The junior has been involved with the Special Olympics since a young age
AS A SENIOR (2015) Spring:Spring: Competed in three matches..went 2-0 in dual match singles against Bryant (6-1,6-2) and University at Albany (6-3, 6-1)..went 3-0 in doubles competitions against Bryant (6-4), University at Albany (7-5), and Florida International University (6-0).
AS A JUNIOR (2013-14) Spring: Went 1-2 in singles competition and 3-1 in doubles matches...competed primarily at the No. 6 spot in singles and No. 3 spot in doubles...won four out of six matches in singles during the season, including victories over No. 49 ranked Yale (6-3, 6-1), Cornell (6-4, 6-2) and Albany (7-6, 6-1)...posted wins in doubles (with Emily Safron) over Georgetown and Albany at a dual-match (2/1)...earned the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement. Fall: Competed in singles at the Yale Invitational (10/4-6), posted 6-4, 4-6, 7-5 against Dartmouth, and 6-3, 6-2 against No. 49 ranked Yale.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13) Spring: Went 0-1 in singles competition and 0-1 in doubles matches ... earned the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement. Fall: Went 3-2 in singles action and 3-1 in doubles play ... earned a victory in singles play at the Harvard Invitational (11/9-11) ... won two matches in singles play at the Brown Invitational (9/21-23).
AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12) Spring: Tallied one single win in three matches, defeating Sophie Wyman of Boston University (4/10) in the No. 6 position in straight sets, 6-0, 6-0 ... recorded two losses in dual singles ... went 1-6 in double play with partner junior Ina Kauppila on the third court, recorded an 8-4 win over Wake Forest's Brigita Bercyte and Catherine Roach (4/7), helping the Eagles to the match victory ... received the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll. Fall:Won flight, going 3-0, at Brown Invitational (9/23-25) in BC debut ... Lost both doubles matches with partner Ina Kauppila ... went 2-1 with Kelly Barry in Flight C at the USTA BJK NTC Women's College Invitational (10/8-10), falling in the round of 16.
BEFORE BC Competed for Wahlert Catholic High School under Maria McDonald ... three-time Class 1A Iowa State Champion ... three-time Iowa Class 1A State Mixed Doubles Champion ... four-time Iowa High School Player of the Year ... named Missouri Valley Iowa Player of the Year as a senior ... led the Golden Eagles to the 2011 state championship, before the team fell to Waterloo Columbus in the finals ... also played volleyball in high school.
PERSONAL Born to Michael and Molly Dalton of Dubuque, Iowa ... has two sisters, Jenny and Stephanie ... currently enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.