Ellie Laukaitis
Ellie Laukaitis
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: W. Newton, Mass.
High School: Champlain Valley Union
Position: Fly, Back, IM
Major: Biological Engineering

2012-13: At the MIT Invitational (11/30-12/01), she came 21st in the 200 IM in 2:19.33 and was 13th in the 200 back with a time of 2:18.83 … at the Wheaton Invitational (2/01-2), she was part of the 400 Medley Relay that came first in 4:12.65 … came 14th in the 200 IM in 2:23.70, eighth in the 100 back with a time of 1:04.79 and sixth in the 200 back with a 2:22.77.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in biological engineering with minors in toxicology and environmental health … conducted avian influenza surveillance in MIT’s Runstadler Laboratory.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Champlain Valley Union High School … Vermont State swimming champion … National Honor Society … staff member for Vermont Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar … swim coach for Special Olympics of Vermont … 2012 U.S. Presidential Scholar … National Merit Scholarship semifinalist … Certificate of Merit for Highest Honor from the Society of Women Engineers.