Katherine Byrns
Katherine Byrns
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Manhasset, N.Y.
High School: Manhasset

Captain

2009-2010: Competed with the varsity eight and second varsity eight…first place finish with the second varsity eight against Coast Guard, Mount Holyoke and Wesleyan on Lake Quinsigamond (March 27)…part of a second varsity eight that won a race versus Simmons and Smith (March 28)…a member of a second varsity eight boat that placed third at the Patriot League Championship (April 25) and second at the New England Championship (May 1)…the second varsity eight placed fifth at the ECAC National Invitational (May 9)…member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2008-2009: Rowed for the varsity eight and the second varsity eight...member of the second varsity eight crew that placed third at the Patriot League Championship (April 26) and finished second at the New England Championship (May 2)...named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2007-2008: Member of the second varsity eight...rowed for the second varsity eight crew that placed third at the Patriot League Championship (April 27), third at the New England Championship (May 3) and fifth at the ECAC National Invitational Championship (May10-11).

Before Holy Cross: Member of the rowing team at Manhasset H.S. for coach Steve Panzik...senior captain...also a one-year member and senior captain of the varsity basketball team...member of student government and was a student representative.

Personal: Daughter of Robert and Janet Byrns...has one sister Elizabeth...her cousin Brian Flood (Class of 2009) was a member and senior captain of the golf team at Holy Cross...a Psychology major.