MSU Races in Cambridge for the second straight season.
MSU looks to improve upon 11th place finish in 2015
Letterwinners earned minimum grade point average of 3.7 for the 2015-16 academic year.
In all, 96 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.
Rowing starts Saturday with semifinals
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... Novice eight won by a full length over Wisconsin and by open water over Minnesota at Michigan (4/12)... Defeated the Brown novice eight by open water (3/29)... Finished nearly 30 seconds ahead of Rutgers, who edged Boston by two seats in the novice eight race (3/28)... Defeated Duke and Kansas at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (3/15).
Prior to MSU: Attended Traverse City West Senior High in Travers City, MI ... Member of the National Honor Society ... AP Scholar ... Four-year varsity member and two-time captain on the downhill ski team ... Conference champion and First Team All-State selection her senior year...Two-time member of the Academic All-State Team ... Four-year letterwinner in tennis ... Regional Dream Team selection her senior season...Division One Regional Champion for number one doubles ...
Personal: Born Dec. 21, 1994 ... Daughter of Gregory and Margo Hessler ... Plans to major in biomedical laboratory science.