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    Carin Knight
    Carin Knight
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    New Rochelle, New York

    Event:
    Jumps

    3x All-American
    2008 USA Olympic Trials
    5x NCAA Qualifier
    2x NCAA East Regional Champion
    3x BIG EAST Champion - Indoor/Outdoor
    ECAC Champion - Outdoor
    2x New England Champion - Indoor

    2008-09: Indoor: NCAA All-American in the high jump... BIG EAST Champion... New England Champion... took first place at Yale (1.75 meters), Army (1.70m) & the New Balance Invitational (1.82m).
    Outdoor: NCAA All-American...NCAA East Regional Champion... BIG EAST and ECAC Champion... fourth place at the NCAA Championship (1.83m)... 11th place finish at the USATF National Championship (1.78m)... first place finish at NCAA East Regional (1.84m), a personal record...BIG EAST Champion (1.78m)... ECAC Champion (1.84m)... took first place at Brown (1.70m), the UConn Select Invitational (1.75m) & the UConn Alumni Invitational.

    2007-08: Indoor: NCAA All-American...BIG EAST Champion...New England Champion... ECAC Qualifier... Recorded a personal best mark of 1.83m (6-0.00) to earn a spot among the top-five finishers at the NCAA Championship to earn All-American status... earned a NCAA provisional qualifying mark with a jump of 1.78m in her second place finish at the Valentine Invitational... won both the BIG EAST and New England titles with a jump of 1.80m... won the Sorlein Invitational while placing second at both the Giegengack and Crowell Invitationals... USA Olympic Trial Qualifier. Outdoor: BIG EAST and ECAC Qualifier... finished second at the BIG EAST Championship with a mark of 1.78m while taking third at the ECAC Championship with the same score.

    2006-07: Indoor: Runner-up in the high jump at the BIG EAST Championship with a height of 1.75m ... finished second in the high jump at the New England Championship with a height of 1.75m ... won the high jump at the Black Knight Invitational ... finished second in the high jump at the Yale Invitational...
    Outdoor: NCAA Qualifier ... NCAA East Regional Champion...All-East Region Team... became the first UConn athlete to win an event at the East Regional and automatically qualified for NCAA's with a first place finish in the high jump with a personal best mark of 1.81m... named All-East Region after her performance at the East Regional... fifth in the high jump at the ECAC Championships... tied for first at the UConn Select Invitational in the high jump (1.70m)... tied for first in the high jump at the Brown Invitational ...finished third at the Miami Invitational.

    High School: Four-time All-American in the high jump and five-time all-county and all-section selections at New Rochelle High School... three-time All-American in the shuttle hurdle relay... team won state championship four times during her career while claiming her own state title in the high jump in 2005... second-place finish at the Indoor National Championships in the high jump...member of the a two-time National Champion shuttle hurdle relay team...two-time captain.

    Personal: Carin Knight... a human development and family studies major...born on April 16, 1988.