FRESHMAN (2014): Coming off the bench for 16 games, including both of CU’s MPSF Tournament games, Link had a solid freshman season. She recorded seven points off six goals and one assist, taking 18 shots and sending 13 on goal. Link was also an impressive 2-for-3 in free-position shots. Link scored her first goal in just her second game, helping CU to a 13-10 victory over Regis. She recorded two points in two different games, netting two goals against Fresno State and scoring a goal, contributing an assist and scooping up a ground ball against St. Mary’s.
COACH ELLIOTT ON LINK: "Tori is a very talented athlete and versatile player. She is extremely competitive, driven and not afraid of a challenge. Tori has a lot of pride in the University of Colorado, and we are excited to have her in our first ever recruiting class."
HIGH SCHOOL: Link helped Cherry Creek to four straight Colorado state championships, including titles in 2010, 2011 and 2013. Her freshman season, the Bruins had a perfect 19-0 season. Link earned first-team All-League honors in back-to-back seasons as a junior and senior and was an honorable mention as a sophomore. Link was also named honorable mention All-State and Academic All-State as a senior. Link ended her prep career by graduating with honors, earning both academic honors and receiving the Athletic Honor Award. Link also played for the Team 180 lacrosse club.
IN THE CLASSROOM: Link is a business major at CU.
PERSONAL: Victoria Marie Link was born on November 27, 1994 to Robert and Sharon Link. Her father works in commercial real estate and played football at Nebraska. Her mother is a lawyer. She has two brothers that also play collegiate sports. Tyler plays baseball at Pittsburg State, and Ryan plays lacrosse at Penn State. She loves eating sushi and listening to country music. She is a Denver Broncos fan who has gotten to meet John Elway. She has been on honor roll every year at Cherry Creek. She chose CU because she felt the Buffalo family was a perfect fit. She said she loves everything about CU.