Katana Yu has committed to George Washington University

Athletics


Coach Info
Name Phone Email Team Name City State
Club Chris Graves Walter Johnson Crew Club Inc. Bethesda MD
High School Walter Johnson High School
Position
Primary Position Port
Secondary Positions Scl
distance erg
500m 2km 5km 6km 10km HMAR MAR
Best Time (mm:ss.s) - 7:34.2 20:39.0 24:44.6 44:58.1 - -
timed erg
4min 20min 30min 60min
Best Distance (meters) - 4,825 6,897 -
Physical Attributes
Bench Press (max) Wingspan Years rowing
- - 4
Rowing Honors

Senior Year

  • SPRING

-Committed to the George Washington University as a walk-on for the Women's Rowing Team

-Broke WJ Varsity Girl's 2k Record Again, now a 2x record holder

-Invited to USRowing's MidAtlantic ODP Summer 2021

-Invited to U19 ARION Summer 2021

  • WINTER

-Participated in both WJ and PBC's winter programs

  • FALL

-Competed in the global remote event of HOCR in 2-, placed within the top half of competitors in the Women's Youth Participatory category

-Participating in WJ Crew's fall program

-Participating in PBC's fall single sculling program

Junior Year

  • SUMMER

-Learned how to scull, did lots of work in small boats (pair, double) with TBC Racing

-Participated in US Rowing Junior National Team's Virtual 4-Week Summer Program

-Participated in TBC Racing Virtual Summer Program

  • SPRING

-Participated in the USRowing Virtual Mid-Atlantic Youth Regional Championship in the 2x

-Cancelled due to COVID-19

  • WINTER

-Placed 3rd in the Women's Age 16 Openweight 2000m event at Erg Sprints 2020

-Broke the previous 2k record on the Varsity Girls Team, new record holder

  • FALL

-Stroked the Varsity 8+, placing sixth in time trials and advancing to finals at Braxton Memorial Regatta 2019

-Stroked the Varsity 8+, placing first at Frostbite Regatta 2019

-Stroked the Varsity 4+ B, being the first WJ Women's boat to place first at Frosbite Regatta 2019

-Stroked the Varsity 8+, placing sixth at Head of the Occoquan 2019

-Stroked the Varsity 8+, being the first WJ women's eight to make top ten at Occoquan Chase 2019 and placed eighth

-Stroked the First Varsity 8+, placing third at Head of the Christina 2019

Sophomore Year

  • SUMMER

-Stroked the U19 8+ with TBC Racing, placing first in the 500m dash event at Philly Youth Regatta 2019

-Stroked the U17 8+ with TBC Racing, placing second at Philly Youth Regatta 2019

-Bow seat of the Second U17 4+ with TBC Racing, placing third at Independence Day Regatta 2019

  • SPRING

-Stroked the Junior 8+, placing third and advancing to the semi-final at SRAA Nationals 2019

-Stroked the Senior 8+, being the first WJ Women's Eight to advance from Semi-Finals, then placing fifth in the Petite Final at Stotesbury Cup 2019

-Stroked the First Varsity 4+, placing second at Maryland-Delaware State Championships 2019

Rowing Additional

-2x 2k Record Holder on WJ Crew Varisty Girls Team

-WJ Crew Varsity Girls Team Captain 2019-2020, 2020-2021

-Received the MVP award in Spring 2019

Academics


GPA
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SAT Writing
SAT Math
SAT Score (Composite)
ACT Score (Composite)
High School
Walter Johnson High School
School City
Bethesda
School State
MD
Guidance Counselor
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Guidance Counselor Phone
Guidance Counselor Email
Class Size
-
School Size
-
TOEFL Score
Class Rank
-
School Division
-
Other Academic Information
Weighted GPA is 4.45 SAT is 1320
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Personal


First Name
Katana
Last Name
Yu
Address
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Athlete's Mother
Athlete's Father
Gender
F
Height
5'6"
Weight
155
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Personal Highlights

I am of mixed ethnicity - half Korean and half Italian and Lithuanian.

I've been involved with Student Government since middle school! Currently on the 2020-2021 Student Member of the Board (SMOB) Advisory Council (SAC) in Montgomery County.

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