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Brittany Courteau

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Grand Rapids, Mich.

High School:
Culver Academy

Height:
5-9

Position:
Port


2013-14 (Fr.): Knecht Cup: The Second 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 Gentile, Severson, Klein, Courteau, Daly, Kerrigan, Esposito, Parmer, and D. Conley took second in the Second Varsity 8 race with a time of 7:47.4 ... The crew of O'Connell, Moody, Heyman, Severson, Daly, Earland, Esposito, Courteau, and Klein first in the Novice 8 race with a time of 7:47 ...Drake:The team of Parmer, D. Conley, Esposito, Kerrigan, Daly, Courteau, Klein, Severson, Gentile finished first in the 2ndVarsity 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 2ndVarsity 8 race with a time of 7:20.0 ...Creighton: The crew of Courteau, Klein, Axene, Esposito, Kerrigan, Neppl, Parmer, D. Conley and Gentile took first place in the Second Varsity 8 race in a time of 7:20. 38 ... The crew of Axene, Klein, Metz, and Esposito took first place in the Varsity 4 race in a time of 8:03.37 ... Canisius: The crew of Courteau, Klein, Axene, Esposito, Kerrigan, Neppl, Parmer, D. Conley and Gentile 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+ ... 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.