Duke Rowing BIO
GENERAL: A very competitive athlete who has a racing heart...slotted to compete with the second varsity eight. Fall 2008: Rowed with the varsity eight that took seventh at the Rivanna Romp...saw action in two races at the Head of the Hooch...rowed on Duke’s Championship Eight boat that finished seventh at the Head of the Hooch...also led the Championship Four to an 11th-place finish. 2007-08: Rowed Duke’s top boat to a third-place finish at the ACC Championship. FALL 2007: Rowed on the collegiate 4+ squad that took sixth at the Head of the Oklahoma. 2006-07: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... earned All-ACC Academic Rowing honors...named a National Scholar Athlete by the CRCA...helped the second varsity 8+ boat that qualified for the Aramark Central/South Region Sprints Petite Final...rowed on the second varsity 8+ boat that claimed a third-place finish at the ACC Championship...rowed on the varsity 8+ squad that finished 16th out of 45 at the Head of the Charles...a member of the varsity crew that that placed ninth in the championship 8+ at the Head of the Hooch... saw action in the open 2- along with Alison Sagar and finished fifth at the Head of the Hooch...paired with Sara Couch at the Head of the Hooch to claim a 15th-place finish in the championship 2X. 2005-06: Rowed on the second varsity 8+ crew that competed at the Longhorn Invitational ... a part of the second varsity 8+ crew that rowed in the ACC/Big Ten Dual ... rowed on the second varsity 8+ crew that finished fourth at the Lake Wheeler Invitational ... a part of the second varsity 8+ crew that placed second at the ACC Championships ... rowed on the second varsity 8+ crew that finished second to Miami in a head-to-head regatta ... a part of the second varsity 8+ crew that finished fourth in the B final at Regionals. PREP: A 2005 graduate of Loyola Academy in Wilmette, Ill. ... served as a rowing team captain ... 2004 varsity 8+ champion at the Midwest Championship ... 2004 and 2005 US Rowing Junior National Team Selection Camp ... winner of the CanAmMex Jr. 8+ race and stroke of the first-place Jr. 8+ at US Rowing Club National. PERSONAL: Born Katrina Bunting Weschler on January 8, 1987 ... daughter of Frank and Jody Weschler.