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Kacie Kinley - Women's Rowing - Kansas Jayhawks

Kacie Kinley

Height 5'11"
Class Senior
Hometown Wichita, Kan.
High School Mill Vallyey HS

2020-21 (JUNIOR)

  • Aided the team to a 3.55 spring GPA
  • Led team to be 2021 Sunflower Showdown Champions over Kansas State
  • Competed at Iowa’s Regatta (4/24) with the Second Varsity Eight, taking fourth overall at 7:05.91
  • Raced against Drake (5/1) with the First and Second Varsity Eight combo with a first-place finish at 8:28.0
  • Took first-place against Kansas State in the Sunflower Showdown (5/1) with a mark of 7:33.3
  • At the Big 12 Championship (5/15), competed with the Second Varsity Eight with a seventh-place finish overall of 7:36.074

2019-20 (SOPHOMORE)

  • No season due to the coronavirus


  • Attended the University of Oklahoma where she was named a non-resident Merit Scholar in 2017-2018


  • Attended Mill Valley High School and played soccer for head coach Arlan Vomhof
  • Four total letters won
  • Aided the Jaguars to fourth place 5A State in 2016
  • Some of her accolades include three-time First Team All-State selection, two-time First Team All-Conference honoree, Second Team All-State in 2015, Second Team All-Conference in 2015, First Team All-Great Plains Region in 2017, team captain in 2016 and 2017, three-time LWJ All-Area First Team selection
  • Mill Valley Love of the Game Award in 2017
  • Academically, was a member of the National Honor’s Society and honor roll honoree 2014-2017

Daughter of Luke and Kelly Hilmes…Has three brothers and one sister…Plans to major in accounting…KU honor roll in fall 2019.