Gamecock Open competition set to begin at 12:30 p.m.
Team rises six spots in the poll
Ninety-seven first-year Gamecocks achieve 3.00 or higher GPA in 2011-12
Women post wins in 9 of 12 events
South Carolina finishes first outdoor track weekend
2013 Cross Country (Junior): Did not compete.
2013 Track & Field (Sophomore): Earned placement on the 2013 Southeastern Conference Spring Academic Honor Roll ... Missed the season due to injury.
2012 Cross Country (Sophomore): Did not compete due to injury.
2012 Track & Field (Freshman): A member of the 2011-12 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll ... Indoors, ran the mile twice, posting a top time of 5:37.19 as an unattached runner in the Gamecock Invitational ... Won the 5000m outdoors in the Gamecock Open, posting a 19:24.17 time ... Also ran the 1500m at the Shamrock Invitational.
2011 Cross Country (Freshman): Competed four times ... had a top time of 19:37 at the Charlotte Invitational. In 2012, did not compete.
HIGH SCHOOL: Individual regional qualifier in cross country as well as a state and regional qualifier as a team ... Two-time all-district selection in cross country and track ... three-time All-District Academic athlete ... Team captain ... Texas State Farm Scholar Athlete and All-Montgomery County Scholar Athlete of the Year for 2010.
PERSONAL: Bryttin Boyde is the daughter of Ben and Nicole Boyde ... Has one younger brother, Brayson, who attends Texas A&M ... Majoring in anthropology and biology ... At South Carolina, she was awarded a science undergraduate research fellowship from the Honors College for biological anthropology.