Player Bio: Caitlin Hynes

Number: 10
Year: 10
Position: F
Hometown/School: Owl's Head, Maine/Rockland
Height: 6-0

Caitlin Hynes enjoyed a solid rookie campaign for the Polar Bears in 2006-07. She saw action in 28 games, averaging 3.4 points off the bench for Bowdoin. Hynes collected a career-high 12 points in a victory against Colby on February 3. A native of Rockland, Maine, Hynes was the valedictorian of the Rockland District High School last year, where she lettered in softball, field hockey and basketball all four years in high school. A 1,000-point scorer for the Tigers, Hynes was the Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference Player of the year in 2005-06 and was named to the KVAC All-Defensive Team as well. She is interested in studying Biology at Bowdoin.

Getting to know Caitlin....

Favorite TV show of all time? COPS and Forensic Files

If I could teach a class about anything, it would be called... How to read 500 pages in 30 minutes

Funniest memory of a Bowdoin basketball practice... When Stef hit the only half court shot I've ever seen her take

Best dancer on the team... Marisa Berne

Song I am currently playing on repeat... Waiting on the World to Change by John Mayer

Proudest moment at Bowdoin? Doing a theater performance on Pickard stage with Leah

Favorite "mom-cooked" meal? Eggplant parm

Article of clothing I consider my go-to? North Face fleece

One thing I want to do before I graduate? Live in the tower

Favorite song to rock-out to? Irreplaceable by Beyonce

Best non-athletic talent? Playing Scrabble

Best sporting event I ever attended? Any Red Sox game at Fenway Park

Sports-related role model? Bill Belichick

Last summer I? Worked at a nursing home, and babysat

Teammate most likely to make me laugh? Katie Cummings

Best advice I've ever been given? The most wasted day of all is one without laughter

One thing I have learned from being part of this team? Everyone on the team has your back, but all bets are off when Secret Santa comes.

Favorite class I've taken at Bowdoin? Making Theater

What I like most about my team? Our ability to get along so well