Elena Kovachevich
Elena Kovachevich
Year: So.
Hometown: Evanston, IL
High School: Evanston Township
Events: Back, IM
Major: Biology
College: Scripps

Entering her junior season as a member of the CMS Women's Swimming and Diving team, where she competes in the backstroke and the individual medley.

2018-19 (Sophomore): Earned a 10th place finish at the SCIAC Championships in the 200 back with a 2:07.23 to win the consolation heat ... Came in 11th at SCIACs in the 100 back, earning a top time of 59.37 ... Also competed in the 200 IM at SCIACs, finishing in 2:15.61 ... Won the 200 back in a dual meet with Chapman (2:12.31) ... Captured first place in the 100 back at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational with a 58.52.

2017-18 (First-Year): Earned a seventh-place finish in the 200 back at the 2018 SCIAC Championships with a 2:08.10 ... Qualified for the finals in the 100 back as well at SCIACs and finished eighth with a 59.30 ... Finished 19th in the 200 yard IM with a 2:15.12.

Attends Scripps, where she majors in biology ... Plans to attend Veterinary Graduate School ... Spent the summer (2018) shadowing a veterinarian and working at the beach as an aquatics camp counselor ... Enjoys drinking tea on the balcony on cold days, cheering for the Green Bay Packers on game days, and sleeping in on Sundays.