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

Track - Named to the USTFCCCA All-South Region Team in the 1500 m. and the 5000 m...
Competed in nine meets for the Lions in her freshman track campaign... Competed in both the middle distance and long distance events... Finished in the top-10 in 10 of the 11 events she competed in... Recorded one 1st place finish at the Embry-Riddle Spikes Classic 1500 m. run... Her top 1500 m. time came during her first place finish at the Spikes Classic with a time of 4:40.18... She set a personal record in the 5000 m. run with a time of 17:43.11 at the UNF Spring Break Invitational. 

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.