Katie McAuliffe
Katie McAuliffe
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Portland, Ore.
Position: Coxswain

ATHLETIC EXPERIENCE: Started coxing with Santa Clara crew as a freshman in 2010-11 ... served as the coxswain for the Novice Eight that season ... played four years of varsity volleyball at Valley Catholic High School and seven years of club volleyball ... also lettered in track and field.

PERSONAL: Born in South Bend, Ind. ... daughter of Bill and Kim McAuliffe ... hobbies include reading and writing, live music, writing with glitter gel pens, wearing colorful socks, cooking and baking, making buttons, finding lucky pennies, photography and traveling and going to the movies with friends ... majoring in Communications and Psychobiology.