Thirty-Six Bulldogs Named to SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll
2012 (SOPHOMORE): Vault specialist who performed an exhibition against No. 21 NC State ... Sam Sheehan Spirit Award ... Underwent ankle reconstruction surgery as a freshman in 2011 and did not compete ... SEC Academic Honor Roll ... UGA Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... Named Scholastic All-America by the National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches/Women (NACGC/W).
2011 (FRESHMAN): Missed the 2011 season after undergoing surgery ...Named Scholastic All-America by the National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches/Women (NACGC/W).
CLUB/INTERNATIONAL: Trained at Georgia All-Star Gymnastics in Woodstock, Ga., coached by Tish Negron, Patrick Thomas, Becky Oppenheimer and Elena Bereznev ... Member of the 2003 Level 8 Georgia Regional team and competed in Baton Rouge, La., placing first on floor and third in the all-around ... Placed second on vault and third on floor at the Level 9 Eastern Championships in 2005 ... Won vault, beam and all-around titles at Level 10 Georgia State Championships in 2008 ... Vault champion at Level 10 Regional Championships in 2009 and placed fifth all-around qualifying to 2009 Nationals in Seattle, Wash. ... Finished fifth on vault, fifth on bars and eighth in the all-around at nationals.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Allen and Dawn Bennetts and granddaughter of Sara Stockton ... Has a brother, Matt (22) and a sister, Nubby (15) ... Graduated from Sequoyah High School with a 4.0 GPA, and was on the honor roll for four years. ... Major: Early Childhood Education.