KU is a member of the Conference USA and Big 12 for rowing
KU's novice squad recorded two of the three total victories over the weekend
KU recorded wins over Oklahoma, Creighton and Kansas State
High School: Member of the cross country and basketball teams throughout high school... Member of the National Honor Society, Junior Ladies of Charity and Quill and Scroll... Earned the President's Volunteer Service Award and the McCallum Award for Excellence in Biological Sciences.
Personal: Daughter of Joaquina Baranda and Daniel Balmaceda... Has three siblings: Chris, Alex and Julia... Her brothers, Chris and Alex, also attend KU... Plans to major in microbiology.