Honoress showed success in both academics and athletics
The Huskies hosted the UConn All-Region Invitational on the Storrs campus on Saturday, April 9
BIG EAST Qualifier
2010-11: Cross Country: Placed 10th at the Army Open in 19:28... UConn's second finisher at the CCSU Invitational, running 18:36 to place 15th... Ran the CCSU Ted Owen Invitational in 20:08... Placed 12th at the CCSU mini Meet (10:30)...Indoor: BIG EAST Qualifier... Part of distance medley at the BIG EAST Tournament that took 7th (11:49.15)...Finished 11th in the 1000m at the Yale Collegiate Invite (3:00.19)...Outdoor: Placed 13th in the 1500m (5:00.29) in the Larry Ellis Invite... Finished 5th at the Dick Shea Invite in the 1500m (4:54.96).
High School: Attended Norwich Free Academy in Norwich, Conn... A five-time All-State selection... Named All-New England three times during her high school career... 2008 Cross Country Champion... 2009 Conference, Class and State Champion in the indoor track 1000 meters... Placed third in New England in the indoor 1000 meters... 20009 Conference and Class LL Champion in the outdoor track 1600 meters... Class LL record holder in 1600 meters (5:04)... School record holder in 1600 meters, 1000 meters (2:56), 4x800, 4x1600, distance medley relay and the sprint medley relay... Captained the cross country and outdoor track teams as a senior... Earned High Honors six times at Norwich... Member of the National Honor Society and the Spanish National Honor Society... Earned the Connecticut Scholar Athlete Award as a senior.
Personal: Cassondra Emily is the daughter of Scott and Stephanie Hunter... an allied health major... born January 12, 1992.