Kuse was instrumental in the Lakeland Rustlers winning gold at the CCAA Women’s Volleyball Championship. Kuse was the top scorer in the National tournament with 37 Kills, 29 Digs, 3 blocks and 3 aces. She was named 1st team Tournament All-Star for her efforts.
The Rustlers won their opening quarter-final match 3-2 in an absolute thriller over MSVU Mystics. In the semi-finals the Rustlers played the #1 seed VIU Mariners; the visiting Rustlers took down the top seed in straight sets, winning 3-0 and advancing to the national final. In the Championship match the Rustlers would prevail 3-1 over the host Camosun Chargers to become the CCAA Women’s Volleyball National Champions. This is the 1st CCAA National Championship title that Lakeland Rustlers have ever won, a very significant milestone for the program and Lakeland College.