BEFORE SIENA: Earned four letters in outdoor track and three apiece in both cross country and indoor track at West Seneca West...Three-time Erie County Division I Champion...West Seneca Bee Co-Female Athlete of the Year...Section 6 Class AA Champion...2011 West Seneca West Indoor Track MVP...Five-time West Seneca West Female Athlete of the Month.
PERSONAL: Born March 9, 1993...The daughter of Dennis and Carol Needham...Has a younger brother, Jonathan.
BEST TIMES IN HIGH SCHOOL: 19:10 5k, 10:43 3000, 4:58 1500, 2:27 800
Getting to know Chelsea Needham Favorite book: A Thousand Splendid Suns Favorite movie: A Cinderella Story Favorite TV show: The Middle Favorite TV show growing up: Rugrats Favorite food: Pizza If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to: Ireland Any superstitions?: Biofreeze is a necessity before any race My proudest sports moment is: Winning the Class AA Section 6 XC State Qualifier my senior year of high school Career Plans: Sports Medicine I chose Siena because: I loved the small community atmosphere and strong biology program In my spare time, I like to: Hang out with friends, bake and relax