2004-05: Middle-distance specialist who added depth to UMass in the 800 meters, 1000 meters and 1500 meters ... posted her top time of the outdoor season in the 800 meters (2:25.16) at the UConn Invitational (4/30) ... won the 800 meters in 2:23.76 at the Boston University Valentine Invitational (2/12) for her top-time during the indoor season ... During the cross country season, ran in four races during her first cross country season ... ran a 22:26.25 at the Syracuse Orange Classic (9/25) to finish 33rd overall ... completed the Atlantic 10 Championship (10/30) course in 20:55 to finish 93rd in the league.
2003-04: During the outdoor season, ran her top times of the season at the Brown Invitational (4/10) in the 200 meters (30.65) and in the 400 meters (1:05.65) ... during the indoor season, ran her season-best times of 2:36.16 in the 800 meters at the Boston Valentine Invitational (2/14) and of 1:26.37 in the 500 meters at the Adidas Boston Classic (1/30) ... redshirted during the fall cross country season.
Connetquot HS: Four year letterwinner in track and field at Bohemia H.S. ... captain her senior year ... holds seven individual winter track school records ... holds two team winter track school records ... All-League all four years ... named MVP of winter track her senior year ... also lettered in field hockey and cross country ...
Personal: Born May 26, 1985 on Long Island, N.Y. ... daughter of Thomas and Susan Elznic ... has one sister, Lyndsay ... majoring in human nutrition.