Kansas Jayhawks

Anna Van Driel

Height 5'10''
Class Senior
Hometown Derby, Kansas
High School Rose Hill HS
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AWARDS & HONORS
Academic All-Big 12 [2019]

2018-19 (SOPHOMORE)
Raced the Third Varsity Eight to a fourth-place finish in the petite final at the Cooper Sprints (3/24) with a final time of 7:32.71 .. Helped the Third Varsity Eight to a third-place grand final finish with a final time of 7:12.59 at the Sunshine State Invite (4/6) … Raced the Third Varsity Eight to a silver medal in the grand finals at the George Mason Invite (4/14) with a final time of 7:00.75 … Rowed in the Third Varsity Eight that finished in a win against Creighton with a time of 6:07.9 … Helped the Third Varsity Eight to a sixth-place finish at the Big 12 Championship with a final time of 7:16.43.

2017-18 (FRESHMAN)
Rowed in the Third Varsity Eight and the Fourth Varsity Eight … Powered the Fourth Varsity Eight to a third-place finish at the Sunflower Showdown with a time of 7:30.57 … Competed in the Second Novice Eight and the Second Novice Four at the Jayhawk Jamboree.

HIGH SCHOOL 
Lettered in volleyball, basketball and track … Helped the Rockets to three substate volleyball championships, a basketball sub-state championship and a track state appearance … Won a volleyball state championship in 2016 … Two-time AVCTL First-team honoree in basketball … Twice named all-state honorable mention in basketball … Earned AVCTL First Team and all-state honorable mention in volleyball as a senior.

PERSONAL
Born in Wichita, Kansas … Daughter of Doug and Susan Van Driel … Has a younger sister, Gracie … Mother played volleyball and basketball at Cowley Community College … Plans to major in occupational therapy.