Kayla Zenk
Kayla Zenk
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Kent, Conn.
High School: Kent

2012-2013: Member of the varsity eight in all 13 regattas...varsity eight won the Irving-Christensen Cup (April 21), placed second out of 34 boats at the Knecht Cup (April 13-14), placed first in the club eight race out of 17 boats at the Textile River Regatta (Sept. 30), finished first out of 48 boats at the Snake Regatta (Oct. 13), placed second in the club eight race out of 34 boats at the Head of the Charles Regatta (Oct. 20) and finished third in the open eight race out of 27 boats at the Head of the Schuylkill Regatta (Oct. 27)…won the silver medal with the freshman four at the Head of the Schuylkill Regatta (Oct. 27).   

Before Holy Cross: Two-year member of the varsity rowing team at the Kent School for coach Garrison Smith…team placed second at the 2011 NEIRAs and finished third in 2012…member of the varsity four that placed third at the 2012 Founders Day Regatta…won the team’s 2012 William Hartwell Perry, Jr., Bowl, as the athlete who best exemplifies the ideals and traditions of Kent rowing…also two-year member of the varsity cross country team…earned All-Founders League accolades in 2010-2011 and 2011-2012…won the 2011 Coaches’ Award…four-year member and senior captain on the varsity swimming team…earned All-Founders League accolades in 2010-2011 and 2011-2012...president of Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools Club…head features editor of the Kent News school newspaper.

Personal: Daughter of Patricia Zenk…has one brother (Morgan) and one sister (Chelsea)...an English major.