Jayhawks win Big 12 title in Fourth Varsity Eight
First Varsity Eight decided by less than two seconds
KU recorded wins over Oklahoma, Creighton and Kansas State
2012-13 (Sophomore): Member of Big 12 Champion boat in Fourth Varsity Eight...Rowed in 2V8 for KU in the Sunflower Showdown vs. Kansas State...Rowed in Second Varsity Four at Oklahoma Invite.
2011-12 (Freshman): Raced in Big 12 Championship as a member of the second Novice Eight boat...Achieved a 3.0 GPA.
High School: Letter winner in track & field team for three years at Easton Area HS...Also participated in softball.
Personal: Daughter of Eric and Valerie Byrd... Has three siblings: Jerval Watson, Jenelle Byrd and Eric Byrd, Jr... Plans to major in pre-business and marketing.