| Katherine Tong
AS A JUNIOR (2010-11)
- coxed the second novice eight crew
- guided two boats at the Head of the Hooch (Nov.6-7, 2011) including the second novice eight boat, which finished third (18:04.4)
- aided the second novice boat to a fifth-place finish (32:13.1) at the Fighting Nutria (Feb. 12, 2011)
- coxed the first novice four boat to a win at the Heart of Texas (March 5, 2011) ... led the second novice eight boat and took second (3:16.45) in the novice division
- paced the second novice eight crew to a win over Iowa (7:40.8) and two over Wisconsin (8:11.5 and 7:09.7) at the Longhorn Invitational (March 18-20, 2011)
- helped Texas' first novice boat to a win over Kansas at the dual meet (April 2, 2011)
- recorded one win at the Virginia Invitational (April 16, 2011) over Clemson, 8.18.2-to-8:35.7
- advanced UT's second novice eight boat to a win (7:37.9) at the Big 12 Championships (April 30, 2011)
AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-10)
- rowed Texas' second and third novice boats for five races
Played volleyball at Bellaire High School in Bellaire, Texas (2005-2007) ... member of district championship teams in 2005, 2006 and 2007 ... National Honor Society and Bellaire Chinese Club member.
Full name is Katherine Chu Tong ... born Jan. 2, 1990 in Houston, Texas ... daughter of Victor Tong and Eva Chu ... has one sister, Amanda (24) ... is a psychology major ... is a two-time selection to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.