Catherine McDermott
Catherine McDermott
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cazenovia, NY
High School: Phillips Exeter

Notes: Represented the United States at the Under-23 World Championships in 2011 and 2012... Sat in the four that finished fifth in 2011 and sixth in 2012.

2011-12: CRCA first team All-America selection... Earned first team All-New England honors... CRCA Scholar Athlete... Sat in the varsity eight that finished fourth in the grand final at the Ivy League Championship and sixth in the petite final at the NCAA Championship... Recipient of the team's Anne Warner Award.

2010-11: CRCA second team All-New England selection... Sat in varsity eight that finished second in the petite final at the NCAA Championship and fourth in the grand final at Eastern Sprints... Received the team’s Anne Warner Award... CRCA Scholar Athlete.

2009-10: Sat in the bow of the second varsity that finished sixth in the petite final at the NCAA Championship… Won a bronze medal at the Eastern Sprints… CRCA Scholar Athlete.

2008-09: Spare at the NCAA Championship... Stroked the novice eight to a gold medal at Eastern Sprints, Yale's first since 1987... Recipient of the team's Chris Ernst Award.

Before Yale: Started rowing the spring of her freshman year at Exeter... In 2006 and 2007 rowed in the Exeter first varsity that won the NEIRA Championship... Also ran indoor track at Exeter.

Personal: Her twin sister Elizabeth also rows at Yale.