Newark, Del./St. Mark's
Cross Country - First-year member of the Blue Hen.
High School: Member of the cross country, swimming and spring track teams at St. Mark’s High School • first team All-Catholic Conference selection in cross country • set the school record for the fastest average time during senior year • coached by former UD cross country standout Mike DiGennaro • earned first honors and second honors.
Personal: Elizabeth “Beth” Ann Sowden ("sow-din") • daughter of Alfred and Jane Sowden • has two older brothers, Alfred and Robert, and an older sister, Amy • father played football at Delaware while brother, Alfred, played basketball at Wilmington University • nursing major at Delaware.