Bruins to race against Cardinals in Marina del Rey, Calif.
Rowed with the novice four and novice eight boats throughout her freshman season...rowed three seat in the novice four in dual meet victories over Loyola Marymount (March 3) and San Diego (March 10)...rowed five seat in the novice eight at the San Diego Crew Classic (March 31-April 1), helping the novice eight to a second place finish in the Grand Final on day two...rowed five seat in the novice eight in UCLA's dual meet victory over Louisville at the SoCal Challenge (April 14)...rowed five seat in the novice eight's win over USC in the two schools' annual dual meet (April 28)...rowed five seat with the novice eight at the Pac-12 Championships, leading the boat to a second place finish at the event and helping UCLA to a third place team finish, their best in program history.
Attended Acalanes High School (Lafayette, Calif.) for four years (2007-2011).
Competed for Oakland Strokes.
Full name: Katherine Nicole Bassak...Born January 30, 1993 in Walnut Creek, Calif...Parents: Drew and Becky Bassak...Has one brother A.J...Undeclared major.