SOUTH CAROLINA CROSS COUNTRY: In 2011, competed in three meets with a top time of 19:51 in the 5K ... in 2010, competed at the Charlotte Invitational ... in 2009, competed in two meets with a top time of 20:37 in the 5K at the Gamecock Invitational.
2011: Did not compete indoors ... outdoors, ran the 5000m at the Weems Baskin Invitational, placing ninth at 20:05.19.
2010: Ran the 5000m at the Weems Baskin Invitational, placing ninth at 20:02.58.
HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Anthony Bell at Mt. Hebron High School ... lettered in cross country and track ... was a National Merit Commended Student.
PERSONAL: Ellen Louise Quigg was born to parents Jim and Mary Quigg ... pursuing a degree in exercise science ... Chose USC over Boston University, Northeastern, Calvin College and Cal State Monterey Bay.