Elaine McVay
Elaine McVay
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Ramon, Calif.
High School: California High School
Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

2013: NCAA All-American … NEWMAC Runner of the Year … NEWMAC Champion … NEWMAC All-Conference … All-New England … NEWMAC Runner of the Week (9/30 & 10/15) … Corvias ECAC Runner of the Week (10/15) … finished 18th at the NCAA Championships (11/23) in a time of 21:47.6 … placed 3rd at the New England Division III Regional Championships (11/16) in a season best time of 21:18.94 … won the NEWMAC Championships (11/3) in 18:16.85 … finished 23rd at the NEICAAA Championships (10/12) in a time of 18:14 … was runner-up at the Purple Valley Classic (9/28) in a time of 22:29.1.

2012: Competed in six meets as a sophomore … finished third at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational (9/15) with a time of 18:33.03 … came 14th in the 6k at the Purple Valley Classic (9/22) in 22:59 … placed 19th with a time of 17:51.33 at NEICAAAs (10/07) … finished second at NEWMACs (10/27) in 18:30.85 … came fifth at the New England Cross Country Championships (11/10) with a time of 21:43.53 … placed 38th at NCAAs (11/17) in 22:04.4 … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … NEWMAC First Team All-Conference.

2011: Competed in six events as a freshman … NEWMAC All-Conference … named to the NCAA Division III All-New England team … finished 3rd at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational (9/17) with a time of 18:00.00 … Won the All New England Championship with a time of 18:27.00 (10/8) … placed eighth at the Brooks Invitational on (10/15) … in the NEWMAC Cross Country Championship (10/30) she finished in third … finished seventh in the New England Division III Championship (11/12) … in the NCAA Division III Championships she finished with a time of 21:45:51 placing her in 25th (11/19) … named the NEWMAC runner of the week following her outstanding performance at the All New England Championship.

Off the Cross Country Trail: Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science … also part of the MIT women's track and field team ... jet propulsion laboratory intern … conducted a UROP in the MIT Media Lab … completed a solar energy UROP in the Gleason Lab … worked on apps for autistic children in the Media Lab.

High School: A 2011 graduate of California High School … cross country team captain … National Honors Society … president of the Green Club.