Caitlin Connell
Caitlin Connell
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Athens, Ga.
High School: Winder-Barrow

Winder-Barrow High School: Earned three letters in track and four letters in cross country running for the Bulldogs ... Placed fifth at the AAAAA State Cross Country Championships meet in a time of 20:18.94 after being crowned her Region Champion ... Placed ninth in the 1600m at the State Track and Field Championship meet with a time of 5:17.62 and 6th in the 3200m with a time of 11:36.90 ... Was named the 2012 WBHS Runner of the Year.

Hobbies: Photography, writing, art

Favorite Professional Athlete: Jorday Hasey

Favorite Team: UGA Football

Biggest Sports Thrill: Finishing 5th at 2012 5A Cross Country State Championship and 5th at 2013 5A State Two Mile

Something You Do Not Know About Me: I am a coffee addict

Favorite Food: Anything

Favorite Quote: "Whoever dwells in the shelter of the most high will rest in the shadow of the almighty." 

Favorite TV Show: Friends

Why I Chose UNG: Great running program and the campus