HIGH SCHOOL / TRACK: 2011 graduate of Wheat Ridge High School ... 10-time Colorado State medalist in track and field, earning six gold and four silver medals over a three-year span ... Won four Colorado 4A State titles as a senior in 100 hurdles (14.09), 300 hurdles (43.30 final / 42.34 prelims), high jump (5-2) and triple jump (38-2) ... In 2010, as a junior placed second at State in 100 hurdles (14.51), 300 hurdles (45.45) and high jump (5-6) ... Claimed a pair of State titles as a sophomore in 2009 in 100 hurdles (14.37w) and high jump (5-5) while finishing second in triple jump (37-9 ½) ... An all-around athlete who competed in volleyball (2009-10) and cross country (2008) ... Jefferson County Track MVP (2010) ... Placed fourth in USATF Junior Olympic Nationals heptathlon (2009).
HIGH SCHOOL / CLUB SOCCER: A member of the Colorado Rush Nike ... Selected to the U.S. U-17 Women's National Team (WNT) in 2010 ... Named to the Parade All-American Team, NSCAA All-American Team, NSCAA Scholar All-American Team and ESPN Spring All-American second team in 2010 ... Named the Colorado Gatorade Player of the Year in 2010 and 2011 ... All-Colorado Soccer Player of the Year (2010) ... Two-time 4A Colorado Player of the Year (2009-10) ... Colorado 4A State Championship MVP (2010) ... Leading Scorer in State, All Classifications (2009) ... Led her Wheat Ridge High School team to back-to-back 4A State Championships (2009-10) ... Was a team captain in 2010 ... Three-time CSYSA State Champions (2009-11) ... Named CSYSA State Cup MVP (2010) ... Colorado Mile High Newspaper Female Athlete of the Year (2010).
PERSONAL: Annie Elizabeth Kunz was born Feb. 16, 1993 to parents Terry and Nancy Kunz in Wheat Ridge, Colo. ... Has two siblings, Kelli (27) and Terry Jr. (26) ... Father, Terry, is a Super Bowl Champion with the 1976 Oakland Raiders ... A 2011 graduate of Wheat Ridge High School, where she was a Peer Counselor for three years ... Also volunteered as a youth soccer coach and helped with the Special Olympics Rush Thunder ... Will compete in both soccer and track and field at A&M ... Majoring in general studies ... Chose A&M because "they are letting me do soccer and track and I loved the atmosphere and tradition here."
|Hometown:||Wheat Ridge, Colorado|
|High School:||Wheat Ridge|