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Elyse Skerpon
Elyse  Skerpon

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sayre, Pa.

High School:
Sayre Area

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles/Relays

Experience:
JR

Major:
Master of Health Administration


06/22/2017

Record-tying 299 Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors in 2016-17

School Record 145 Academic All-Big Ten Honorees among Spring/At-Large Sports

02/17/2017

BLOG: One Last Tune-Up Before Big Ten Meet

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At the Big Ten Championships... || 2017 Outdoor ||
Competed in the 400-meter hurdles finishing 16th 

Around the Track... || 2017 Outdoor ||
Competed in five meets... Posted three top-10 finishes... Set a personal best in the 400-meter intermediate hurdles of 1:01.53 || 2017 Indoor || Competed in six meets... Set personal best in the 500-meters, 600-meters, and 600-yards... Posted seven top-10 finishes || 2016 Outdoor ||Competed in five meets... Set a new personal best time in the 400-meter hurdles running 1:01.77 at the Bucknell Team Challenge posting a first-place finish... Won the 400-meter hurdles at the Jim Thorpe Invite running 1:02.03 || 2016 Indoor || Competed in two meets... Set personal best in the 400-meters (59.99) and 500-meters (1:18.70) || 2015 || Redshirted

Before Penn State ... || High School PRs ||
300-Meter Hurdles: 44.55 ... 400-Meter Hurdles: 1:04.29 || High School || A member of two conference title track & field teams (2011-12) ... Won four conference titles (100-H, 300-H, Pole Vault, 4x400-Meter Relay) ... Won back-to-back district titles in the 300-meter hurdles (2013-14) ... Placed twice in the 300-meter hurdles at the state meet (fifth-2013, seventh-2014) ... Holds the district record in the 300-meter hurdles ... Holds the school record in the 300-meter hurdles, pole vault and the 4x400-meter relay ... Skerpon holds the meet record in the 300-meter hurdles at the Altoona Igloo Invitational ... Holds the meet record in the 300-meter hurdles and was named meet MVP at the John Childs Invitational ... Holds the meet record in the 300-meter hurdles and was named meet MVP at the Molly Dry Invitational ... Four-time letter winner in track & field ... Lettered a school-record 16 times ... Soccer, basketball and track & field team captain ... Sayre Area School District Female Athlete of the Year (2012-14) (first three-time winner in school history) ...Valley Sports Report Female Athlete of the Year (2014) ... The Daily Review Female Athlete of the Year (2014) ... Valley Principals Senior Award - Athletics/Academics/Character/Community Service (2014) ... Conference Senior Female Athlete of the Year (2014) ... Named all-state in soccer ... Holds the school record for 3-point shots made in a single game (seven) ... A member of National Honor Society and Student Council || National Level Competition || Placed eighth in the 300-meter hurdles at the 2013 New Balance Outdoor Nationals "Emerging Elite" meet || Personal || Daughter of Robbin and Donnie Skerpon ... Born July 24, 1996 ... Dad, a 1981 graduate of Penn State, pole vaulted for the Nittany Lions ... Her older brother, Taylor, is a senior on the Penn State baseball team ... College of Health and Human Development (HHD) - B.S of Health Policy Administration (HPA) and Master of Health Administration (MHA)

Top Performances

YearSport400m500m600m600y400H
2017 Outdoor -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1:01.53
2017 Indoor -- -- 1:16.66 1:34.65 1:25.66 -- --
2016 Outdoor -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1:01.77
2016 Indoor 59.99 1:18.70 -- -- -- -- -- --

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
May 12–14, 2017 Big Ten Outdoor Championships 400m Hurdles 1:02.64 16
Apr 27–29, 2017 Penn Relays 400m Hurdles 1:02.03  
Apr 21–22, 2017 Virginia Challenge 400m Hurdles 1:03.28 17
Apr 8, 2017 LSU Battle on the Bayou 400m Hurdles 1:01.53 6
Apr 8, 2017 LSU Battle on the Bayou 1600m Relay 3:52.06 7
Mar 24–25, 2017 Pac-12 vs Big-10 Invitational 400m Hurdles 1:02.13 5
Feb 18, 2017 PSU Tune-Up 600 1:34.82 2
Feb 10–11, 2017 SPIRE NCAA Division 1 Indoor Track & Field Meet 600 1:35.93 22
Feb 10–11, 2017 SPIRE NCAA Division 1 Indoor Track & Field Meet 1600m Relay 3:52.25 13
Feb 3, 2017 Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup 600 1:34.65 3
Feb 3, 2017 Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup 1600m Relay 3:49.41 3
Jan 27–28, 2017 Penn State National 500 1:16.66 7
Jan 27–28, 2017 Penn State National 1600m Relay 3:52.74 5
Jan 20–21, 2017 2017 Rod McCravy Memorial T&F Meet 600 yd 1:25.66 10
Jan 20–21, 2017 2017 Rod McCravy Memorial T&F Meet 1600m Relay 3:56.11 17
Jan 14, 2017 Nittany Lion Challenge 600 1:36.44 14
Jan 14, 2017 Nittany Lion Challenge 1600m Relay 3:53.99 5
May 13–15, 2016 Big Ten Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships 400m Hurdles 1:02.55 18
May 6, 2016 Jim Thorpe Open 400m Hurdles 1:02.03 1
Apr 28–30, 2016 Penn Relays 400m Hurdles 1:03.53  
Apr 28–30, 2016 Penn Relays 1600m Relay 3:51.55  
Apr 23, 2016 Bucknell Team Challenge 400m Hurdles 1:01.77 1
Apr 16–17, 2016 Bison Outdoor Classic 400m Hurdles 1:02.90 7
Jan 16, 2016 Nittany Lion Challenge 400m 59.99 8
Jan 16, 2016 Nittany Lion Challenge 1600m Relay 3:55.96 7
Jan 9, 2016 Penn State Relays 500 1:18.70 12
Jan 9, 2016 Penn State Relays DMR 11:54.27 2

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