Katherine

Ognovich

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Varsity
Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
High School: Greensboro Day School

Bio

2017-18 (SENIOR)

Stroked the 1V4 which took second at the Big 12 Championship... Member of the 2V8 and 1V4 that placed second in two races at the Longhorn Invitational... Earned a second and third-place finish with the 1V4 at the Clemson Invitational... Part of the 2V4 that won its only race of the San Diego Crew Classic.

2016-17 (JUNIOR)

Seven seat for the 2V8 that finished second at the Big 12 Championship… Bow seat for the Sooners' second varsity eight that finished second in the 2V8 “B” Final at the Longhorn Invitational… Bow seat for the Sooners' 2V8 boat that took two first place finishes at the Big 12 Double Dual… Seven seat of the Sooners' 2V8 boat that finished second in the “B” Final at the Clemson Invitational… Three seat for the Oklahoma “B” varsity eight boat that finished fourth in two races at the Head of the Oklahoma.

2015-16 (SOPHOMORE)
Named to the CRCA All-Region Team … Named to the 2016 All-Big 12 Team … Member of the 1V8 that took second place in the Grand Finals of the Big 12 Championship … Three seat of the 2V8 that placed first over Tulsa at the Stone Family Cup … Competed in the 2V8 that placed third in both races at Big 12/Big 10 Double Dual … member of the 1V8 second place boat in the morning session at the Oregon State Classic… five seat in the afternoon 1V8 session at the Oregon State Classic… member of the 1V8 that competed in the Cardinal Invitational… Three seat of the Oklahoma “A” boat that finished third in the collegiate eight at the Head of the Oklahoma… Two seat for the Oklahoma “B” 4s boat that took first in the collegiate four at the Head of the Oklahoma… Took first in the women's open pairs at the Head of the Oklahoma regatta.

2014-15 (FRESHMAN)
Rowed in the first varsity four that took second place at the Big 12 Championship … Rowed in the first varsity eight that placed second at the Pac-12 Challenge … Rowed in the first varsity four that placed seventh at the Clemson Invitational … Rowed in the first varsity four that topped Tulsa in the Stone Family Cup … Finished third in the first varsity four race at the Big 12/Big Ten Dual … Took fifth place in the second varsity eight at the Head of the Oklahoma … Tow seat in the first varsity four that took second at the Cardinal Invite.

High School
Finished in first place with Team USA at the 2013 CanAmMex Regatta ... invited to attend 2014 Junior National Selection Camp and 2013 Junior National High Performance Camp ... two-time Rower of the Year for High Point Rowing Club ... selected as team captain at High Point Rowing Club ... placed first  at Midatlantic Erg Sprints Junior, D.I.R.T. Erg Sprints, Clemson Sprints in 4+ and Dogwood Regatta in single ... also lettered in swimming, track and field and cross country ... two-time All-Conference in track and field ... member of the National Honor Society ... also competed in Eastern Surf Association for six years.

Personal
Parents are Mary and Jim Hollingsworth ... has one sibling ...majoring in health and exercise science ... her grandfather, Nick Ognovich, played football at Wake Forest and is a Hall of Fame inductee.

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