High School: Averaged 9.4 points, 7.7 rebounds and 2.5 blocks per game as a senior ... 2012-13 third-team all-state ... 2011-12 team finished as state runners-up and league champions ... 2011-12 second-team all-league and all-state ... shot 61 percent from the field as a junior ... Kansas University Honors Scholar in the top 10 percent of her class ... also played with MoKan Eclipse AAU team ... named to the all-star team at the 2012 U.S. Junior Nationals ... team won the National Division at the 2012 U.S. Junior Nationals in Cincinnati
Personal: Parents are Dan and Mary Kay Crall ... has one older sister, Bre ... born Nov. 29 ... nickname is Mikey ... major is materials science and engineering
"I chose the University of Wisconsin because I wanted to be closer to my home, so that my family can see me play. I also loved how close the coaches are to each other and the team."
Off the Court with Michaela
Favorites--Spot on campus: The Terrace; Cartoon Character: Mickey Mouse; Movie: Hercules; TV Show: Suits; Book: The Things They Carried; Car: Toyota Tundra; Athlete: Misty May-Trainer; Basketball Player: Wilt Chamberlin; Sports team: Kansas City Chiefs
First started basketball: Five years old
Most memorable basketball game: Playing my cross town rival my junior year in high school. The gym was sold out and we won the game with free throws in the last five seconds. It was incredible.
My favorite thing about Wisconsin basketball is: My teammates
Before each game, I: Listen to the same three songs in a row
Best UW road trip: I haven't been on one yet!
One word that describes the team: Crazy
One word that describes me: sarcastic
My teammates say I am: sassy
Favorite thing to do off the court with my teammates is: Hang out at one of their apartments
Most memorable basketball achievement: Going 27-1 at home in high school
What is your earliest basketball memory? Putting up our driveway goal at my house
Favorite place to play (besides the Kohl Center): Allen Fieldhouse
If I could change one basketball rule, it would be: I would allow more fouls per player. Physical play is much more fun.
What is the first basketball memory that you have? Helping my dad install our driveway hoop
The best thing about Madison is: The people and the atmosphere
Dream as a collegiate player: To win an NCAA Championship
Team goal for the season: Win a B1G title
Individual goal for the season: Play good minutes as a freshman
Fantasy job/career: Head collegiate coach
Persons most admired/role models: My parents and my sister
I can't live without: Chocolate
My secret addiction is: Iced tea
Is there something significant about your uniform number? My mom, dad, and sister have all played with the number 32, so it's a family thing.
My most prized possession are: My dad's nameplate off of his bunker gear and a ceramic frog from my grandma
Weird thing about me that almost no one knows: I have double jointed thumbs