Katherine Holmes, a Cadet fencer from Washington, DC, is one of the finalists of Sports Illustrated for Kids "Sports Kid of the Year" contest.  According to one Fencing.Net member, "she is a great up-and-coming fencer, who took gold in Y-14 as well as bronze in Cadets, Juniors, Seniors, and Div IA at Nationals. And you know that she is funny, smart, and modest."

You can vote for Katherine in the round of 6 today at the SI Kids web site.  Votes will be tallied on September 29th with the four top vote getters advancing.