Cardinals defeat trio of nationally ranked crews in No. 14 Clemson, No. 19 Cornell and No. 20 Duke
Cardinals add three runner-up finishes during opening day of two-day event
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 ... Favorite class is fundamentals of graphics... Post-college ambition is to work for a bioengineering design team.