Caroline Buckley
Caroline Buckley
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincroft, N.J.
High School: Middletown South
Events: Jumps

SOPHOMORE (2016-2017): Was one of the Bears' best jumpers during both the indoor and outdoor seasons, placing 10th at the Centennial Conference Championship in the 60-meter hurdles (10.40) and 5th in the triple jump with a personal best of 33-5.25 during the indoor season ... Earned a silver medal at the outdoor CC Championship putting up a personal best 35-9.50 in the triple jump before setting another collegiate best in the long jump (16-3.25), placing 10th

FRESHMAN (2015-2016): Competed in both in the indoor and outdoor Centennial Conference Championships, placing 8th in the indoor triple jump (33-1.25) and 6th in the outdoor triple jump (33-10.75) ... Put up a strong performance at the Ursinus Invitational (4/23), placing 2nd in the triple jump (33-4.00) and 4th in the long jump (14-8.00)

Before Ursinus: Participated on the track and field team while at Middletown High School South

Personal: Born December 21, 1996 ... Daughter of John and Sue Buckley ... Has one sibling, Jillian (19) ... Biochemistry and molecular biology major with a psychology minor ... Tri Beta, BAPS Executive Board, Tour Guide, Relay for Life Committee on campus

Why Ursinus? When I visited on my recruit overnight trip, the entire team was so welcoming and kind to me. I knew I wanted a smaller school because of how close-knit everyone was. After seeing the team atmosphere, I knew that this was a team I wanted to be a part of