Kim Gross
Kim Gross
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
Position: port

As a sophomore (2013): Competed with the varsity eight in all 11 spring races, and helped the boat to an 8-5 dual-meet record…sat in the six seat with the varsity eight on five occasions, the five seat four times, and twice in the seven seat…finished the season in the six seat…one of six Hornets to receive the National Scholar-Athlete Award, given to rowers with a 3.5 or higher cumulative grade point average.

As a freshman (2012): Competed for four different boats during the spring…those included the novice eight, varsity four, third varsity four and novice four…competed with the novice eight in every spring race, sitting in the seven seat (four times), six seat (three times) and stroke seat (twice)…helped the novice eight to a 9-6 dual meet record, and a bronze medal at the WIRA Championships…stroked the novice four to a bronze medal at the season-ending Pacific Coast Rowing Championships.

Personal: A communication studies major…has a personal-best time of 7:21.2 on the 2,000-meter ergometer test.