|High School:||Elizabeth Seton|
2013: Competed in the first four meets of the season for UMBC as a sophomore… Placed 48th overall with a 5k time of 21:38.6 at the season-opening America East Pre-Conference meet at Binghamton… Posted her best career 6k time the next week at the Salty Dog Invitational, completing the U.S.N.A. Golf Club course with a time of 23:26.75… Also competed at the Paul Short Invitational at Lehigh and the Princeton Invitational.
2012: Competed in all seven of UMBC's races as a freshman, scoring in the final race of the season, the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional at Penn State... Set a season-best 6K time of 24:05.10 at the Princeton Invitational on Oct. 13... Named to the America East Honor Roll.
Background: At Elizabeth Seton she was named to the All-County First Team for cross country and to the Second Team for track and field... Helped lead the Roadrunners to their sixth consecutive Washington Catholic Athletic Conference championship... Named one of ESPN's 1,000-meter runners to watch.
Personal: Daughter of Michael and Olivia Oputa... Has one younger brother, John... Planning to major in psychology... An accomplished violinist who perfomed with the WAMC Honors Orchestra... Born May 10, 1994.