2009-10: Named MAAC Diver of the Week for third time on 1/19 after sweeping the one and three-meter events against Loyola, Canisius, Bryant, and NJIT...Tallied second-highest one-meter score in school history (242.4) in win over Saint Francis (Pa.)...Finished tenth in one-meter and three-meter dives at MAAC Championships.
2008-09: First ever Saint to earn MAAC Diver of the Week honors...Named MAAC Diver of the Week on both 10/21 and 2/3...Set school record with score of 360.30 in three-meter dives...Won the one-meter event three times and three-meters once...Won both the one and three-meter dives in victory over Canisius (1/18)...Finished third overall in three-meter dives at the MAAC Championships...Scored fifth in three-meter dives and sixth in one-meter dives at the ECAC Championships.
BEFORE SIENA: Earned four varsity letters in diving at Saratoga Springs High...Four year qualifier for the New York State Championships...Placed sixth overall at the 2007 NYS Championship...Named Most Valuable Diver her junior and senior years.
PERSONAL: Born January 29, 1990 in Glens Falls, N.Y....The daughter of William and Catherine Rice...Has two younger sisters, Mary Cate and Jane, and a younger brother, Jack...An undecided major...Chose Siena because she wanted to attend a small liberal arts school with Division I diving close to home...Also recruited to swim by St. Bonaventure, Marist and Fairfield.
KUETERMAN ON RICE: "Elizabeth has the capability to finish in the top half, even top three, at the conference championships. We look to her experience in the diving events.