Elizabeth Harkins
Elizabeth Harkins
City: Latrobe
State: Pa.
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Latrobe, Pa.
High School: Greater Latrobe
Position: Distance

2012: Did not compete.

2011: Ran in the 800, 1,000, 1,500 and one mile and posted career-best times in all events…ran in the 800 with a time of 2:23.87 at the UNH Wildcat Invitational (April 9)…recorded a time of 3:07.64 in the 1,000 at the Boston Indoor Games (Jan. 28)…ran in the 1,500 at the Minuteman Invitational (April 16) posting a time of 4:54.13 while placing in seventh overall…posted a time of 5:18.97 in the one mile at Maine (Feb. 5)…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2010: Ran in the 800, 1,000, 1,500 and one mile...finished 21st overall in the 800 at the UMass Spring Meet with a season-best time of 2:27.31...had a season-best time of 3:16.13 in the 1,000 at the Boston Indoor Games...placed 17th in the 1,500 at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship with a time of 5:04.65...named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the track and field team at Greater Latrobe H.S...4x800 relay team was three time WPIAL champions...named Athlete of the Week in 2008...also a four-year member of the soccer team...team captain in 2007 and 2008...named Most Improved in 2007 and Most Dedicated in 2008...member of National Honor Society, Distinguished Honor Roll and German National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Jim and Lisa Harkins...has two sisters (Clare and Katherine)...majoring in Psychology.

 

Harkins' Top Performances

Event Time Meet (Date)
800m 2:23.87 New Hampshire Invitational (4/9/2011)
1,000m 3:07.64 Boston Indoor Games (1/28/2011)
1,500m 4:54.13 UMass Invitational (4/16/2011)
1 Mile 5:18.97 Maine (2/5/2011)