The 1.86 meter tall goalkeeper studied after high school from 1982 sports at the DHfK in Leipzig. She played for SC Leipzig.
With the women's national handball team of the GDR it was established in 1990 third in the World Cup; with the German national team reached the fourth place at the 1992 Olympic Games. She denied 227 internationals.
In 1984 she was awarded the Patriotic Order of Merit in silver.