Katie Wilcox
Katie Wilcox
Year: Junior
Hometown: Winnetka, Ill.
High School: New Trier

Junior • 2013

A CRCA Scholar-Athlete … Rowed second, fourth, and sixth seat for the second varsity all season, including five wins, and a fourth place finish at the NCAA Women's Rowing Championships Petite Final.

Sophomore • 2012

Sat in the six spot as Radcliffe finished fourth in the second varsity eight third-level final at the NCAA Championships in West Windsor, N.J., May 27 ...  Rowed in the eight position of the second varsity eight which finished fourth in the grand final, helping Radcliffe claim the first ever Ivy League Championship Regatta May 13 … Assisted the second varsity eight from the eight seat, as it took down Yale for Radcliffe’s lone win in the Case Cup April 21 …  Contributed in the second varsity eight to Radcliffe’s sweep of No. 20 Dartmouth and Syracuse to claim the O’Leary Cup April 14 … Sat in the eight seat of the second varsity eight for Radcliffe’s second-place finish (7:20.4) at the Class of 1975 Cup April 7 …Rowed with the varsity four as Radcliffe topped Brown by 6.1 seconds March 31.

Freshman • 2011

Rowed with the varsity eight in the six seat … Helped the varsity eight win the third-level final at the NCAA Championships with a time of 6:34.45 … Contributed to fifth-place finish at the EAWRC Sprints … Helped Radcliffe win varsity and team titles at the Beanpot on April 30 … Aided in a three-second victory over Yale to win the Case Cup for the first time in eight years … Helped the varsity eight beat Dartmouth, No. 10 Ohio State and Northeastern at the Charles River Challenge on April 17 … Rallied with the varsity eight to finish second place, ahead of Minnesota and Syracuse … Part of a resounding victory over Tulsa on March 26 to open the spring season.

Before Harvard

A part of the varsity crew for four years at the six seat and eight seat … Won national championships in 2007 and ’09 … Placed third at the Youth Nationals in ’10 … Placed seventh at the Head of the Charles in ’08 and placed eighth the following year … National Merit Scholar … Inducted to the Spanish Honor Society … Served as a tutor in writing and math … Took part in Clearwater Camp for Girls and Australian Exchange.


Grandfather Robert Wilcox Sr. ’43, father Robert Wilcox Jr. ’70 and cousin William Lambert ’06 all attended Harvard … Brother Benjamin ’13 also attended Harvard…Her cousin, Elisabeth Lambert '04 was a member of Radcliffe heavyweight crew.