Feature In The Salem News by Dan Harrison
As a Sophomore in 2010-11: Spring 2011: Raced in the Varsity 8 at the Yankee Cup (March 26) and finished fourth with a time of 8:07.56. Fall 2010: Raced in the Varsity 8+ that finished sixth at the Head of the Fish (Nov. 1) with a time of 13:39.02.
As a Freshman in 2009-10: Spring 2010: Part of the First Varsity Eight that had two second place finishes against Buffalo (6:29.80) and Cornell (6:26.40) (May 1) ... Raced in the First Varsity Eight that finished fifth in the Grand Final at the Atlantic 10 Championships with a time of 6:54.04 (Apr. 17) ... Part of the Second Varsity Eight at the Knecht Cup (Apr. 10-11), clocking in for a second place finish with a time of 6:56.49.
Before UMass: Ran track and cross country at Beverly High School for four years under coach David Jellerson ... Helped the Panthers to an undefeated record and a Northeast Conference title in cross country, indoor track and outdoor track during all four seasons ... Was a team captain during her sophomore, junior and senior seasons ... Was named a NEC All-Star following her junior campaign ... Went undefeated in the high jump during her senior year.
Personal: Katherine VonZweck ... Born April 23, 1991 to Peter and Maureen VonZweck ... Has three siblings, Derek, Anne and Mike ... Intends to major in Food Science.