- Graduated from Filer High School in Filer, Idaho in 2016
- Qualified for state in track in her freshman, sophomore and junior years in all three distance events, and medaled twice
- District champion in 3,200-meter race her sophomore year
- District champion in the distance triple (3,200, 800, 1,600) her junior year
- Received Idaho High School Activities association Distinguished Athlete Scholastic Award as a freshman
- "I felt that it was a college at which I could grow academically, athletically and spiritually."