Name: Caroline Hurley
Place of Birth: Houston, Texas
Major at NC State: Biology
Why you chose to attend NC State: Cheerleading played a big role in my decision but I was intrigued by State's reputation for having a great value for an education as well. I also knew that State has great school pride and that is really important to me.
Why you chose to be a part of the Cheer program/family at NC State: My high school coach cheered at State and after hearing about her experiences as a collegiate cheerleader I knew it was something I wanted to do.
Favorite memory as a cheerleader at NC State: Our first practice right after final cuts at tryouts was so fun! It was a great feeling to be a part of the team and everyone was so welcoming. It was also nice to know that through hard work anything can happen.
Favorite hobby outside of NC State Cheer: Surfing
What you like the most about cheering at NC State: The team really acts like a family. No matter what skill you are doing someone is always cheering for you.
What you hope to accomplish here as a student and an athlete when you have graduated: When I graduate I know that I will always love State. I hope that I can do as much as possible for the students and fans to make their games at State a lot of fun.