As a Freshman in 2001-2002:
Placed fifth in the long jump at 19' 1/4" at the New England Indoor Championships ... finished eighth in the long jump at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships ... named to the UMass Athletic Director's Honor Roll ...
Four-year letterwinner in both indoor and outdoor track at East Lyme (Conn.) H.S. ... set school indoor records in the long jump, 800M relay and 1,600M relay as well as outdoor records in the long jump, 400M relay and the 1,600M relay ... all-area indoor and outdoor track 1999-2001 ... all-state indoor track 1998 and 2000 ... all-state outdoor track 2000-2001 ... all-conference indoor 1998-99, 2000 ... all-conference outdoor track 1999-2001 ... all-New England 1998, 2000 ... recipient of the team's Excellence In Sprints award as a sophomore and junior ... also lettered for four seasons in field hockey, where she was team MVP in 2000 ...
Born July 9, 1983, in Tucson, Ariz. ... daughter of Susan Mathews ... majoring in Sociology.