Caroline Hamilton defended her BIG EAST title in the javelin to highlight the first day of BIG EAST competition.
2017 Outdoor: Earned All-BIG EAST honors in the javelin for the second straight year and recorded the best performance of her career in her final collegiate competition at the BIG EAST Championships ... Threw for a distnce of 39.57 meters to finish third at the conference meet ... Competed a total of five times during the season and increased her distance in each meet ... Tallied a first-place finish with a throw of 37.94 meters at the Haverford Invitational and came in third at the Lions Invitational with a mark of 38.40 meters ... Opened the season with a fifth-place finish at the Penn Challenge (36.49m) ... Placed seventh at the Sam Howell Invitational (37.18m).
2016-17 Indoor: Did not compete at any meets.
2016 Outdoor: Competed three times in the javelin and earned All-BIG EAST honors with a third place finish at the BIG EAST Championships ... Threw for a distance of 34.50 meters at the conference meet ... Registered a season-best mark of 36.25 meters in an eighth place finish at the Princeton Outdoor Invite ... Came in sixth at the Sam Howell Invitational with a measurement of 35.53 meters.
2015-16 Indoor: Did not compete at any meets.
2015 Outdoor: Tallied a sixth place finish in the javelin at the BIG EAST Championships ... Her throw of 36.38 meters at the conference meet is the best of her collegiate career ... Competed a total of five times in the javelin during the outdoor season ... Finished fifth at the Delaware Classic with a distance of 35.36 meters and came in seventh at the Delaware Open (31.01m) ... Opened the season with a 13th place finish at the Philadelphia College Classic (34.20m) ... Placed 18th at the Danny Curran Invitational (31.84m).
2014-15 Indoor: Did not compete at any meets.
2014 Outdoor: Registered a fourth place finish in the javelin at the BIG EAST Championships with a throw of 34.78 meters ... Was a part of a 1-2-3-4-6 finish for the Wildcats in the event ... Earlier in the season threw for a collegiate-best distance of 35.64 meters in the javelin at the Delaware Open, where she finished in fifth place ... Came in fourth in the javelin at the Delaware Classic (33.63m) and seventh at the Colonial Relays (33.55m) ... Threw the hammer at the Danny Curran Invitational and placed eighth with a personal best distance of 34.13 meters ... Came in 16th in the hammer at the Delaware Classic (30.26m).
2013-14 Indoor: Placed fifth in the weight throw at the Jack Pyrah Invitational with a mark of 8.87 meters.
St. Mary Academy Bay View High School: Earned a total of 10 varsity letters across three sports, including four letters in soccer and three each in basketball and track & field ... Captain of the soccer, basketball and outdoor track & field teams ... Finalist for the Wendy's High School Heisman Award for Rhode Island ... As a junior was the state champion, Eastern Division champion and Class B champion in the javelin ... Set meet records at both the Class B Championship and the Mt. Pleasant Invitational ... Earned first team all-state track & field honors ... As a soccer player was a first team all-state pick and a first team all-division selection ... Was a four-year starter ... Earned second team all-division honors in basketball as a senior and was a first team Academic All-State honoree ... Named an AP Scholar ... Received her school's Catherine McAuley Woman of the Year Award ... Member of five different honor societies, including the National Honor Society ... Vice President of the Excalibur Honor Society for Science ... Also a member of the Rhode Island, Enlgish and Mu Alpha Theta Honor Societies ... Voted president of her senior class ... Achieved Honor Roll status academically all four years.
Personal: Born 9/24/95 ... One of three daughters of Michael and Kathy Lee ... Has two sisters, Mikaela and Jillian ... Father played football at Providence ... Mechanical Engineering major and Business minor.
Shot Put 8.38 Meters High School Weight Throw 8.87 Meters 2013 Jack Pyrah Invitational Discus 28.65 Meters High School Hammer 34.13 Meters 2014 Danny Curran Invitational Javelin 39.57 Meters 2017 BIG EAST Championships
CAREER AWARDS (Outdoor Track)
All-BIG EAST 2016, 2017 (Javelin)
CAREER AWARDS (Academics)
BIG EAST All-Academic Team 2014-15, 2015-16
BIG EAST TOP 8 FINISHES
Javelin 3rd 2016 Outdoor, 2017 Outdoor
Javelin 4th 2014 Outdoor
Javelin 6th 2015 Outdoor