Elise Stave
Elise Stave
Height: 5-5
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Chapel Hill, N.C.
High School: East Chapel Hill
Position: Diving
Major: Brain and Cognitive Sciences

2011-12: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … finished among the top two in five one-meter diving events in the regular season … season-high score came at Tufts (1/21) with a score of 253.72 … won the competition against Colby (1/14) … also won the three-meter against Colby as well as at Bowdoin (11/19) … sixth at the NEWMAC Championships on the one-meter board with a 379.30.

2010-11: Season best score of 215.85 in the one-meter, six-dive event against Wellesley (11/17) … won the three-meter event at the same meet with a 224.70.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in brain and cognitive sciences … concentration in Spanish.

High School: A 2009 graduate of East Chapel Hill High School … Academic All-America … two-time 4A Central Regional diving champion … all-conference … conference Diver of the Year in 2009 … Bronze medal at the 4A state championship … also participated in track … regional qualifier in the pole vault … Valedictorian … National Merit Commended … National Honor Society … Spanish Honor Society … National Society of High School Scholars … ECHHS Integrity Honors Scholar … USAA All-American Scholar … USAA National Mathematics Award … USAA National Leadership and Service Award.

Club: Member of Tarheel Diving … named most improved female diver three times … Golden Sportsmanship Award.

Personal: Father was on the swim team at MIT.