Women's Rowing

    Kate Melberg
    Kate  Melberg


    Denver, Colo.

    High School:
    St. Mary's Academy




    No. 12 USC Finishes Fifth at Pac-12 Championships

    The Women of Troy took third in the varsity eight final


    No. 12 USC Sweeps Away No. 20 UCLA in Crosstown Dual

    The Trojans maintained their undefeated record over the crosstown rival Bruins in a 7-0 sweep


    No. 14 USC Completes Crew Classic Weekend with Strong Performances

    The Women of Troy took several close third-place finishes in grand finals at the 43rd-annual San Diego Crew Classic


    Trojans Forge Ahead For All-Grand Final Sunday at Crew Classic

    The 14th-ranked Women of Troy will race to defend the Jessop-Whittier Cup in Mission Bay


    Women of Troy Race Past San Diego State to Open 2016

    The USC women's rowing team earned a four-boat sweep of San Diego State in Mission Bay on Sunday

    THIS SEASON: Melberg enters her junior season competing for the Women of Troy.

    Lettered in swim, tennis and field hockey for four years at St. Mary’s Academy…Won the 2014 state tennis championship…Earned All-State first team in tennis…Selected to the All-State Academic first team in tennis for the 2013-14 season…Named a two-time captain of the swim team in 2012-13 and 2013-14…Made the honor roll all four years of high school…Member of the National Honor Society.

    PERSONAL: Sarah ‘Kate’ Catherine Melberg was born on January 3, 1996, in San Jose, Calif….Daughter of Mark and Janine Melberg…Has one sister, Jacqueline…Lists sushi, steak ice cream and potatoes and her favorite foods…Enjoys listening to country music…Is a member of USC’s Society of Women in Engineering…Hopes to travel the world and become involved in community service…Majoring in civil engineering…Aspires to work at an engineering firm that improves the environmental efficiency of renewable energy resources.

    Date Boat Seat Race Location Time Finish
    Feb. 28 3V8 5k USC v. San Diego State Mission Bay, Calif.  05:55.3 1st
    April 3 1V4 Bow 2016 San Diego Crew Classic Mission Bay, Calif. 08:09.0 3rd
    April 30 3V8 7 2016 USC-UCLA Dual Los Angeles, Calif. 07:07.8 1st  
    May 15 3V8 7 PAC-12 Championships Gold River, Calif. 06:56.2 6th
    Mar. 28 3V8 2 San Diego Crew Classic Mission Bay, Calif. 07:44.8 2nd
    April 11 3V8 2 USC-UCLA Dual Marina Del Rey, Calif.  07:13.1 2nd