Elaina Zizza, Assistant Coach
Elaina Zizza enters her third season as an assistant coach for Amherst's women's cross country and track & field teams. A 2011 graduate of UMass with a major in kinesiology and a minor in psychology, she was a multi-event student-athlete for the Minutemen as an undergraduate before serving as a volunteer assistant coach. Holding a USATF Level 1 coaching certification, she helped the Jeffs record six top-50 marks and five school records a year ago, while also coaching a national qualifier. In addition to her responsibilities with the cross country team, she will work with the Jeffs' sprints, hurdles, jumps and throws.