George Takes Sixth Place in First Olympic Outing
George Will Represent Canada in 100mH Finals at 5 p.m.
George Will Represent Canada in 100mH Semis on Tuesday
George Set to Compete in 100M Hurdle Prelims Monday Morning
George Headed To 2012 Olympics In London, Huskies Conclude Time At USA Trials
2012 London Olympics (100H)
Canadian Olympic Trials (100H, 200m)
NCAA Qualifier (4x100)
NCAA Regional Qualifier (100H, 200m, 4x100)
BIG EAST Champion (4x100) - Outdoor
2x ECAC Champion (4x100)
ESPN The MagazineAcademic All-District First Team
CoSIDA Academic All-District Second Team
UConn Record Holder (60H-tie) - Indoor
BIG EAST and New England Championship Scorer
2009-10: ECAC Champion, New England Champion, BIG EAST and NCAA Qualifier. Indoor: Earned one BIG EAST Track Athlete of the Week accolade ... Finished third at the BIG EAST Indoor Championship in the 60 meter hurdles with a time of 8.33 ... Won the 55m hurdles at the New England Championship and set New England Championship record with time of 7.69 ... Claimed the ECAC 60 meter hurdle crown posting a mark of 8.26 which is a new UConn all-time mark. Outdoor: Was part of the 4x100m relay squad which broke the ECAC Outdoor Championship record with a first place finish time of 44.43 ... Broke the 100 meter hurdle UConn school record with a time of 13.39 at the 2010 BIG EAST Outdoor Championship.
Outdoor: NCAA, BIG EAST and ECAC Qualifier ... Part of the 4x100 meter relay team that competed at the NCAA Championship in Fayetteville, Ark ... assisted in breaking the school record (44.42) during the NCAA East Regional preliminaries ... part of the BIG EAST and ECAC Champion 4x100 relay that also earned its first ever berth into Championship of America at the Penn Relays ... recorded a season-best time in the 200m at the UConn Select Invitational with a second place finish ... third place finish at the ECAC Championships in the 100m hurdles with a season best time which also qualified her for the NCAA East Regional ... won the 100m hurdles and 4x100 relay at the UConn Select Invite ... first at the UConn Alumni Invitational in the 100m hurdles & part of the 4x100 relay champions ... BIG EAST All-Academic Team member ... U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Team.
Outdoor: Canadian Olympic Trials ... NCAA Regional Qualifier ... ECAC Champion ... BIG EAST Qualifier ... third at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championship with a time of 13.62 ... third at the ECAC's 13.71 ... fourth at the BIG EAST Championship with a mark of 23.72 in the 200m dash ... a member of the ECAC Championship 4x100 relay (45.03) ... member of the 4x100m relay champion at the Penn Relays and a member of the Championship of America 4x200m relay (1:35.22) which was also a school record.
2006-07: Indoor: Runner-up in the 200m dash at the Brown Invite ... took second place in the 60m hurdles and the 60m dash at the Black Knight Invite ... placed second in the 60m hurdles at the Yale Invite ... member of the 4x400 team that took and set a new school record of 3:44:02 at the St. Valentine Invite.
Outdoor: NCAA Regional Qualifier ... member of the 4x100m relay team that was the BIG EAST runner-up at the BIG EAST Championship in a time of 45:65 ... member of the 4x200m relay team that took first in the ECAC Division at the Penn Relays in a school-record time of 1:36.14, marking the first time UConn had won a championship at the Relays ... won the 100m hurdles in a time of 14.70 at the Brown Invite ... third-place finisher in the 100m hurdles at the UConn Invitational.
High School: 2006 IAAF World Junior Championships Qualifier in the 200m ... fourth place finish in the 100h and 200m at Canada's National Junior Championships in 2006 ... Ontario Canada Age group Champion in the 100h with a time of 14.29 and also the 200 (24.54) in 2006 ... from Mary Ward Secondary School.
Personal: Phylicia George ... a physiology and neurobiology major ... born on Nov. 16, 1987.