Garret Thorington enters his first season as Graduate Assistant/Manager under coach Jeff Lebo.
He spent the previous two years as a student manager, including co-head manager last year.
The Manchester, Tenn., native earned a B.S. degree in Health Promotions from Auburn University in August 2006. Born Apr. 26, 1984, he is the son of Jim and Debra Thorington. He has an older brother, Jacob, and a younger sister, Kimberly, who is a manager for the Auburn women's soccer team.