2015-16 Sophomore Season: Competed in two meets during her sophomore season • Earned two top-five finishes at the 2016 Minnesota Challenge.2014-15 Freshman Season: Finished 2nd in the 100 breast and 7th in the 200 breast at the 2015 Minnesota Challenge (2/7) • At Hawaii, Rose took 8th in the 100 breast (1/7) • Placed 22nd in the 100 breast and 26th in the 200 breast at the 2014 Jean K. Freeman Invite (12/5-12/6) • Finished 7th in the 100 breast against Iowa (10/31) • Took 6th in the 100 breast vs. Wisconsin (10/17).
High School: 2014 graduate of Lakeville North High School • High school coaches were Amanda Valentini and Dan Schneider • Honor roll at Plano East Senior High School • Letter winner at Plano East Senior High School and Lakeville North High School • All-State at Lakeville North High School in 2014 • Previous teams include Conejo Simi Aquatics in Simi Valley, California, PEAK in Houston, Texas, City of Plano Swimmers and STORM of Lakeville, Minnesota.
Personal: Born March 31, 1996 • Daughter of Alma and Garrett Rose • Father, Garrett, swam for Minnesota from 1987-1991 • One younger sibling, Jaelin • Majoring in kinesiology • Enjoys baking and painting.
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