Year in School: Sophomore
Year on the Team: Second Year
How Long Have You Been in Spirit? Two Years
Accolades: 3x Arkansas High School Track and Field State Champion, 3x Track and Field All-Conference, selected to the Arkansas High School All-State Track and Field Team, placed second in the Arkansas heptathlon, 2021 All-Arkansas Academic Track and Field Team All-AP Scholar, National Honors Society member
Hobbies Outside of Spirit: Sterling loves doing anything outdoors, especially running, wakeboarding and hiking. She also loves reading and playing with her two dogs, Elsa and Holly.
Why did you choose the University of Arkansas?
“I chose Arkansas because of the culture that surrounds the university. The people I’ve met are all very genuine and want to see you succeed. Arkansas also has great academic history, as well as a long line of athletic success.”
Sterling was born in Little Rock, Arkansas and is the daughter of Al and Sancy Thomas.