Jelena Tancic
Jelena Tancic
Height: 5-2
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Erlangen, Germany
High School: Albert Schweitzer Gymnasium
Major: Education

Made an immediate impact on the Lion's roster.... Competed in eight races this season... Named SSC Women's Cross Country freshman runner of the year... Two time SSC runner of the week... Owns three of the top ten spots for the All-Time 5K record (1st, 4th, and 5th)... Owns four of the top ten spots for the All-Time 6K record (2nd, 5th, 6th, and 7th).... Top 5K finish at USF Bulls XC Invitational (17:23.85)... Top 6K finish at the SSC Cross Country Championship (22:04). 

Attended Albert Schweitzer Gymnasium... member of the LG Telis Finanz Regensburg club team where she ran under the guidance of Head Coach Kurt Ring.

Born March 1... majoring in Education... daughter of Alexander Tancic and Ulrike Mayer-Tancic... has one sister, Andelka, who is a member of the track and field team at the University of North Florida... hobbies include running, shopping, and hanging out with friends... career goal is to become a high school teacher... lists her best asset to the team as her teamwork... favorite athlete is Magdalena Neuner... lists the German biathlon team as her favorite team... chose Saint Leo because of the location, campus, Cross Country team, and coaching staff.