Lena Elliott
Lena Elliott


Winston-Salem, N.C.

High School:
Parkland High School



Catamount Harriers Compete at Furman Invitational

Women Place 17th; Men Place 13th


WCU Cross Country Wraps Up Season at NCAA Southeast Regional

The Catamounts completed the 2013 cross country season Friday


Howarth Named to the All-Freshman Team, Catamounts Complete SoCon Championship

Clay Howarth was the only WCU honored at the SoCon Championship Meet


Cross Country Runs Greater Louisville Classic, Men Take Second

Travis Alfaro paced the men's cross country team to a second place finish, while the women finished 10th.


Men's and Women's Cross Country Teams Claim Top-Five Finishes at Winthrop/adidas Invitational

Travis Alfaro finishes third to earn back-to-back top-five performances.


2012 WCU Invitational

Western Carolina University hosted the WCU Invitational held on Aug. 31. Florida swept both the men's and women's races.

2011-12 (Freshman): Competed in four of WCU's five meets in 2011 ... 9/2 - Placed 15th in the two mile WCU Invitational with a time of 12:58.59 ... 9/16 - Ran a 21:31.2 in the Mountaineer Open to place 51st ... 9/30 - At the Paul Short Invitational, ran a 24:19 (338) ... 10/14 Finished the Royal XC Challenge in 18:23.36 (21) ... 10/29 - At the SoCon Championships, ran a 19:59.10 to place 87th.

High School: Three-sport athlete at Parkland where she was named MVP her senior year for volleyball, basketball and track & field ... Placed fourth in the state in the 400m as a sophomore ... Finished in the top 15 in the state in the 800m, including a fifth place finish as a senior ... Was the Piedmont Triad 800m champion all four years ... Set Parkland High School records in the 500m, 800m and the mile.

Personal: Daughter of James Williams and Rosa Elliott ... Has eight siblings, six brothers and a sister ... Also plays the trumpet.

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