Hometown: Hamden, Conn.
Sport: Freestyle skiing
About her: Hamden, Conn. native Eliza Outtrim capped off an impressive 2013 season by being named to the 2014 US Olympic team. The 28-year-old captured four World Cup podiums in 2013 and finished the season ranked No. 4 in moguls standings. She has competed in six World Championship events since 2009, her highest finished being fifth in moguls at Deer Valley, Utah in 2011. She won the US Championship in 2011 at Stratton Mountain in Vermont and placed third at the 2013 US Championship. She finished second in NorAm moguls standings in 2005 and is a 14-time podium finisher in NorAm competitions, including seven wins.