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Katie Nord
Katie Nord


Louisville, Ky.

High School:
Mercy Academy


No. 18 Rowing Earns Another Varsity Eight Win at Clemson Invite

Cardinals defeat trio of nationally ranked crews in No. 14 Clemson, No. 19 Cornell and No. 20 Duke


No. 18 Rowing Earns Varsity Eight Win on Day One at Clemson

Cardinals add three runner-up finishes during opening day of two-day event

2013-14: Chosen as a CRCA Scholar Athlete... Rowed the Cardinals' second varsity eight crew, which finished second in the C final at the 2014 NCAA Championship as Louisville was 17th overall in its first appearance... Rowed in the Cardinals' title-winning second varsity eight boat as the team won the American Conference Championship... Also competed in Louisville's second varsity eight boat for wins over top 20 teams UCLA (No. 13), Wisconsin (No. 15) and Cornell (No. 16) at the Clemson Invite as well as a win against No. 18 Clemson at the Pac-12 Challenge in California.

2012-13: Started collegiate rowing career as a member of the Cardinals' novice program ... Finished season on the varsity squad ... Rowed in the Cardinals' second varsity eight crew for much of the spring season ... Second varsity eight boat earned second-place finish at Big East Championship in West Windsor, N.J., as well as wins over Michigan State, Duke, UCF, Tennessee, Indiana and Rhode Island at the Clemson Invitational.

Prior to UofL: Played lacrosse for four years at Mercy Academy ... Was team captain of lacrosse team ... Earned Valedictorian honors at Mercy.

Personal: Born on April 27, 1994 in Louisville, Ky. ... Daughter of Bruce and Karen Nord... Has two brothers, Alan and Isaac... Majoring in bioengineering ... Chose the University of Louisville because of speed school for engineering and the opportunity for an education... Her favorite thing about the city of Louisville is that her family lives here ... Says the best thing about the rowing team is everything - the team and coaches ... Post-college ambition is to work for a bioengineering design team.

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