Sixth-straight year the Gamecocks have posted the most freshman on the list
Eight Gamecocks rank in East top 10
Georgia meet scheduled for Friday and Saturday
Gamecock Open competition set to begin at 12:30 p.m.
Megan Wall and Olivia Hassler post wins
2013 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
2013: Outdoors, won the javelin at the Weems Baskin Invitational, her first collegiate meet, with the third-best throw in school history at 139-1 (42.39m)...finished in 12th place at Penn Relays with a throw of 136-09 (41.69m) and took 16th at her first SEC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 135-05 (41.28m).
HIGH SCHOOL: Best in the javelin of 149'10 while competing at Parkland High School in Allentown, PA...two-time LVIAC gold medal in the javelin...holds the District XI record in the javelin, winning a gold and silver medal in District XI championships...placed 13th at the USATF Junior Outdoor Track and Field Championships
PERSONAL: Also lettered in basketball...daughter of Ronald and Kathryn Hassler...three siblings, Kristin, Kaila, and Nick...intends to major in criminology/criminal justice...also considered Oregon, Arizona State, Temple, Bucknell and Illinois State...decided to come to South Carolina because of the environment it provided and a place to work with some of the best coaches and reach her goals while on a team with a family atmosphere.