Jayhawks win Big 12 title in Fourth Varsity Eight
Junior Caty Clements leads the team as a 4.0 GPA honoree
Kansas wins a gold at Knecht Cup for third straight year
Jayhawks also send two boats to Petite Finals
Second Varsity Eight Wins Fourth in a Row
2011-12 (Junior): Member of the second-place boat in second Varsity Eight at the Knecht Cup...Member of the fourth-place boat in Grand Final at the Knecht Cup...Member of the Varsity Four winning boat at the Louisville Invite ...Defeated Kansas State in Varsity Four at the Oklahoma Invite.
2010-11 (Sophomore): Bow for the First Varsity Four throughout the entire spring season... Defeated Kansas State in the Kansas Cup... Qualified for the Grand Final at the Knecht Cup... Bow for the Varsity Four against Kansas State in the Sunflower Showdown.
2009-10 (Freshman): Bow for the First Novice Eight in duels against Kansas State and Texas as well as the Big 12 Championship... Defeated Kansas State in the Kansas Cup.
High School: Four-year letter winner in volleyball and basketball at Platte County HS... Also a two-year letter winner in track... Team captain in volleyball in 2008 and 2009...All-District First Team for two years in track and basketball and once in volleyball... First team All;Region in volleyball in 2009...Basketball team won the State Championship in 2009... member of the Missouri-Kansas All-Star team in 2009 in basketball and volleyball...Qualified for state in track in 2007 and 2008... Set school records in basketball for most points, most three-pointers, most free throws and best free throw percentage for a season... Set school volleyball records for kills and digs... Member of National Honor Society... All-State Academic Team all Four years.
Personal: Daughter of Mark and Tracy Verdoorn... Has one brother, Chase, who wrestled at the University of Michigan... Majoring in exercise science.