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Brittany Courteau

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Grand Rapids, Mich.

High School:
Culver Academy

Height:
5-9

Position:
Port


2013-14 (Fr.): Central Oklahoma: Was part of the 2nd Varsity 8+ crew (Gentile, Klein, Buchanan, Daly, Kerrigan, Esposito, Parmer, D. Conley) that finishsed third in the V8 race at 7:04.3 ... Lawless Cup: Part of the 2nd Varsity 8+ crew (Gentile, Klein, Buchanan, Daly, Kerrigan, Esposito, Parmer, D. Conley) that placed second in at time of 7:03.25 ... Knecht Cup: The 2nd Varsity 8 crew of Gentile, Severson, Klein, Courteau, Daly, Kerrigan, Esposito, Parmer, and D. Conley finished third in the Third Final with a time of 7:10.04 ... Alabama/Eastern Michigan: The crew of O'Connell, Moody, Heyman, Severson, Daly, Earland, Esposito, Courteau and Klein took first in the Novice 8 race with a time of 7:47 also placed second as part of the 2V8 crew of Gentile, Severson, Klein, Courteau, Daly, Kerrigan, Esposito, Parmer and D. Conley (7:47.4) ... Drake: The team of Parmer, D. Conley, Esposito, Kerrigan, Daly, Courteau, Klein, Severson, Gentile finished first in the 2nd Varsity 8 race with a time of 7:10.6 ... Kansas State: The team of Parmer, D. Conley, Esposito, Kerrigan, Daly, Courteau, Klein, Severson, Gentile finished first in the 2nd Varsity 8 race with a time of 7:20.0 ... Creighton: Was part of the 2nd Varsity 8 crew of Klein, Axene, Esposito, Kerrigan, Neppl, Parmer, D. Conley and Gentile that took first place in a time of 7:20. 38 ... Part of the crew of Axene, Klein, Metz, and Esposito that took first place in the Varsity 4 race in a time of 8:03.37 ... Canisius: Part of the crew of Klein, Axene, Esposito, Kerrigan, Neppl, Parmer, D. Conley and Gentile that took first place in the Second Varsity 8 race in a time of 7:10.73 ... Head of the Colorado: Was part of a crew (Metz, Severson, Daly, Klein) that placed second in the Novice 4+ ... Helped the 2nd-novice 8+ group to a fourth place finish (Klein, Tran, Pizzey, McCambridge, Earland, Jackson, Clouse; 22:46.4). Head of the Oklahoma: Was part of a Novice 8+ team (O'Connell, Moody, Heyman, Severson, Daly, Kerrigan, Klein, Neppl) that placed first (15:38.309).

PREP: Attended Culver Academy ... Was named her school's Novice of the Year in 2011 and captained her crew team in 2012 and 2013 ... 2013: Indiana/Kentucky State Champion in the Varsity 4x and 2x, Midwest Scholastic Champion in varsity 4x and ninth place in the varsity 4x at the Scholastic Nationals ... 2012: Indiana/Kentucky State Champion in the varsity 8+ and junior 4x and Midwest Scholastic Champion in junior 4x ... 2011: Indiana/Kentucky State Champion in novice 8+ and Midwest Scholastic Champion in Novice 8+ and third varsity 8+ ... Also lettered in track (2), volleyball (1) and ice hockey (3) ... Was an Academic All-State selection in ice hockey ... Made the principal's list, honor roll, Silver A and was an Academic All-Star.

PERSONAL: Full name is Brittany Lauren Courteau ... Born on October 2, 1994 in Grand Rapids, Mich. ... Daughter of Tonya and Steve Courteau ... Has three brothers, Quinton, Lawton and Peyton ... Chose SMU because of the campus, team and the school's history ... Has an anticipated major of pre-med or business ... Lists her favorite athletes as Evengi Malkin, Ndamukong Suh and Carol Brown ... Would like to row at the Henley Regatta ... Enjoys working out, traveling, photography, drawing, cooking and learning new languages.