Elizabeth Coe
Elizabeth  Coe

Fountain Valley, Calif.

High School:
Fountain Valley HS




PEPPERDINE TRACK 2011: Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete ... Individual season bests included a 2:24.42 in the 800m, 4:52.98 in the 1500m, 10:41.22 in the 3000m and 19:00.18 in the 5K ... Competed in the 1500m at four invitationals.

PEPPERDINE TRACK 2010: Did not compete.

PEPPERDINE TRACK 2009: Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete ... Helped set a Waves' varsity record in the distance medley relay, running the third leg for a team that posted a winning mark of 12:49.93 at Pepperdine's West Coast Track Challenge (2/28) ... Also won the 1,500-meter title at the WCTC with a time of 4:54.27 ... Recorded three of the team's top-four times in the 3,000-meter run, which included a runner-up title at the South Florida Open (3/6) and a third-place finish at the UC Santa Barbara Gaucho Roundup (2/21) ... Was the team's second fastest runner to Brieanna Carroll in the 5K, clocking an 18:13.21 at the Cal State Northridge Relays (3/14) ... Additional individual season bests included a 2:28.36 in the 800-meter run, 4:43.94 (1,500) and 10:21.72 (3K).

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Fountain Valley High School in 2008, where she was a four-year varsity letterwinner in track and cross country for head coach Barry Migliorini ... Career bests include a 16:54 in the three-mile run, 5:00 in the 1,600-meter run and a 10:43 in the 3,200-meter run ... Led cross country team to four consecutive Sunset League championships from 2004 to 2007 ... Member of two Sunset League championship track teams in 2005 and 2007 ... Won a CIF Southern Section Championship with her school in 2005 ... Placed 11th with school at the 2004 Nike Team Nationals ... Named All-American as a junior after winning the CIF Division I and Sunset League cross country titles ... Following senior year, was tabbed to the All-Sunset League and (Seniors) All-county first teams ... 2008 Sunset League Track MVP and all-county second team ... Sophomore year was named all-county first team and all-league first team ... Qualified for states as a sophomore in the 3,200 ... Selected to the all-league first team as a freshman ... Voted as school's Best All-Around and Most Athletic ... Earned way onto Principal's Honor Roll four straight years ... Coronet Award Winner in Athletics for 2007 and in social studies in 2008 ... Played soccer during her freshman and sophomore years.

CLUB: Played for the South Coast Soccer Clubs for four years prior to high school.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Ed and Lori Coe ... Has a sister, Molly, and a younger brother, Michael ... Uncle, Kevin Short, is a Pepperdine alumni ... Majoring in psychology with plans to become an art therapist ... Chose to attend Pepperdine because of "the location, the study-abroad program, the small school benefits and the opportunity to be part of an exciting, up-and-coming running program" ... Her most thrilling moments in sports were "winning state my junior year, having my team qualify for Nike Team Nationals, and setting a personal record at Masters to make it to states in the 3200" ... Lists Crystal Reed as her biggest sports hero because "she is talented, tough ... was a kind teammate and a smart racer" ... Says Christine Babcock and Jordan Hasay are the toughest people she has competed against in her sport.

FAVORITES: Favorite hobbies include reading, drawing, painting, sewing and knitting ... Loves cross country because "it takes individual toughness, both mental and physical, and brings people together as a team" ... Favorite book is Stargirl ...Favorite movie is Pride and Prejudice ... Favorite TV show is Gilmore Girls ... Favorite musical artist is The Killers ... Favorite ice cream flavor is mint chocolate chip.

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