Elaine Gilbert
Elaine Gilbert

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kirklin, Ind.

High School:
Clinton Central

Event:
Javelin



04/29/2012

Boilermakers Wrap Up Penn Relays, Purdue Open

Purdue will compete again next Friday at Indiana.

03/31/2012

Boilermakers Wrap Up Mike Poehlein Invite

Purdue won eight events on Saturday.

03/29/2012

Mike Poehlein Invitational Opens Outdoor Home Slate

Purdue welcomes 12 other schools to the weekend meet in West Lafayette, Ind.

03/22/2012

Boilers Open Outdoor Season At SEC/Big Ten Challenge

The Boilermakers have had great weather to prepare in the weeks before the meet.

CAREER BESTS
Javelin 39.94m/131-00

2010 (SOPHOMORE)
Competed in six varsity events, all outdoors, including the Big Ten Championships, where she placed seventh in the javelin; tossed a season best of 39.02 meters (128-00) at the Mike Poehlein Invitational, and accounted for six of the Boilermakers' top-seven marks on the year.

2009 (FRESHMAN)
Competed in four varsity meets in her rookie campaign, including the Big Ten Outdoor Championships; tossed her career-best mark at the conference championship meet, qualifying for the finals and placing ninth overall; marked 39.77 meters (130-06) at the Stan Lyons Invitational.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year varsity letterwinner in track and field at Clinton Central High School; won the javelin at the Indiana State Games as a senior; earned all-conference honors as a junior and senior; helped her team to four conference championships and a pair of 4x400-meter relay titles.

PERSONAL
Elaine Anne-Taylor Gilbert was born June 22, 1989, in Winamac, Ind.; is the daughter of Judy and George Gilbert; has two brothers, Michael and Matthew; enjoys reading, hanging out with friends and family; majoring in psychology.