|| Kelly Hill
2008-09: Redshirted the season.
2007-08: Competed in the Varsity Four.
High School: Rowed for the Stanford Junior Crew while attending Pinewood School ... coached by Stanford Community Rowing Director Monica Hilcu and 2008 Olympic Gold medalist and Stanford alum Adam Kreek ... also played for the Pinewood volleyball and soccer teams.
Personal: A native of the Bay Area ... parents are Cary and Cathy Hill ... has two older siblings, Michael and Nikki ... majoring in human biology ... enjoys cooking, singing, dancing, and horseback riding.
Getting to Know Kelly Hill:
|Parents||Cary and Cathy Hill|
|Siblings||Michael and Nikki|
|Other hobbies outside of Stanford||Cooking, singing, dancing, and horseback riding|
|I was introduced to rowing by||My pop|
|I would describe myself as:||Energetic|
|The reason I love rowing is:||The sunrises|
|My favorite pre-race ritual is:||Sacrificing some spit to the spit gods|
|The thing I love most about sports is:||Being active|
|My favorite food is||Broccoli|
|Favorite Movie||Shawshank Redemption|
|My favorite professional/Olympic athlete is||Adam Kreek|
|If I could spend a day with anyone, it would be:||Kevin Brauch|
|The best advice I've ever received was:||"The only things you regret in life are the things you don't do" -my brother Michael|
|I am most thankful in my life for||My family|
|The reason I chose Stanford||Everything that makes Stanford Stanford|
|The people who have had the greatest influence on my life are:||My family|
|My most prized possession is:||My stuffed animal frogs from when I was a baby|
|If I were not a collegiate rower I would be:||Part of an A Capella group|
|Favorite Book||The Book Thief|
|The Place I'd Most Like To Visit||Greece|
|Favorite Place I've Ever Visited||Lizard Island, Australia|
|The best thing about Stanford is||All of the traditions, and the amazing people that go here|
|If I had to cook all of my meals I would probably survive on||Anything, I love to cook|