Team Captain for 2006-07
2005-06: Member of the Cards' Top 20 nationally ranked Varsity 8+ crew ... Earned CRCA National Scholar-Athlete Award ... Rowed in the one-seat of the Varsity 8+ boat for the Cards at the NCAA South/Central Region Sprints (second place), BIG EAST Championsihps (second place) and Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships (first place) ... Rowed in the four-seat in the Cards' Varsity 8+ win over Minnesota ... Rowed in the seven-seat in U of L's first-place finish in the Open 8+ "A" Final at the Head of the Elk Regatta ... Dean's Scholar with a 4.0 GPA ... Red & Black Scholar ... Team captain.
2004-05: Named CRCA All-South Region Second Team ... Earned CRCA National Scholar Athlete Award ... Selected as U of L Varsity Oars Woman of the Year ... Spent the spring season in the two-seat of the Varsity 8+ boat ... V8+ crew won the "A" Final at the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships, earned a win over Notre Dame, two wins over Murray State and a fourth-place finish in the "B" Final at the NCAA Regionals ... Rowed in the one-seat of the V8+ boat for a second-place finish at the Head of the Charles Regatta ... Selected as a member of the 2005 U.S. Indoor Rowing Team and also competed in the C.R.A.S.H.-B. Sprints ... Dean's Scholar with a 4.0 GPA ... Red & Black Scholar.
2003-04: Rowed in the one-seat of the Varsity 8+ boat at the Lexus Central/South Region Sprints ... Rowed in the seven-seat of the Varsity 8+ boat at the Derby Rowing Championships and against Indiana, Tennessee and Virginia ... Rotated between the Varisty boat and the Novice 8+ boat ... Rowed in the five-seat of the Novice 8+ boat at the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships, the Head of the Elk Regatta, the Head of the Eagle Regatta and the Head of the Mon Regatta, and in the seven-seat against Cincinnati, New Hampshire and Duke ... Named Novice Oars Woman of the Year ... Red & Black Scholar.
Prior to UofL: Four-year letterwinner in basketball and softball and two-year letterwinner in cross country at Seneca HS ... Three-year All-District selection in basketball, two-year All-District selection in softball and All-Region in softball.
Personal: Born Mary Beth Daunhauer on Nov. 25, 1984 in Louisville, Ky. ... Daughter of Dennis and Kathi Daunhauer ... Has one sister, Emily ... Majoring in exercise science ... Post-college ambition is to attend graduate school and possibly become a dietition ... Hobbies and outside interests include running, swimming and watching college basketball ... Chose the University of Louisville because its academic programs are strong and she's always been a huge fan of Cardinal athletics ... Believes the best thing about the city of Louisville is the great support the community gives to U of L athletes ... Says the best thing about U of L rowing is the drive and commitment the coaches and athletes have for the sport. After graduation, she plans to continue competing and rowing and to attend grad school.