Awards and Honors
Member of the 2011 Big 12 Academic At-Large Team.
Finished fifth in the grand final of the Oak Ridge Invitational in the second varsity eight ... Finished third in the grand final at the Conference USA Championships in the three seat of the second varsity eight ... Helped lead team to second place overall finish at Big 12 Championships in the second varsity eight ... Member of the second varsity eight in a tri-meet against Michigan and Indiana ... Sat three seat in the second varsity eight to finish fifth in the petite final at the San Diego Crew Classic ... Claimed a win over Iowa at the Longhorn Invitational in the second varsity eight ... Three seat in the second varsity eight at the OU Invitational, claiming wins over Tulsa, Kansas, Creighton and SMU.
Finished eighth in the open eight "D" at the Head of the Colorado ... Claimed third as a member of the collegiate eight "C" in the Head of the Oklahoma at the petite final.
Placed seventh overall in the south region at the NCAA South/Central Regionals ... Finished sixth in the "B" final at the NCAA South/Central Regionals ... Member of the second-place team at the Big 12 Championship ... Placed second at the Big 12 Championship as a member of the first novice eight at the two seat ... Earned a gold medal at the SIRA Championships at the five seat ... Rowed at the seven seat to defeat Creighton in dual racing at the OU Invitational.
Rowed at the three seat to place fifth in the novice eight at the Head of the Colorado.
Participated in soccer, basketball and track ... All-state in soccer in 2008 ... Team captain in soccer and track in 2009 ... Helped soccer team to division championships in 2008 and 2009 ... Earned high honors in academics all four years of high school.
Parents are David and Patricia Middleton ... Has three siblings: Daniel, Taylor and Christine ... Sister, Christine, was a track and field athlete at Sacred Heart University ... Zoology major.