Big 12 Rower of the Year ... Conference USA Rower of the Year ... CRCA All-South Region First Team ... All-Big 12 First Team … CRCA Scholar Athlete ... Academic All-Big 12 First Team … C-USA Honor Roll … Six seat for the 1V8 at the NCAA Championship, helping the 1V8 to a No. 19 finish ... Six seat for the Big 12 champion 1V8, finishing first in 7:19.48 to also win C-USA Boat of the Week … Six seat for the C-USA champion 1V8, finishing first in 6:36.10 ... Member of the Big 12 Boat of the Week in the first varsity eight after defeating Kansas and Sacramento State at the Lake Natoma Invitational … Competed in the 1V8 at the Clemson Invitational … Member of the 1V8 that defeated UCF and the 2V8 that defeated Texas at the Longhorn Invitational.
All-Big 12 First Team … CRCA Scholar-Athlete … Academic All-Big 12 … C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll … Competed in OU’s first-ever NCAA Championships in the varsity eight, helping OU to a 17th-place finish … Placed second in the varsity eight race, helping OU to its first C-USA Championship title … Won the varsity eight race on the way to the Sooners’ Big 12 Championship title … Won two races in the varsity eight at the OU Invitational … Swept all four races in the varsity eight boat to help OU win the Longhorn Invitational … Earned Big 12 Boat of the Week honors for Longhorn Invite performance.
Earned the conference Boat of the Week awards on March 20 and May 1 and the Big 12 Boat of the Month honor in March ... One of a nation-high 14 Sooners to be named a CRCA Scholar Athlete, the highest National Scholar-Athlete award ... Earned Academic All-Big 12 First Team honors ... Named to the Conference USA Academic Honor Roll ... Finished first in all four races in the varsity eight at the OU Invitational ... Rowed in the varsity eight that finished first in all four races at the Longhorn Invitational ... Finished first in one varsity eight race at the San Diego Crew Classic ... Finished second in both varsity eight races against Michigan and Ohio State ... Rowed in the varsity eight boat that finished first at the Big 12 Championship ... Finished second in the varsity eight race at the Conference USA Championship.
Placed third as a member of the third varsity eight in the five seat at the Oak Ridge Invitational ... Finished fourth in the grand final as a member of the novice eight at the Conference USA Championships ... Helped lead team to second place overall finish at Big 12 Championships in the novice eight ... Rowed in the five seat of the novice eight to finish fifth in the grand final at the San Diego Crew Classic ... Helped lead team to second-place finish at the OU Invitational ... Rowed six seat in the novice eight.
Rowed six seat of the novice eight "B" to finish 12th at the Head of the Hooch ... Finished fifth in the first novice eight "A" in the six seat at the Head of the Colorado.
Played tennis at Anadarko High School.
Full name is Kristin Nicole Clift ... Parents are Greg and Linda Clift ... Has five siblings, Nathan, Joshua, Alana, Melissa and Michael ... Alana played basketball and Melissa played tennis at Cameron University ... Nathan wrestled at Marshall University ... majoring in health and exercise science.