stop
Splash Zone
UAA SKIING BIO
Print
 Anna Berecz

2015: Concluded collegiate career with appearances in 12 races … posted season-best 23rd-place finish in slalom at UAA Invite, Feb. 23-26, in Girdwood … best giant slalom race came at NCAA West Regional, Feb. 27-28, good for 26th … finished 33rd overall in RMISA MVP Alpine standings with 49 points … member of USCSA All-Academic Team … earned Dresser Cup – UAA Athletic Department’s highest academic honor – with 3.99 overall GPA.

2014: Competed in eight races for the Seawolves collegiately and made trek to Sochi, Russia, for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, skiing for Hungary … qualified for third straight NCAAs, finishing 21st in the slalom and 27th in the giant slalom … helped UAA to an 8th-place team finish and its 31st top-10 team result at Nationals … posted a season-best 15th-place result in the giant slalom at the Utah Invite … named to the USCSCA All-Academic Team.

2013: Competed in 10 races for the Seawolves, including making NCAA debut in Vermont, Mar. 6-9 … posted a 25th-place showing in the giant slalom and furnished a 30th-place finish in the slalom at NCAA, helping the Seawolves to a seventh-place team result …registered a season-high eighth-place showing in the giant slalom at the RMISA Alpine Qualifier … best slalom was 11th, posted at the Colorado Invite … finished 22nd in the RMISA MVP standings with 228 points.

2012: Concluded rookie season with five top-20 finishes … had season-high finishes of 12th in the slalom and 17th in the giant slalom, helping the Seawolves finish fourth at the UAA Invitational … finished 28th in both the giant slalom and slalom at the RMISA/NCAA West Region Championships on Feb. 24-25 … finished the season No. 18 in the RMISA women’s Alpine standings with 298 points, second-best on the team … named to the 2012 Div. I All-Academic Ski Team.

BEFORE UAA: Member of the Hungarian National Team since 2003 … won several Hungarian Adult championships … finished 27th in the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games in the Super Combined and at the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Super Combined … attended Skihandelsschule Schladming in Schladming, Austria.

PERSONAL: Born Sept. 4, 1988 in Budapest, Hungary … daughter of Bela Berecz and Eva Toth … has two siblings … enjoys traveling and knitting … psychology and language dual major.

SEASON-BY-SEASON RESULTS 
2015                      GS        SL        
RMISA Alpine Qualifier    33rd/30th -
Utah Invite               34th      36th
Colorado Invite           DNF       29th
New Mexico Invite         -         29th/28th
Alaska Anchorage Invite   37th      23rd
RMISA/NCAA West Regional  26th      26th

2014                      GS        SL
Utah Invite               15th      30th
NCAA Alpine Qualifier     25th/DNC  -
Montana State Invite      16th      25th
NCAA Championships        27th      21st

2013                      GS        SL
RMISA Qualifier           8th/13th  -
Colorado Invite           15th      11th
Denver Invite             19th      18th
RMISA Championships       16th      DNF
NCAA Championships        25th      30th

2012                      GS       SL   
RMISA Qualifier           18th     14th   
Colorado Invite           23rd     17th   
Denver Invite             24th     DNF       
UAA Invite                17th     12th   
Seawolf Invite            18th     25th           
RMISA Championships       28th     28th   
NCAA Championships        DNS      DNS

Position: Alpine
Year: Senior
Hometown: Budapest, Hungary
Experience: 3 Letters
Anna Photos:
Senior Haleigh Lloyd set a GNAC record, while finishing 4th in the 400-meter hurdles Saturday at the NCAA Championships.
NCAA recap  MORE
Junior Karolin Anders furnished her sixth career All-America honor and third in the heptathlon Friday at the NCAA Div. II Outdoor Championships.
All-America honor  MORE
Junior Karolin Anders finished 8th May 22 at the 2015 NCAA Div. II Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
Academic honors  MORE
Junior Dominik Notz raced to his first career All-America honor in track & field Thursday in the 10K race.
NCAA review  MORE
Entering her fourth year with the program, Anchorage native Shaina Afoa will assume the role of the Seawolves' top assistant coach in 2015-16.
Afoa moves up  MORE
Wells Fargo
Alaska Air
KTVA ad slider
GCI
Kendall