Elena De La Paz
Elena De La Paz
Height: 5-3
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Bethesda, Md.
High School: Richard Montgomery
Major: Chemical Engineering

2012: Competed in three events as a freshman … came 43rd at the Keene State Alumni Invitational (9/01) with a time of 13:02 … finished seventh in the sub-varsity 5k at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational (9/15) with a time of 19:13 … placed 62nd in 24:08 at the Purple Valley Classic (9/22) … came 34th at NEWMACs (10/27) with a time of 19:59.38.

Off the Cross Country Trail: Majoring in chemical engineering … also competes on the MIT track and field team.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Richard Montgomery High School … MVP Cross Country… school record holder in the 5k, 3200 indoor and outdoor, 4x8 outdoor and the 1500 … four-year letterwinner in indoor and outdoor track and two-year cross country letter winner … was also on the soccer team and was a two-year letterwinner … captain for indoor and outdoor track and field … National Honor Society … Spanish Honor Society … senior class secretary.

Personal: Daughter of Susan and Andrew De La Paz.