Elaine Kuckertz
Elaine Kuckertz
Year: Senior
Hometown: Clarendon Hills, IL
High School: Hinsdale Central
Position: XC/Distance

At Brown: Member of first place 4x800 relay at 2010 outdoor heps, top 10 Brown finisher in indoor mile.

High School Performances: 2006 XC Illinois State Champion ... Team's first finisher, placing ninth. In both 2007 and 2008, was team's top finisher, placing sixth. In 2008, team was the state runner-up ... In track, 4 x 8 relay placed 2nd in Illinois in 2007; in 2008 and 2009, placed third.  Best three-mile time is 17:19, fastest 1600 M is 5:02 and best 800 M split was 2:14

Awards & Honors : Cross Country: All-State (top 25 finish) 2006, 2007, 2008; Most Improved 2006; Most Valuable Player 2007, 2008. Track: All-State (Top 9 finish) 4x 800 2007, 2008, 2009; Most Improved 2006

Personal: Parents: Anna and Ben; Siblings: Jennie (21), Rita (16), Mary (13), Rose (11), and Anne (8) ... Concentrating in Gender and Sexuality Studies/Visual Art

Personal Records:
5000m: 16:54
Mile (indoor): 4:50
1500m: 4:32
3k (indoor): 9:58