The Gophers totaled 282 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.
The Gophers totaled 283 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.
The 1N8 competed for the Laurel V. Korholz Perpetual Trophy.
2015-16 • Senior Season: Academic All-Big Ten selection... finished second in the Women's Collegiate 8+ at the Head of the Des Moines (9/26)... earned a top-20 finishin the Women's Collegiate 8+ at the Head of the Charles (10/19)... competed in the First Varsity Eight and earned a pair of second place finishes and a third place finish at the Cardinal Invitational (3/13)... finished with a first place and a second place finish with the First Varsity Eight at the Doc Hosea Invitational (4/2-4/3)... earned a pair of first place finishes with the Second Varsity Eight vs. Iowa and Indiana (4/9).... earned two second place finishes at Wisconsin with the First Varsity Eight (4/23)... finished second with the First Varsity Eight at the Border Battle Regatta (5/1)... placed sixth with the First Varsity Eight at Big Ten Championships (5/15).
2014-15 • Junior Season: Academic All-Big Ten, paced the First Varsity Eight and the First Varsity Four at the Head of the Mississippi (10/5) ... paced the 1V8 and the 2V4 at the Head of the Rock (10/12) ... Defeated Boston College, Georgetown, and Notre Dame at Head of the Charles (10/19) ... placed first at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invite with the 1V8 (3/15) ... paced the 1V8 at the OSU Classic (4/4) ... swept Rutgers at the Big Ten Double Dual with the 1V8 (4/11) ... placed fifth at the Clemson Invite with the 1V8 (4/18-19) ... placed second at the Devil's Lake Challenge with the 1V8 (5/2) ... placed fifth at the Big Ten Championships with the 1V8 (5/16-17)
2013-14 • Sophomore Season: Academic All-Big Ten ... posted wins over Dayton, West Virginia and Alabama with the First Varsity Eight at the Oak Ridge Invite (3/15-16) ... paced the First Varsity Eight to wins over Rutgers and Boston University at the Boston Challenge (4/5-6) ... competed against Michigan and Michigan State in the 1V8 at the Big Ten Double Dual (4/12) ... placed second behind Wisconsin with the 1V8 in the lone home dual of the year on Lake Phalen (5/4) ... finished sixth in the 1V8 at the 2014 Big Ten Championships (5/18)
2012-13 • Freshman Season: Raced at the Oklahoma Invite as 1n8 against Oklahoma, Kansas, Kansas State, and Tulsa (3/9-3/10) ... Raced at the San Diego Crew Classic in the 1n8 boat against Washington, California, UCLA, Virginia, and Kansas State (4/7)... Raced at Wisconsin in the 1n8 boat (5/5)... Competed at Big Ten Championships (5/19).
High School:2012 graduate of Huntley High School in Huntley, Ill...earned four varsity letters in both track and cross country...was elected all-conference for all four years in cross country and was a track state qualifier...was named captain of her cross country team and was top-ten academically, in her class.
Personal:Born on March 16, 1994...daughter of Diane Scarbro, and sister to Luke and Kyle...majoring in biology, with a minor in psychology...enjoys playing guitar in her free time.
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.