Elizabeth Phillips
Elizabeth Phillips
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Anchorage, Alaska
High School: West Anchorage
Major: Biological and Chemical Engineering

2012-13: MIT’s top shooter as a senior … first team All-Mid-Atlantic Rifle Conference in air rifle … led the team with her averages of 563.9 in smallbore and 579.3 in air rifle … posted the top score for MIT in both smallbore and air rifle in every match … reached at least a 560 in every outing but one in smallbore … a 568 against the University of the Sciences (11/3) … set her career mark in smallbore with a 570 at Coast Guard (2/16) … in air rifle she reached the 580 mark four times … first came against the University of the Sciences with a 583 … followed that up with a career-high of 587 vs. SUNY Maritime (11/10) … that mark also tied the MIT school record … 583 against Wentworth (12/8) … finished 7th at the MAC Championships (2/23) in smallbore with a 566 and 1st in air rifle with a 586, just one of the school record she tied earlier in the season.

2011-12: Saw action in every match for MIT as a junior … Mid-Atlantic Rifle Conference All-Academic team … averaged a 549.6 in smallbore and 561.4 in air rifle … second on the team in air rifle average and third in smallbore … led all shooters with 557 smallbore and 561 air rifle scores at Wentworth (10/1) … top smalbore score of the season came at Coast Guard (2/15) where she scored a 562 … season-high in air rifle came in the season finale at the MAC Championships with a 573 … that score was good for seventh overall … finished 12th in smallbore with a 556 at the conference meet.

2010-11: Competed in every competition for the Engineers … Mid-Atlantic Rifle Conference All-Academic team … averaged a 539.9 in smallbore and 557.3 in air rifle … second on the team in both categories … recorded her season-high of 565 in air rifle against Navy/Wentworth (10/23) … led the team and all competitors with a season best 547 in smallbore against Massachusetts Maritime/Wentworth (12/4) … paced the squad in both smallbore and air rifle with marks of 539 and 562 at Coast Guard (2/12).

Off the Range at MIT: Majoring in biological and chemical engineering … engineer intern at Marsh Creek, LLC … research in the MIT Langer Lab, MIT Hamel Lab, and Nikolaus Rajewsky Lab at Max Delbrueck Center for Molecular Medicine in Berlin, Germany … Alpha Chi Omega President … Society of Women Engineers … MISTI Germany.

High School: A 2009 graduate of West Anchorage High School … three-year member of the rifle team … two-time letterwinner … named team’s most improved in 2006-07 … co-captain as a senior … also played tennis … named to the City of Anchorage’s Mayor’s 100 three times … Valedictorian … Presidential Scholar … DAR Good Citizen Award … Alaska State Scholarship … Girls State … American Legion/Samsung national finalist … 2009 Model United Nations outstanding delegate … 2009 AEEF junior engineer.