Kira McCully
Kira McCully
Year: SO
Hometown: Northfield, N.J.
High School: Holy Spirit

2019 (Sophomore)

  • Rowed in the fifth seat for the Second Varsity 8+ that won its flight at the Atlantic 10 Championship, helping the team win its seventh conference title (5/18)
  • Rowed in the fifth seat for the Second Varsity 8+ boat at the Eastern Sprints (5/5)
  • Rowed in the fifth seat for the Second Varsity 8+ boat at the Cherry Hill Invitational (4/20)
  • Rowed in the third second seat for the Second Varsity 8+ boat at the George Washington Invitational (4/13)
  • Rowed in the third seat for the Second Varsity 8+ at the Doc Hosea Invitational (3/30)
  • Rowed in the bow seat for the Second Varsity 8+ boat at the Cooper Sprints (3/24)

2018 (Freshman)

  • Rowed in the stroke seat for the Varsity 4+ boat that placed 21st in its heat at the NCAA Championship (5/25 and 5/26)
  • Rowed in the stroke seat for the Varsity 4+ boat that placed fourth in its flight at the Atlantic 10 Championship, helping the Rams to their sixth conference title (5/5)
  • Rowed in the stroke seat for the Varsity 4+ against Dartmouth and Boston College (4/21)
  • Rowed in the stroke seat for the Varsity 4+ boat that placed fourth in its flight at the Kerr Cup in Philadelphia (4/14)
  • Rowed in the second seat for the Varsity 4+ boat that won its flight on Day One and finished second on Day Two at the George Washington Invitational (4/6 and 4/7)
  • Rowed in the second seat for the Varsity 4+ boat at the Doc Hosea Invitational (3/31)
  • Made her collegiate debut and rowed in the second seat for the Varsity 4+ boat at the Cooper Sprints (3/25)

Before URI

  • Attended Holy Spirit High School, where she played soccer, basketball and was a member of the crew team.
  • Received varsity letters in each of her three sports for all four years of high school.
  • Was a member of the National Honors Society and the Holy Spirit Surf Club.

Personal

  • Born February 1, 1999.
  • Daughter of Colleen and Paul McCully.
  • Has an older sister, Cailin, and a younger sister, Megan.
  • Her older sister, Cailin, attended St. Joseph's University from 2014-2018 and was a member of the rowing team.
  • Favorite team is the Philadelphia Eagles.
  • Enjoys surfing, snowboarding, beach volleyball, going to the beach and hiking.
  • Majoring in biology, with future plans to be a physicians assistant.