Melanie Luthi was named the Oarswoman of the Year
The Jayhawks won their first race crown in C-USA history
KU won its first race crown in league history
This is the first weekly C-USA honor for the Kansas rowing program
KU reached the grand final in four different races
2010-11 (Junior): Coxswain of the First Varsity Four throughout the entire spring season... Qualified for the grand final in the Knecht Cup...Defeated Kansas State in the Kansas Cup in the Varsity Four A... Varsity Four qualified for the grand final in the Conference USA Championship.
2009-10 (Sophomore): Coxswain of the First Varsity Four for the entire spring season... Defeated Kansas State in the Kansas Cup... Finished second at the Big 12 Championship... Took second place in the C final of the South-Central Regionals... Coxswain of the Collegiate Eight D boat at the Boot of the Oklahoma... Coxswain of Collegiate Eight C at the Frostbite Regatta...
2008-09 (Freshman): Coxswain of the Second Novice Eight at the Kansas Cup and the Big 12 Championship... Coxswain of the First Novice Eight at the South-Central Regional Regatta and at Minnesota.
High School: Lettered three years in diving and two years in tennis... Named Most Valuable Player on her tennis team in 2007... Member of the National Honor Society, principal's honor roll and student council.
Personal: Daughter of John and Carol Bricklemyer... Competed in English Equestrian competitions in the Kansas City area for six years... Biomedical engineering major.