Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Freshman/Freshman
2014 Indoor: Took second in the weight throwat the Red & White Open (2/21) with a toss of 48-3 1/2 (14.72m) ... took 11th in the weight throwat the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/25) with a toss of 44-10 1/4 (13.67m) ... placed second in the weight throwat the Badger Indoor Open (1/17) with a toss of 43-2 1/2 (13.17m)
As a senior, finished fifth in the shot put at the state meet ... won the shot put at the regional, sectional and conference meet ... was named the team's MVP ... as a junior, finished seventh in the shot put at the state meet, finished first at regionals in the shot put and discus, first at sectionals in the shot put, and first at the conference meet in the shot put and discus ... finished 14th in the shot put at the state meet as a sophomore ... also played basketball and lettered in volleyball ... was on the honor roll all four years of high school
Daughter of Merl and Nancy Steffen ... has one older brother, Jake, and one older sister, Emily ... intended major is mechanical engineering
"I chose UW-Madison because it has a well known and respected engineering program, a great atmosphere, and an outstanding track and field team."
Personal Bests (High School)
Shot Put: 43-0 1/2 (2013)
Discus: 117-5 (2013)