Notre Dame's second place finish bolsters its NCAA Championship resume
Notre Dame won four of six races to tie Indiana for second place
Notre Dame logs seven runner-up finishes against No. 3 California, No. 6 Stanford
Notre Dame rows strongly against No. 1 Ohio State, No. RV Michigan State
Notre Dame nearly improves times in all boats on second day of spring racing
AS A JUNIOR: Competed with the first and second varsity fours during junior season … opened the spring with a pair of runner-up results with the first varsity four at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational … member of the first varsity four in a victorious effort against No. RV Michigan State (7:19.09) at the Big Ten/ACC Double Dual … rowed to first four victory with a time of 7:49.40 on Friday night at the Dale England Cup … placed third in the grand final of the second varsity four (7:32.00) at the ACC Championship.
AS A FRESHMAN: Competed with the first novice eight crew in her first year with the Irish ... at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational, finished second against Kansas with a time of 7:21.974 before falling behind the A and B boats from defending NCAA champion Virginia by .5 and .3 seconds, respectively ... crossed the finish line first against Virginia and Kansas in the third race of the weekend, finishing in 7:15.20 ... in the final race, out-stroked Louisville and Miami to pull ahead by 1.453 seconds ... competed in the B-team first novice eight boat at Michigan State that finished third in the first race ... jumped in the second novice eight boat and finished second behind the host Spartan crew in the second race ... stayed with the second novice eight boat at the Ohio State Invitational and finished second behind Michigan ... in the second race, came in third behind Michigan and Ohio State with a time of 8:07.01 ... stayed with the first novice eight A-team at the fifth annual Dale England Cup ... in first race crossed ahead of Alabama and the B-team in 7:13.3 ... also won second race with a 7:21.7 clip ... placed second behind host Indiana in final race with an 8:09.8 mark ... crewed with the third varsity eight boat at the BIG EAST Championship and won the grand final race with a time of 7:18.864.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Graduated from Visitation Academy in spring of 2012 ... participated on the varsity swim and tennis teams ... was also active with the Parkway Swim Club for 11 years ... on the tennis team, posted undefeated seasons as both a junior and senior and won the Missouri Class 1 State Championship both years ... as a senior on the swim team, qualified in the 200 medley relay and 100 breast stroke for the state meet ... placed first in the 200 medley relay and 100 breast stroke at the MWAA meet and was 11th in the medley relay event at the state meet ... team placed 10th overall in state competition and she tied the school record in the 100 breaststroke event ... as a junior in the pool qualified for the state meet in the 200 medley relay and the 200 freestyle relay ... was editor of the high school newspaper and treasurer of the National Honor Society ... was named an AP scholar, and a national merit commended scholar ... was born in St. Louis, Mo. ... daughter of Mark and Marybeth Lumetta ... has two brothers and one sister ... enrolled in the College of Science as a biological sciences major.