Kelly Bird
Kelly Bird
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Galloway, N.J.
High School: Absegami

Collegiate Rowing Awards
2015 Thomas Reeder Spedden Medal
2012 All-MARC Novice
2015 Team Most Valuable
3x CRCA National Scholar-Athlete (2013, 2014, 2015)
3x ECAC NIRC All-Academic Team (2013, 2014, 2015)
3x Academic All-MARC Team (2013, 2014, 2015)
8x Shorewoman of the Week (4/10/12, 4/16/13 with first varsity eight, 4/23/13 with first varsity eight, 4/15/14 with first varsity eight, 5/13/14 with first varsity eight, 10/21/14 with collegiate eight, 3/31/15 with first varsity eight, 4/28/15 with first varsity eight)

2014-15: Sat stroke in the first varsity eight which won at Knecht Cup and the MARC Championships and reached the petite final at the ECAC National Invitational Rowing Championships and the NCAA Division III Championships ... sat stroke in fifth-place collegiate eight at Head of the Charles ... 2013-14: Sat stroke in the first varsity eight which won at Knecht Cup and the MARC Championships and reached the grand finals at the ECAC National Invitational Rowing Championships and the NCAA Division III Championships ... 2012-13: Sat stroke in the first varsity eight which won the Division III event at Knecht Cup, captured the Lela Kerr Cup, finished first at the MARC Championships, and competed at the NCAA Division III Championships ... 2011-12: Was the stroke of the winning novice four at Occoquan Chase ... was the stroke of the varsity eight that defeated St. Mary's and won against Philadelphia U. and Bryn Mawr and finished second at the Knecht Cup and MARC Championships ... BEFORE WC: Rowed at Absegami ... won Coaches Award as a senior, sat in seven seat of varsity eight as a junior and senior year ... placed third at New Jersey State Championships, second at County Championships, and fourth at City Championships ... was inducted into the National Honor Society and was active in marching band and concert band in high school ... ALSO: Is part of the symphonic band and chamber ensemble at WC.