First Varsity Four, Second Varsity Four, First Novice Eight win races
Buckeyes travel to Indianapolis for Sunday regatta
Buckeyes Welcome Tigers, Cavaliers, Wolverines and Crimson
The Buckeyes sweep races in season-opening regatta
Regatta is first of three home races this season at Griggs Reservoir
Katie Coons Bio
2011 (Junior Season) - Medical redshirt season.
2010 (Sophomore Season) - Earned three seat in Second Varsity Four throughout season ... in Big Ten dual (April 10) vs. Michigan State and Indiana on Lake Lemon in Bloomington, Ind., 2V4 finished second in 8:22.70, overcoming the Hoosiers by more than nine seconds ... went on to win Petite Final at Big Ten championships (May 1) on Lake Ovid in Laingsburg, Mich.; Buckeyes clocked in at 7:36.40, while Iowa (7:51.68) and Indiana (8:15.98) finished second and third, respectively ... time of 7:42.16 was good for fourth place in Grand Final of South/Central Region Sprints (May 15-16) on Melton Hill Lake in Oak Ridge, Tenn. ... was named alternate for NCAA championships (May 28-30) ... also rowed seven seat in 4V8 lineup at Princeton and vs. Brown (March 27) on Lake Carnegie.
Previous Ohio State Experience - Rowed for novice team during 2008-09.
Prior to Ohio State -Member of Upper Arlington crew team from 2005-2008 ... crew captain for Upper Arlington ... 2004 Midwest Championship Erg Sprints novice division runner-up ... helped Upper Arlington's Second Varsity Eight qualify for 2005 SRAA National Championships after placing first at Midwest Scholastic Rowing Championships ... placed fifth at 2008 Ohio State indoor regatta in varsity division ... member of Swim and Racquet Club swim team from 1997-2003.
Personal - Daughter of Jim and Maggie ... siblings include Sally and Charlie ... after graduation plans to become a science teacher ... enjoys reading, running and bicycling.
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