Minnesota featured 16 programs with at least one Distinguished Scholar Award winner for the 2012-13 academic year.
Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals
She becomes the sixth Gopher all-time to earn the distinction.
Miller, Windsor named team captains for the 2013-14 season.
Athletics and academics were celebrated in Gopher Athletics
2013-14 Senior Season: Captain ... Second Team All-Big Ten ... CRCA Scholar-Athlete ... Academic All-Big Ten ... honored with the Outstanding Achievement Award in Leadership and Service at the 2014 Golden Goldys ... selected to attend the 2014 NCAA Career in Sport Forum ... 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 Junior Season: Raced at the Oklahoma Invite as 1v8 against Oklahoma, Kansas, Kansas State, and Tulsa (3/9-3/10) ... Named to the 1v8 Big Ten Boat of the Week (3/12)... Defeated Tennessee in the 1v8 boat (3/24)... Named to the 1v8 Big Ten Boat of the Week (3/26)... Placed third at the Clemson Invite in the 1v8 boat (4/21)... Defeated No. 14 Wisconsin and Michigan State in the 1v8 boat at Wisconsin (5/5)... Finished Fifth at Big Ten Championships in 1v8 boat (5/19).
2011-12 Sophomore Season: CRCA National Scholar Athlete ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... Competed with the Second Varsity Eight and the First Varsity Eight throughout the season ... Defeated Kansas, Buffalo and Duke and competed against Virginia at the Oak Ridge Invitational (3/17-18) ... Defeated Indiana at the Big Ten Double Dual (4/7) ... Raced in the Virginia Invitational (4/14-15) ... Raced against Wisconsin with the First Varsity Eight in the Home Dual vs. the Badgers (4/29) ... placed fifth at the Big Ten Championships with the 1V8 (5/13).
2010-11 Freshman Season:Competed with the First Novice Eight throughout the season ... placed fourth at the Big Ten Championships (5/15) ... rowed against the Badgers at the Wisconsin Dual (5/1) ... also competed against Michigan and Michigan State at the Big Ten Double Duals (4/9) ... placed first vs. Tennessee at the Tennessee Dual (3/20).
High School: 2010 graduate of Roseville Area High School ... three-time academic all-state selection ... participated in track & field, basketball and soccer ... twice competed in the state tournament in discus ... two-time all-conference honoree ... helped her track & field team to two conference championships and two section championships ... ranks in school's top-10 in both discus and shotput.
Personal: Born June 5, 1992 ... daughter of Janet and Paul Windsor ... has one brother, Michael ... majoring in kinesiology with a minor in coaching ... lists playing Japan in club soccer as her most memorable sports thrill .. interested in music, art and photography
Gophers to Visit Minnesota State Fair
Golden Gopher teams and coaches are scheduled to appear at the 2016 Minnesota State Fair Aug. 29-31.
Summer Off Campus: Kortney Luedloff
Luedloff, a management information systems major in the Carlson School of Management from Waconia, Minn., worked as a technology consulting analyst for Accenture in Minneapolis.
Summer Off Campus: Lauren Miller
Miller, a neuroscience major from St. Cloud, gained valuable professional and athletic experience in Boston this summer.