Collin Silliman
Collin Silliman
Year: R-So.
Hometown: Douglasville, Ga.
High School: Woodward Academy
Previous College: Furman University
Major: Psychology


  • 2016-17 D2ADA Academic Achievement Award
  • 2016-17 PBC Gold Scholar
  • Had three top-20 finishes in 2016, takikng 14th at the Bobcat Invitational, 15th at the Trevecca Showcase and 16th at the PBC Championship

At Georgia College

Major: Psychology

Minor: Chemistry

Prior to GC

  • Redshirted season at Division I Furman University

High School

  • Woodward Academy
  • Head coach Tim Hamling
  • 5K PR: 16:10
  • Woodward Cross Country "First Place Award" 2013
  • Three-time All-Region 
  • Also lettered in track
  • 1mile PR: 4:36
  • 2mile PR: 9:55
  • Woodward Track & Field "Most Valuable Distance Runner" 2015
  • Graduated Cum Laude


  • Son of Scott and Erin Silliman
  • Brother [Brennan] is a freshman for the Bobcats
  • Born Jan. 13
  • Favorite athlete: former NBA great Gary Payton and Kyle Lowry of the Toronto Raptors
  • Ringtone: different for every teammate
  • Chose GC: it has a college town environment and everyone is friendly
  • Biggest sports thrill: working hard during workouts
  • Pre-race superstition: listen to certain songs during race day, shower before races
  • Thing that scares you the most: failure
  • Favorite song: Do You See - Warren G, It Was A Good Day - Ice Cube
  • Favorite movie: Deadpool
  • Lives by the motto: "Everyone has to face obstacles. Everybody has to face hurdles. It's what you do with those that determines how successful you're going to be." -Craig Sager

2016 Top Times [6 races]

8K 25:58 Royals XC Challenge 10/07/2016
10K 32:20 NCAA Southeast Regional 11/05/2016