MaryKate Silk
MaryKate Silk
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: Delray Beach, Fla.
High School: Pope John Paul II

2012-2013: Rowed for the novice eight that defeated Smith (March 30)…placed first with the third varsity eight versus Rutgers and George Mason (April 27)…member of the third varsity eight that won the grand final at the Eastern Sprints (May 5)…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross: Two-year member of the varsity lacrosse and swimming teams at Pope John Paul II High School…lacrosse team won the district championship in 2010 and 2011…senior captain of the swimming team…won the team’s 2011 Most Improved Award…Senior Class President…Junior Class Secretary…member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Catherine and Joseph Silk, and Jeff and Kelly Wright…mother, Catherine played volleyball at Boston College (Class of 1987)…has four brothers (Joseph, Tim, Jacob and Ryan) and one sister (Kara)...has not yet declared a major.