A speedy and aggressive defender, Avallone has break-away speed in the transition game that will allow her to quickly adjust to the college game ... Before Brown: Played lacrosse for four years at Manhasset High School, where she also played soccer and ran track ... Named Honorable Mention All- County (lacrosse) in 2006, while helping to lead team to a Class C Nassau County Championship ... Named All-Conference in soccer as a senior ... Earned fourth straight All-County recognition in track as a senior ... Set new school record in 2006 as anchor of both the 4x400m relay and 4x200m relay teams ... Helped lead lacrosse team to Class C Runners-Up in 2005 NY State Championship ... Set new record in 400m in both 2004 and 2005 ... Two-time captain of soccer team ... Played club lacrosse for Liberty Lacrosse ... Recipient of Marilyn Sheering Scholarship Award ... Member of National Honor Society and Latin Honor Society ... Personal: The daughter of Michael and Marybeth Avallone, Elisabeth has three sisters, Sarah, Cathryn, and Charlotte ... Uncle Ames Ressa '76 played football at Brown ... Cousin Erin Maguire '89 was a captain of the 1989 Brown lacrosse team ... Undecided on a concentration.