Kira Woods
Kira Woods
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Newport Beach, Calif.
High School: Corona del Mar High School
Position: Crew
Major: Political Science
Residential College: Silliman

2017-2018: Second Team All-NEISA crew...1st Friis Team Race (crew)...1st Moody Trophy (B division crew)...2nd 82nd Annual Boston Dinghy Challenge Cup (A division crew)...2nd Regis Bowl (A division crew)

2016-2017: 5th (A division) Gill Coed Western Semifinal... 3rd (B division) Navy Spring Women's... 1st (A division) Regis Bowl

2015-2016: 1st place at the Nickerson Trophy (Freshman Championship), 2nd place in B Division at the Yale Women's Interconference, 2nd place in B Division at Navy Spring Women's

Before Yale: 2014-2015 varsity sailing team captain... 4 year varsity sailor... 2nd at 2012 and 2013 PCISA Girls Invitational... 3rd at 2013 CFJ Nationals... 4th at 2014 ISSA High School Nationals... 5th at 2014 ISSA Team Race Championship

Favorite thing about Yale: "I love the people at Yale! They're all extremely motivated and passionate about what they do, yet still incredibly happy and welcoming. "

Favorite thing about sailing for Yale: "I love the team: so talented but also so cohesive. "