Jill Alves
Jill Alves
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr
Hometown: Whitman, Mass.
High School: Whitman-Hanson
Position: Distance
Major: Biology

All-New England (indoor 1000m)
NE-10 Weekly Honor Roll (3/2)
Placed 7th in the 5000m (19:12.49) at the Wheaton College Invitational. Finished 14th of 42 runners with a time of 5:13.64 in the mile at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games. Member of the 4000m distance medley relay team which won the event at the Tufts Stampede with a time of 12:18.86, provisionally qualifying for the NCAA Division II Championships. Also finished second in the 1000m in 3:05.14. Member of the 4x800m relay team which won the NE-10 Championship in 9:48.43, and placed third in the 1000m (2:58.89) to qualify for the New England Championships. Broke the school record in the 1000m at the New England Championships, placing eighth overall in 2:56.24.

Placed 10th in the mile in 5:32.49 at the Rhody Indoor Track Classic. Finished 19th in the mile at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games with a time of 5:24.69. Took sixth in the mile (5:34.44) and second as part of the 4000m distance medley relay (13:12.46) at the NE-10 indoor championships.

High School:
2008 graduate of Whitman-Hanson High School. Letterwinner and team captain for cross country and track. Boston Herald All-Scholastic selection in cross country. Awarded Atlantic Coast League All-Star honors in both cross country and track. Selected Team MVP in cross country, indoor track and outdoor track.

Born December 12, 1989, Whitman, Mass. Daughter of Sheila and Ken Alves of Whitman. Has a brother, Richard (22). Majoring in psychology. Also a member of the cross country team, where she was the 2008 Northeast-10 Women's Rookie of the Year.

1000m 2:56.24 New England Championships (2/27/2010)
Mile 5:09.73 BU Valentine Invitational (2/11/2011)
5000m 19:12.49 Wheaton Invitational (1/23/2010)
4x800m 9:30.57 New England Championships (2/26/2011)
    (Christen Carrier, Lindsey Booth, Maura Ferrarini)
DMR 12:18.86
Tufts Stampede (2/6/2010)
    (Christen Carrier, Lindsey Pinkham, Erin Carmone)
800m 2:19.81 Skyhawk Invitational (4/29/2011)
1500m 4:45.77 Skyhawk Invitational (4/23/2010)
3000m 10:53.41 George Davis Invitational (4/11/2009)
4x400m 3:58.11 Skyhawk Invitational (4/23/2010)
    (Danielle Wheeler, Kathryn O'Leary, Christen Carrier)
4x800m 9:45.04 NE-10 Championships (5/7/2011)
    (Maura Ferrarini, Sarah Biggers, Lindsey Booth)