Anna Higgins
Anna Higgins
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Canton, Ga.
High School: Cherokee (West Georgia)

2012: Completed 8 rounds over the course of 5 events … Averaged a score of 91.8 with a season low 86.

Cherokee High School: A four-year letterwinner at Cherokee, Higgins was named the team's Most Valuable Player as a senior in 2012 after winning Most Improved in 2010 ... During her senior campaign, she shot 77 and finished as the runner-up in the Region 5AAAAA Tournament and shot a low round of 73 during the season which was the third lowest round in Georgia AAAAA ... She wa a member of the team that claimed the Cherokee County Championship in 2011 and finished runner-up in the Region 5AAAAA tournament ... Her 2012 team finished second in the county but then bounced back by claiming the team crown in the region tournament before finishing as the runner-up in the Georgia State Tournament ... She also participated in the Southeastern Junior Golf Tour, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour as well as the Southwestern Junior Golf Tour ... Away from the links, Higgins earned academic letters and was an active member of the Future Business Leaders of America as well as the National Honor Society and Alpha Service Club ... She was also a recipient of the Lamp of Knowledge Award and was awarded the Ed Liebman Scholarship for academics and golf success.

Hobbies/Activities: Shopping, golf, football

Favorite Professional Athlete: Adam Scott

Favorite Professional Team: Atlanta Braves

Biggest Sports Thrill: 2013 Masters Sunday playoff

Something You Do Not Know About Me: I love cold weather

Favorite Food: Chocolate Chip Cookies

Favorite TV Show: Survivor

Why I Chose UNG: UNG is more than a school, it’s a family