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Kai Alexander - Women's Rowing - Kansas Jayhawks

Kai Alexander

Height 5'9"
Class Junior
Hometown Tampa, Fla.
High School H.B. Plant HS
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Career Honors

  • 2021 Academic All-Big 12 First Team, 4.0 GPA*
  • Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association National Scholar-Athlete [2021]
  • Big 12 Co-Boat of the Week, First Varsity Eight (4/7)

2020-21 (SOPHOMORE)

  • Aided the team to a 3.55 spring GPA
  • Led team to be 2021 Sunflower Showdown Champions over Kansas State
  • Competed against Oklahoma (3/27) to finish second in the First Varsity Eight with a mark of 6:39.38
  • Assisted the First Varsity Eight to a fourth-place finish of 7:16.37 on day one of the Sunshine State Invite (4/2-3), then a third-place mark of 7:46.45 on day two
  • Helped the Second  Varsity Eight to a first-place finish at the Sunflower Showdown (5/1) with a time of 7:33.3
  • Paced the Second Varsity Eight at the Big 12 Championship (5/15) to finish seventh overall at 7:36.074
  • A part of First Varsity Eight that earned Big 12 Co-Boat of the Week (4/7)
  • 2021 Academic All-Big 12 First Team, with 4.0 GPA in Anthropology
  • Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association National Scholar-Athlete

2019-20 (FRESHMAN)

  • No season due to the coronavirus

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Lettered in track
  • Club rowing team and helped the women’s varsity quad to first place at West District Championships
  • National Honor Society member

PERSONAL
Daughter of Kira and Derrick Alexander … Has four brothers, Brandon, played football at The University of Central Florida, Troy, played basketball at North Greenville University, Jett, and Grey, and one sister, Alani … Plans to major in Anthropology.