Varsity four, open eight crews each finish second in Grand Final
Bruins to begin racing at 9:10 a.m. on Saturday in Mission Bay
Bruins begin 2013 spring season with strong performances against LMU
Joe Sofia leads the list with a 3.96 cumulative grade point average.
UCLA looking to earn a strong finish at Pac-12 Championships on Sunday
Rowed with the novice four and open eight crews as a freshman ... rowed bow seat in the N4+ in UCLA's season-opener against Loyola Marymount (March 3) ... rowed bow seat in the N4+ against San Diego (March 10) ... rowed bow seat in the open eight crew at the San Diego Crew Classic (March 31-April 1) ... rowed bow seat in the N4+ against USC in the annual crosstown dual meet race (April 28) ... stroked the N4+ at the Pacific Coast Rowing Championships.
Attended San Luis Obispo High School (San Luis Obispo, Calif.) for four years (2007-11) ... was a two-year varsity tennis letterwinner.
Full name: Kristina Ymkje Kayatta ... prefers Kristy ... is the daughter of David and Renee Kayatta ... has two brothers, Taylor and Michael, and two sisters, Ali and Hailey ... admires tennis player Venus Williams ... English major.