2014-15 • Junior Season: Academic All-Big Ten ... placed first in the Head of the Mississippi with the First Varsity Eight (10/5) ... paced the 2V8 boat at the Head of the Rock (10/12) ... paced the 2V8 at the Devil's Lake Challenge (5/2) ... placed fifth at the Big Ten Championships with the 2V8
2013-14 • Sophomore Season: Academic All-Big Ten ... paced the Second Varsity Eight to victories over West Virginia, Dayton and Alabama at the Oak Ridge Invite (3/15-16) ... also defeated Alabama as a member of the First Varsity Four ... led the 1V4 to wins over Dartmouth, Rutgers, Syracuse B and Boston University at the Boston Challenge (4/5-6) ... defeated Michigan State in the 1V4 at the Big Ten Double Dual (4/12) ... finished second behind Wisconsin in the 1V4 in the lone home dual of the year on Lake Phalen (5/4) ... placed seventh at the 2014 Big Ten Championships in the 1V4 (5/18)
2012-13 • Freshman Season: Raced at the Oklahoma Invite as 2n8 against Oklahoma, Kansas, Kansas State, and Tulsa (3/9-3/10) ... Raced at Wisconsin in the 2n8 boat (5/5)... Competed at Big Ten Championships (5/19).
High School:2010 graduate of Minnetonka High School...lettered twice in varsity lacrosse...all-conference goalie in 2009-2010 and Midwest High School Women's Lacrosse Nationals Athlete in 2010.
Personal:Born August 14, 1992...daughter of Erik and Virginia Sundbo, sister to Erik, Anna, and John...Father ran track at Luther College (1978-1982)...majoring in recreation, parks, and leisure studies; minoring in sport management...has played lacrosse since 5th grade and still loves the sport.
World Rowing U-23 Championships begin Wednesday
Anna Cruse and Team USA will compete at next week's 2017 World Rowing Under-23 Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria as entries were finalized this week.
Cruse is first Gopher to join U-23 National Team
2017 Minnesota grand and former Gopher rower Anna Cruse qualified for the World Championships in Bulgaria on Thursday
Gophers Place Seventh at Big Tens
Anna Greene and Rylie Wargo earned All-Big Ten recognition while the Gophers earned a pair of top-five finishes.