Western Carolina picks up 21 first place finishes in day two
Freshman (2011-12): Competed in six indoor meets, earning a season-high second place in her first meet as she cleared 3.50m ... Went on to earn three additional top five finishes in indoor, including a fifth place finish in the Southern Conference Indoor Championship when she cleared a personal record 3.55m.
Outdoor- In outdoors, Elyea vaulted her best outdoor vault of the season in her first meet, clearing 3.45m to place fifth at the Beaches vs. Mountains meet ... Notched a ninth place finish in the SoCon Outdoor Championships with her 3.30m clearance.
High School: Won the pole vault state championship with a personal best vault of 11-6 as a senior ... Placed second in the state competition as a sophomore with a then-personal record 10-6.
Personal: Daughter of Dave and Deena Elyea ... Member of Alpha Chi Omega Sorority ... Enjoys to read.