Justine Kovacs
Justine Kovacs

Player Profile

Stamford, Conn.

High School:

As a Freshman (2003): Unable to compete in 2003 due to a stress fracture sustained during her senior year at Stamford High School in Stamford, Conn.

Before Maryland: Lettered four times in track and three times in field hockey at Stamford High School in Stamford, Conn... Indoor track: finished first in two mile and second in one mile in Class LL finals... placed fourth in two-mile race at New England Championships... Outdoor Track: Class LL and state open champion in two mile... notched second place finish at New England Championships in the two-mile competition... team's leading scorer in field hockey all three years... named All-State and MVP junior and senior year and All-FCIAC junior year... member of National Honor Society, Building With Books and Interact... graduated in top five percent of senior class.

Personal: Daughter of Phyllis and Peter Kovacs... has two sisters, Marissa and Felicia... enjoys watching and playing sports, the New York Yankees, biking, swimming, lifting and running... chose Maryland for the coaching staff and team members... majoring in letters and sciences.