Hometown: Manchester, Conn.
High School: Loomis-Chaffee
Before Holy Cross: Member of the swimming team at Loomis Chaffee for four year under Coach Deconninck ... Also member of the water polo team for four years and the lacrosse team for one year ... Won coach's awards in swimming (2002 and 2003) and in water polo (1999 and 2003) ... Captain of swimming team and water polo team ... Broke school record in the 200-yard medley relay in 2003. Personal: Katherine Elizabeth McGovern ... Born April 8, 1985 ... Daughter of William and Ciara McGovern ... Has one sister ... Majoring in Mathematics ... Pre-Med major hopes to be an orthodontist.