- Elizabeth Ambrus
Elizabeth Ambrus


Arlington. Heights, Ill.

High School:
Willow Meadows

Cross Country / Mid-Distance


2003: Highest finish of the season came at the UAH/Serra Toyota Invitational, when she placed seventh overall in the 5K run with a time of 19:24.3 ... showed improvement as season went on as times dropped ... helped UAB to its best-ever finish at the C-USA Championships with a then personal best time of 23:34.10 in the 6K run and a 48th-place finish ... set a new personal best in the 6K with a run of 22:48.90 at the South Region Championships ... also set a personal-best in the 5K with a time of 18:47 at the Notre Dame Cross Country Invitational.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Rolling Meadows ... holds the freshman, sophomore and senior class records for the 3200-meter ... also holds the school record in the same event ... owns the senior class and indoor school record in the 1600-meter run ... was an indoor and outdoor state qualifier in 2003 ... team qualified for the 4x800-meter relay in the state meet in 2000 ... cross country all-conference in 2002 as well as a qualifier for the state cross country meet ... won the 1600-meter in the Senior Spotlight meet ... placed ninth in the 3200-meter run at the 2003 All-State meet ... member of the National Honor Society, Honor Roll and Yearbook Staff ... IHSA All-Academic Senior Athletic Award recipient ... coached by Jim Voyles.

Personal: Full name is Elizabeth Jennifer Ambrus ... born December 27, 1984 ... daughter of Sandy Ambrus and John Ambrus ... has one brother, John ... majoring in biology.