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Emily Edwards
Emily Edwards

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Fort Myers, Fla.

High School:
Fort Myers

Event:
Cross Country/Distance



08/29/2014

Cross Country Opens Season by Sweeping Samford

Of the Crimson Tide's 10 runners in Friday's opener, there were nine freshmen and one sophomore

Personal Bests
800 Meters - 2:12.68
1,600 Meters - 4:53.91

Widely regarded as the top middle distance and cross country runner in the state of Florida ... coached by Kelly Britton at Fort Myers High School in Fort Myers, Fla. ... the 2013 Florida Class 3A cross country champion (5k - 18:09.24) ... won the 2013 Class 3A Region 3 cross country title (5k - 18:57.50) and the District 11 title (5k - 19:06.20) ... the 2013 Florida Class 3A 1,600-meter state champion (5:00.60) ... the 2013 Florida Class 3A Region 3 1,600 champion (5:05.57) ... as a junior, placed fifth at the 2012 Florida Class 3A Region 3 cross country championships (5k - 18:30.30) ... won the 2012 Florida Class 3A Region 3 cross country title (5k -18:37.30) ... as a freshman in 2011, she finished second in the 800 meters (2:18.43) at the Florida Class 1A State Outdoor Championships.