Head Coach Bert Rogers on Anna Strong:
High School: Strong earned four varsity letters in track and field and basketball at Walter Lutheran High School... Was co-captain of the track and field team her junior and senior years... Won one conference and three sectional titles in the 400-meter dash during her high school career... Finished second at the state finals meet as a sophomore in the 400-meter dash and was third the other three years... Earned all-conference and all-state honors... Helped her basketball team to four regional titles, three sectional titles, one super sectional title a fourth-place finish in the state tournament... Ran for Zephyrs Track Club... Took fifth place at the national championship meet.
Personal: Born in Chicago, Ill. to Harry and Sonequa Strong... Has three siblings, including twin sister Arra Strong, also a 2013 Marquette signee ... Father played football at Eastern Illinois University... Plans to major in education.