|Thela Woodring -
Participated in three meets in the indoor season and one outdoor meet ... placed 10th in the 3,000-meter run at the Indiana Opener (11:51.83) ... posted a 13th place finish at the LSU Twilight Meet in the 3,000-meter run ... at her only outdoor meet, placed 13th in the 5,000-meter run at the Gem of the Hills Invitational (21:12.77).
High School: Attended T.L. Hanna High School in Anderson, S.C. ... earned all-state cross country honors as a senior ... was school's most valuable runner in cross country for six years ... earned all-region honors for four years in cross country ...finished 10th in state cross country championships in 2005 ... named track team's most valuable distance runner for three consecutive years ... all-region in track for two years ... set school record in 1600-meter record ... named a South Carolina Shrine Bowl runner ... coached by Chuck Parker ... member of National Honor Society, Spanish Club and FCA.
Personal: Full name is Thela Nicole Woodring ... born Aug. 7, 1988 at Dalton, Ga. ... daughter of Pat and Chuck Woodring ... majoring in biology.