"I am excited to have Eliza as part of our program this year. She has valuable international experience that can really benefit this young, yet talented group. I anticipate her really coming on strong this fall as her training really begins to increase. I need to stay patient and keep her progressing."
Northern Arizona: Attended Northern Arizona University (Flagstaff, Ariz.) for two years before transferring to ASU... competed on the cross country and track & field teams for two years... ran in three cross country races during the 2009 season, finishing third at the Aztec Invitational... also finished 18th at the Big Sky Championships.
High School: A 2007 graduate of Liceum High School (Olsztyn, Poland)... won the 10,000m run at the Polish Under-23 Championships and took third place in the senior championships... took second at the Polish Indoor Championships in 2005 in the 2,000m run and made the Polish National Team... member of the PNT for four years (2005-09)... qualified for the European Championships as well.
Personal: Majoring in criminal justice... parents are Edward and Bogumita Gawryluk... has one sister: Aleksandra... born July 30, 1988, in Olsztyn, Poland... hobbies include listening to 1980's music, shopping and traveling... full name is Eliza Anna Gawryluk.
Personal Bests 1500: 4:38 2000SC: 6:50 3000: 9:48