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Kathryn Tippey
Kathryn Tippey

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tuscaloosa, Ala.

High School:
Central

Height:
5-9

Position:
Varsity

Experience:
SQ



ALABAMA HIGHLIGHTS:
Senior - 2008-09
Earned the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association's Scholar-Athlete award ... named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and Tau Beta Pi honoraries.

Junior - 2007-08
Member of the Crimson Tide's Silver Medal winning 8+ boat at the Head of the Charles ... named one of the Crimson Tide's top-6 student-athletes in the area of community outreach ... earned the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association's Scholar-Athlete award for the second year in a row ... named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... inducted into the Elliott Society and the Mortar Board... named an Outstanding Arts and Sciences in Economics student ... earned the Computer Based Honors Program's Outstanding Service award ... Outstanding Undergraduates in Economics ... earned the Undergraduate Scholars Award in Economics and Finance.

Sophomore - 2006-07
Competed in Alabama's first race as a varsity program, helping the Tide's "B" boat to a fifth-place finish in the Collegiate 8+ at the Head of the Chattanooga ... part of Alabama's gold medal boat at the Head of the South, winning the Championship 4+ ... rowed to victory as part of the Tide's second Varsity 8+ in its dual meet against Creighton ... inaugural member of the Crimson Tide's Varsity squad in 2006-07 ... earned the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association's Scholar-Athlete award ... Junior Faculty Excellence Award in Economics ... Outstanding Undergraduate in Economics ... Elliot Society, Omicron Delta Kappa, Golden Key, Phi Eta Sigma, Alpha Lambda Delta honor societies ... earned Ernest F. Hollings, Presidential and Alumni Scholarships.

PREP HIGHLIGHTS:
University of Alabama Capstone Summer Honors Program ... valedictorian ... Birmingham Post-Herald All-State Academic Team ... National Honor Society ... Spanish Honor Society ... Mu Alpha Theta Honor Society.

PERSONAL INFORMATION:
Full Name: Kathryn Genevieve Tippey ... daughter of Delbert and Jacalyn Tippey ... economics major with a minor in math ... born September 7, 1987.