing in the three seat of the second varsity eight … In the bow seat of the 2V, 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) , and also 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 … Rowed in the seven seat of 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 with Big Ten rivals Minnesota and Wisconsin in Baraboo, Wisconsin (5/2), finishing third … Finished third in the second semifinal heat 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: 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... Held off Wisconsin in the final 500 to win by a half-length and defeated Minnesota by open water in the second novice eight at Michigan (4/12)... Defeated Kansas by 11 seconds at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (3/15).
Prior to MSU: Attended Salem High School in Canton, Mich. ... Member of the National Honor Society...
Personal: Born Sep. 29, 1995 ... Daughter of Tim and Mary Thompson ... Plans to major in nursing.