Megan Stringer, Genny’s older sister, then earned All-American honors at Illinois College, twice. Megan Stringer placed 7th in the nation in the heptathlon (3.381 points) in the NCAA D-III Indoor Track Championships in 2013. She followed that up with a 3rd place finish in the heptathlon (4,822 points) in the NCAA D-III Outdoor Track and Field Championships in 2013.
The heptathlon score includes a combined score from heptathletes competing in seven events: the long jump, javelin throw, 800 run, 100 hurdles, high jump, shot put, and 200 dash. Stringer was a state champ for Central A&M in high school, both in the discus and in the 100-meter hurdles.