Valerie Zielinski
Valerie Zielinski
Birth Date: 08/12/2010
Height: 5-5
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Hackettstown, N.J.
High School: Mt. Olive

Before Quinnipiac: Attended Mount Olive High School where she received four varsity letters in both outdoor track and soccer...She also ran indoor track for one year...Third Team All-Morris Country for the 1000-meter run in 2009-10...Was her track team's Most Valuable Player in her senior year...Was a Daily Record All-Area Honorable Mention recipient for outdoor track in 2010...Was selected to the All-NJAC Conference Second Team in 2010...Won the Track Coaches' Award in 2010...Was a First Team All-NJAC (American Division) selectee and was a member of the All-Morris County Third Team, for soccer, both in 2009...Was named her high school soccer team's the Most Valuable Player in 2008 and its MVP in 2009...Runs the 1000-meter run in 3:08.33, the 1600-meter run in 5:21.53 and the 800-meter run in 2:25.59...Honor roll student for all four years...Scholar Athlete Award recipient in soccer, indoor and outdoor track, every year.

Native of Hackettstown, N.J....Daughter of Gregory and Andrea Zielinski...Has an older sister, Melissa...In the physician's assistant program at Quinnipiac.