ODU Sailing BIO
Elyssa Albert
Player Profile:
Elyssa Albert 1434638
Position: Crew
Year: Junior
Hometown: Purcellville, VA
High School: Loudan Valley


2006-07: Was top B division crew for the nationally ranked women's team and qualified for second consecutive ICSA Women's National Championship, where ODU finished 13th...Finished 4th in A division with Mike Brown at the Riley Cup helping the ODU Blue team finish 4th overall...Assisted in ODU's 11th place finish at the Navy Fall Women's Regatta...Placed 10th in B division with Katrina Williams at Yale Women's Intersectional...Placed 4th at Atlantic Coast Championship in B division with Williams in B division...Finished in 9th at C of C Women's Intersectional...Sailed in A division with Cara DiSanti at St. Mary's Intersectional...Was part of the team that finished 6th at the MAISA Team Racing Championship...Finished 5th at MAISA Women's Championship by sailing to 5th place in B division...
2005-06: Placed 13th in B division with Maureen Castruccio at the ICSA Women's National Championship...Finished 4th in B division at the MAISA Women's Championships held in Bronx, NY...Teamed with Michael Smith for 6th place in B division at the Tom Curtis Regatta in Washington, DC...Had ten Top 10 finishes as a rookie.

Prep: Four-sport athlete while attending Loudoun Valley High School, softball, cross country, track, and swimming...All District and All Regional runner...Captain of track and cross country teams.


Personal: Born January 14, 1987...Daughter of Charles and Patricia Albert...Has one brother, Daniel (19)...Has a nickname, "E"...Favorite movie is "300"...Works as a sailing instructor at NYCC during the summer...Dreams of sailing around the world...Goal in life to become an Orthodontist...Most impressive person met is Head Coach Mitch Brindley...Dean's List ODU Academic Honor...Majoring in Biology, Pre-Dental.

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