MU will compete at Notre Dame and UW-Parkside
Track and field will compete Saturday in Ames
MU will make its first trip to Illinois since 2001
MU adds 21 athletes for 2012-13
Assistant Coach Mike Nelson on Greenwood:
High School: Greenwood earned four letters in both cross country and track and field at Two Rivers High School ... Was named the Raiders most valuable performer in both track and cross country her final three years at Two Rivers ... Also a three-time state qualifier in cross country, while being named all-area as a senior ... Earned five state medals in four state track meet appearances ... Helped Raiders to a first-place regional finish in track as a senior and holds three top-three individual times in school history and the school record in the 4x800-meter relay ... Personal bests in the 800 (2:16), 1,600 (5:03) and 3,200 (10:56) ... Was the WIAA Scholar Athlete nominee from Two Rivers as a senior while earning academic all-conference honors and the Dolores Ciha Award as the school's outstanding senior female athlete.
Personal: Greenwood was born in Manitowoc, Wis., and is the daughter of Dave and Joyce Greenwood ... Has an older brother, Nick, and a younger sister, Mackenzie ... Spent nine years competing as a gymnast, finishing first at the state meet as a level 8 gymnast and second nationally in all-around competition as a sophomore ... Plans to major in nursing.