2014 Outdoor: Competed in the 10,000m run at the Colonial Relays at William and Mary, finishing with a time of 39:44.72.
2013-14 Indoor: Competed in the distance events for the Retrievers during the winter season… Placed 12th in the 5,000m run and 18th in the 3,000m run at the 2014 America East Indoor Track and Field Championships in New York… Placed sixth in the 3k event at the Penn State Relays with a season-best time of 10:37.95.
Background: Led Boonsboro High to a sweep of the 1A Cross Country, Indoor Track, and Outdoor Track state championships in 2012-13… Qualified for the 2013 Outdoor Track Nationals in the 3200m run… Washington County (Md.) record holder for the 3,200m… Named the Herald Mail Runner of the Year three times from 2010-2012… Also selected as the Herald Mail Indoor Track Athlete of the Year in 2011 and 2012… Chosen as the Inside Sports Cross Country Runner of the Year 2011… Named the WHAG/Hagerstown Ford Student-Athlete of the Mont for December 2012.
Personal: Daughter of Paul and Mary Zielinski… Has two brothers, Nick and Jacob, and one sister, Katie… Plans to major in modern languages and linguistics… Born June 13, 1995.