Women's Rowing

    Karina Batek
    Karina  Batek

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Austin, Texas

    High School:
    Vandegrift HS

    Height:
    5-8

    Position:
    Starboard

    05/17/2015

    USC Rowing Takes Fifth at Pac-12 Championships

    The Trojans' varsity four finished in fourth place while USC's other three boats took fifth-place finishes

    04/11/2015

    Women of Troy Cruise to 14th Straight Win Over Crosstown Rival UCLA

    The Trojans' varsity eight has never lost to the Bruins in the 14-year history of the head-to-head dual

    03/29/2015

    USC Rowing Claims Fifth Straight Jessop-Whittier Cup

    The Women of Troy successfully defended their San Diego Crew Classic title

    03/28/2015

    Trojan Boats Push Through to Crew Classic Grand Finals

    The Women of Troy opened 2015 by putting four boats into grand finals on the first day of the San Diego Crew Classic

    10/28/2014

    Trojan Boats Take First at Head of the American Regatta

    The Women of Troy showed their speed at the second head race of the fall season

    2014-15
    Karina Batek enters her sophomore season as a starboard rower for the Women of Troy.

    2013-14
    As a freshman, Batek rowed with the Trojans' novice crew from the fifth and seventh seats. She raced in the San Diego Crew Classic, the Lake Natoma Invitational, the USC-UCLA dual, and at the Pac-12 Championships.

    CLUB AND HIGH SCHOOL
    Batek was a four-year letterwinner in soccer and a three-year letterwinner as a discus thrower on the track and field team at Vandegrift High School in Austin, Texas. She was an Academic All-District selection in each of her four years and was chosen as an Academic All-American as a senior.

    PERSONAL
    Karina Kaye Batek was born in Houston, Texas... parents are Mike and Denise Batek... has two siblings: brother Konner and sister Kendra... lists international soccer star Mia Hamm as her favorite athlete... aspires to manage bands as a career... majoring in music industry.