Kara Johannesen

Kara Johannesen

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Albany, N.Y.

High School:
Mt. Moriah Academy

Height:
5-10

Position:
Port

Squad:
Varsity

11/21/2012

UCF Rowing Caps Head of the Hooch with Women's Open 2- Race

The Knights will return with a full slate of races in the spring season

11/03/2012

UCF Rowing Completes Successful First Day at Head of the Hooch

The Knights will return to the water at 11:21 a.m. Sunday

11/01/2012

Rowing to compete in Head of the Hooch this Weekend

The Knights travel to Chattanooga for their only fall race.

05/12/2012

Rowing Finishes Fourth at C-USA Championships

Lauzon honored for third-straight year

05/10/2012

Not Your Ordinary Leader

Freshman coxswain leads UCF's top varsity boat

JUNIOR SEASON - 2012-13

SOPHOMORE SEASON - 2011-12
• Defeated Tulsa, Alabama and Miami at the Head of the Hooch

FRESHMAN SEASON -2010-11
• Rowed in seventh seat for varsity eight boat
• Posted a top-10 finish at the Head of the Hooch Regatta
• Recorded a top-5 finish in the Championship 8+event at the Head of the Hooch
• Defeated Kansas State at the Longhorn Invitational
• Posted a nearly seven-second victory over league-rival Alabama in Tuscaloosa
• Member of the crew that won C-USA Boat of the Week honors on April 12
• Lead the varsity eight boat to a first-place finish in the C Group Final at the Lake Natoma Invitational with wins over Oregon State and Sacramento State
• Defeated in-state rivals Miami, Jacksonville and Stetson during varsity 8 race at Home Regatta
• Member of the crew that finished third in the C USA Championship varsity 8 race
• Defeated Tulsa, Rhode Island and Miami at the Oak Ridge Invitational

PRIOR TO UCF
• Claimed the New York State Championship in Women's 4x as a freshman, junior and senior
• Her sophomore year finished third at the US Rowing Youth Nationals in the Women's 2x
• Came in second at the Canadian Henley in the Women's 8 as a junior

PERSONAL
• Born in Virginia Beach, Va.
• Daughter to Thomas and Dawn Johannesen
• Has one sister, Chelsea
• Major is undecided

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