2 UI student-athletes post unblemished 4.0 grade point averages
UI field hockey has a team record 12 honorees
Iowa to host Loyola, travel to Northern Iowa
Iowa opens season with EIU, UND
2013 as a Junior... Saw action in a pair of games... member of a Hawkeye defense that ranked second in the Big Ten in shutouts (10) and fourth in goals against average (1.07)... member of an Iowa team that posted a school-record 15 victories, advanced to its first Big Ten Tournament championship game and earned the program's first NCAA Tournament appearance... Academic All-Big Ten... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar... letterwinner.
2012 as a Sophomore... Saw action in nine matches as a defender... helped Iowa defense rank third in goals against average (0.87) and goals allowed (19) in the Big Ten... played a season-high 39 minutes against Loyola... part of team that earned second most wins in a season in program history... Academic All-Big Ten selection... letterwinner.
2011 as a Freshman... Saw first collegiate action in 6-1 win over Western Illinois (Aug. 26)... recorded minutes in wins over South Dakota (Sept. 11) and Northwestern (Oct. 23)... part of team that set or equaled nine school records... letterwinner.
High School... Three-time conference champion and two-time state semifinals qualifier with the Ankeny girls soccer team... named to the conference's first team after her junior year and the honorable mention teams after her freshman and sophomore campaigns... was a part of the team that set the school record for most shutouts in a single season (16)... recorded a career-high five goals during her sophomore season... tallied nine assists through her first three seasons of play... team captain of the Iowa ODP team (08-10) and member of the regional ODP team from 2010-11... also ran cross country... named all-Academic and received the high school's Academic Excellance Award each year of high school... member of Business Professionals of America.
Personal... Born August 22, 1993... daughter of Greg and Bev Hurt... has two younger siblings, Kasey and Rachel... great uncle, Ray Hurt, ran track for the Hawkeyes... high school coach was Chris Allen... club coach was former Iowa assistant, Eric Golz... majoring in speech and hearing science.