Niagara on the Lake, Ontario
Finished sixth in the grand final of the Oak Ridge Invitational as a member of the varsity eight at the bow seat ... Finished fourth in the grand final as a member of the varsity eight at the Conference USA Championships ... Placed second as a member of the varsity eight at the Windermere Cup ... Helped lead team to second place overall finish at Big 12 Championships in the second varsity eight ... Rowed seven seat of the second varsity eight in a tri-meet against Michigan and Indiana ... Rowed in the six seat of the second varsity eight to finish fifth in the petite final at the San Diego Crew Classic ... Claimed wins over Louisville and UCF at the Longhorn Invitational in the second varsity eight ... Two seat of the varsity eight at the OU Invitational, claiming wins over Tulsa, Kansas, Creighton and SMU.
Rowed in the championship eight "A", championship four "B", and open pair "D" at the Head of the Hooch ... Member of the open eight "A" and the open four "B" at the Head of the Colorado, finishing second and third, respectively ... Finished 15th in the bow seat in the collegiate eight at the Head of the Charles ... Member of the collegiate eight "A", open four "B", and open pair "C" in the Head of the Oklahoma, claiming third at the grand final, fourth and ninth, respectively.
Member Canadian Junior National Development team for CanAmMex ... Won bronze in the junior women's pair at U.S. Club Nationals ... Won gold in the junior women's pair at the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta.
Rowed for four years at Eden High School ... Ontario Ergometer Champion ... Placed second in junior women's 4x at The Royal Canadian Henley in 2009 ... Oarswoman of the Year recipient in 2008 ... 4+ gold at Canadian Secondary School Rowing Championships in 2008 ... 4+ bronze at CSS Rowing Championships in 2009 ... Won bronze in the senior women's double at the Stotesburg Cup Regatta ... Junior women's silver 2x at Head of the Fish in 2009 ... Won bronze in the senior women's 63kg pair at the Canadian Secondary School Championship in 2010 ... Junior women's 4x gold at Ontario Championship in 2009 with Ridley Graduate Boat Club ... Named team MVP in 2008 and 2010.
Full name is Katherine Anne Klassen ... Parents are Rudy and Gerda Klassen... Has three siblings, Daniel, Isaiah and Jonathon ... Daniel is a heavyweight rower at Yale ... Health and exercise science major.