Ida Kruse

Player profile

  • Hometown Munster, Germany
  • Last School Freiherr-vom-Stein Gymnasium
  • Year Senior
  • Height 6-2

Athletic Accolades
2016 Big Ten champion (2V8)

2016 (Freshman)
Member of the Second Varsity Eight that earned silver at the NCAA Championships with a time of 6:28.90 … helped 2V8 win gold at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 6:24.43 to assist Ohio State in winning its fourth-consecutive Big Ten title … rowed with 2V8 to defeat No. 16 Syracuse and Michigan State at Griggs Reservoir with a season-best time of 6:18.5 … assisted 2V8 in going 17-0 at the Clemson Invite including victories over No. 3 Virginia, No. 8 Texas and No. 14 Washington State with times of 6:52.1, 6:27.0 and 6:44.8 … split a pair of races against No. 10 Michigan with the 1V4 with a winning time of 7:37.4 … beat Clemson in a head to head race at Griggs Reservoir with the 1V4 (7:16.2) … member of the First Varsity Four that defeated No. 11 Princeton at the season-opening regatta with a time of 8:10.0.

Prior to Ohio State
Attended the Freiherr-vom-Stein Gymnasium … rowed four years for Rudeverein in Münster, Germany.

Daughter of Elke and Birger … has two siblings, Ole and Sönke … majoring in biology … enjoys reading and hiking.