Women's Skier Elizabeth Dibona Earns RIAIAW Distinguished Student Athlete Award

May 3, 2002

Elizabeth is a four-year member of the Brown University women's ski team, and has had an outstanding career for the Bears.

She has been instrumental in helping place the program on the national level, leading it to four consecutive United States Collegiate Ski Association National Championship appearances, and a school best finish this year in the competition, as the Bears placed 4th in the meet.

Elizabeth has received numerous individual accolades as a skier at Brown. As a freshman, she was awarded the Kate Silver Award, which recognizes the University's best female freshman athlete. She then went to on to become a two-time All-American and two-time Academic All-American. She has broken every standing individual record in Brown skiing history.

Elizabeth will graduate this spring with a degree in architectural studies, and is also a two-year Student Athletic Advisory Board representative.