Katie Kidder
Player Profile:
Katie Kidder 1263676
Position: Port
Height: 6'1"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Moorpark, Calif.
High School: Moorpark
Rowed in UCLA’s second varsity eight and third varsity eight crews during her junior season … rowed six seat in the 3V8+ in UCLA’s season-opening dual meet against Loyola Marymount (March 14) … stroked the 3V8+ in a first-place finish against USC (April 11) … rowed two seat and stroked the 2V4+ at the two-day Clemson Invitational (April 18-19) … stroked the 3V8+ against Oregon State and Washington State (May 2) … also stroked the 3V8+ in the Pac-12 Championships (May 17).

Rowed three seat in the open eight crew at the two-day San Diego Crew Classic (April 5-6) … helped UCLA’s O8+ crew finish first in its day one heat … the O8+ crew finished in second place, behind California, on day two in the Grand Final.

Did not compete in any spring races.

High School
Four-year varsity water polo letterwinner at Moorpark High School under head coach Chris Beattie ... competed at the center position ... was a second-team All-Marmonte League selection as a senior and a third-team honoree as a junior ... served as a team captain during her senior season ... earned team MVP honors as a senior ... named the team's most offensive player as a junior ... finished her senior season with 72 goals, 81 steals, 14 assists and two blocks ... also competed for South Coast Water Polo Club.

Full name: Catherine Marie Kidder … prefers Katie … is the youngest of John and Sheryll Kidder's three daughters … has two older sisters, Jessica and Rachael … sister, Rachael, played on UCLA’s women’s volleyball team (2009-11) and helped the Bruins win the 2011 NCAA Championship … father, John, was a four-year offensive lineman on UCLA’s football team … undeclared major.

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