"We are excited to have Mia join our Duck family," said Mertz. "She brings experience and great passion for the game and I look forward to seeing her in action this fall."
Gunter comes to Eugene with a wealth of international experience. She was named to five provincial all-star teams in Canada and was part of seven provincial championships. She is also a member of the National Training Center, which is Canada's equivalent of the U.S. Olympic Development Program.
As a senior in 2011, Gunter led St. Francis Xavier High School to the Catholic City championship.