2013: Academic All-Big Ten Selection ... Raced in the three seat of the second varsity in the season opener (March 30) against Michigan and Notre Dame at home, and fell by two lengths to the Wolverines and a length and a half to the Irish ... Rowed in the bow 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 bow seat of the second varsity eight, finished fourth in its morning heat, (6:50.2), as Cornell posted the second-best time of the morning session and won MSUs heat in a time of 6:40.8. The second varsity eight which finished its Saturday heat in fifth, just five-tenths of a second behind Indiana in a time of 6:41.7. In Sunday's finale, finished behind Cornell (7:09.7), Oklahoma, Clemson, and Louisville, clocked in a time of 7:19.3 ... In the bow 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 bow seat in the second varsity eight ... In the three seat, rowed to a fourth-place finish in the varsity four 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.
2011: Has been a steady member of the second varsity four... Took fifth place in the Big Ten Championships in the novice eight with a time of 6:50.47... Recorded a sweep over Gonzaga, Boston College and Indiana to capture the Dale England Cup with the second varsity four... Defeated Minnesota by a margin of 15.6 seconds in the Spartans' only home race ... Raced against Washington State and Ohio State with the novice eight.
Prior to MSU: Captured the silver in the Jr. A women's quad, Jr. B women's double and Jr. B women's single with the Delta Deas Rowing Club/Vancouver Rowing Club.... Competed on the Shawnigan Lake School Rowing team and in 2009 won the Sr. Women's Eight gold and the Sr. Women's Pair silver. .. In 2010, captured the Sr. Women's Quad bronze.
Personal: Born on March 21, 1992... Daughter of Michael and Ruth Ludes... A political science major.