AS A FRESHMAN | 2012-13
Appeared in 13 games in her first season with the Ducks...scored six points and grabbed five rebounds while playing 44 total minutes...made her career debut at Illinois (12/12) and scored her first career points on a pair of free throws at Arizona (1/13)...knocked down her first career field goal versus Cal (2/3).
Played prep basketball at Annandale High School in Annandale, Minn. … Selected team captain as a senior … A three-year letterwinner in basketball … An all-conference selection in both 2010-11 and 2011-12 seasons … Named all-section as a senior … Helped team to state tournament in her sophomore campaign … A four-year letterwinner in track and field … Won sectional and conference in both shot put and discus … Named captain for track and field team which placed third at the state championships in 2011-12 … Also a standout in volleyball where she served as a team captain … Earned all-section honors as a senior in volleyball.
Played two seasons for the Minnesota Comets AAU club.
Parents are Bob and Kathy Gruys (pronounced Grice)…has three older brothers..major is business administration.