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University of Miami Athletics

Katie Guest

position

Rower

Class

Sophomore

Hometown

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Major

Journalism

High School

Etobicoke Collegiate Institute

Katie Guest - Rowing - University of Miami Athletics

2013-2014: Member of the 1V8+ that was victorious over UConn with a time of 6:40.0 … Member of the 2V8+ in San Diego … Member of the V4+ that won the Petite Final at the ACC Championship with a time of 7:59.7.

2012-13: Member of the 1V8+ that won the Cal Cup at the 2013 San Diego Crew Classic … Helped Miami finished fourth overall in the 2013 ACC Championships team competition … Part of the 1V8 + crew that finished fourth in their race at the 2013 ACC Championships … Part of crew that beat Old Dominon, UCF and SMU at the 2013 Miami Invitational … Finished second to defending ACC and NCAA Champion Virginia at the Tiger Invitational … Helped beat UConn in head-to-head racing by nearly 40 seconds … Beat Buffalo and Eastern Michigan in one race at the Cardinal Invitational … Finished first in race against West Virginia and Dayton at the Cardinal Invitational … Placed third behind Notre Dame and Louisville at the Cardinal Invitational … Placed third at Head of the Hooch

2011-12: Was 6-seat of the Varsity 8+ in Spring racing season, which won the C-final of Sea World Cal Cup at San Diego Crew Classic and came in a tight second place finish in the petite final at Knecht Cup … The V8+ came fourth at ACC Championships and wrapped up the year with a strong fifth finish at the Dad Vail Aberdeen Regatta

2010-11: Was 2-seat in the Varsity 8+, which came second at Head of the Hooch … Rowed in the Freshman 8+ that won at the Head of the Hooch … Part of the Freshman 4+ which came second at Head of the Hooch … Stroked the 2nd Varsity 8+ for spring season … Came fourth in the Knecht Cup Grand final and fourth at ACC Championships

High School: Rowed for Don Rowing Club … was stroke seat in Jr. Women’s 2x and 4x, also rowed 1x … Finished second in the 2009 Head of the Fish U19 Women’s 1x … Came second in U19 Women’s 2x and third in U19 Women’s 4x at Ontario Championships 2010 … Won the Women’s single at the 2010 Barrie Sprint Regatta … Won the U19 Women’s 4x and came second in the U19 Single at the 2010 Central Ontario Regatta … Club coach was Ed Kornachuck.

Personal: Daughter of Margie and John Guest … Great-grandfather, Jack Guest Sr. won Diamond Sculls at Royal Henley Regatta in Men’s 1x and won a silver medal in the Men’s 2x at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics