Emily Edwards
Emily  Edwards

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Fort Myers, Fla.

High School:
Fort Myers

Event:
Cross Country/Distance



04/09/2016

Track & Field Claims Three Event Titles at Battle on the Bayou

Crimson Tide takes two field events on the men’s side and the 4x100 relay on the women’s

04/02/2016

Numerous PRs and All-Time Top 10 Performances Highlight Alabama Track & Field's Friday

Crimson Tide athletes produce nine performances that rank on the school's all-time top 10 lists

03/25/2016

Track & Field Enjoys Success at FSU Relays

Crimson Tide continued its solid outdoor season in Tallahassee on Friday

03/19/2016

Track & Field Claims Five Event Titles to Conclude John Mitchell Alabama Relays

Crimson Tide men win two field events while the women take three on the track

02/12/2016

Track & Field Wraps Up Action at Samford Invitational

Crimson Tide paced by its distance runners in Birmingham on Friday

Sophomore

Outdoor Season

Clocked an 800-meter time of 2:15.55 to finish 11th in the event at the LSU Invitational … ran 4:40.02 in the invitational section of the 1,500 meters at the War Eagle Invitational to finish 12th in the event … registered a time of 2:17.35 in the 800 meters and finished the 1,500 meters in 4:38.19 to finish 15th at the Battle on the Bayou … crossed the finish line in 4:34.96 in the 1,500 meters at the Florida Relays … finished sixth in the 800 meters with a time of 2:13.95 at the FSU Relays … clocked a time of 4:45.27 in the 1,500 meters at the Alabama Relays.

Indoor Season

Registered a mile time of 5:03.77 at the Samford Elite Team Invite to finish 11th … clocked a time of 2:19.01 in the 800 meters and ran the mile in 5:10.20 at the Indiana relays … ran 2:16.65 in the 800 meters and 5:02.44 in the mile at the Conference Clash … crossed the mile finish line in a time of 4:58.81 at the Commodore Indoor Invitational.

2015 Cross Country

Ran a time of 21:38.05 at the NCAA South Regional meet ... Crossed the finish line with a time of 21:44.80 at the SEC Cross Country Championships ... Ran a time of 18:20.05 in the Crimson Classic 5k ... clocked a 6k time of 22:27.0 at the Cowboy Jamboree … finished tenth in the Brooks Twilight Classic 5k, clocking a personal-best time of 17:47.12.

Freshman (2014-15)

Outdoor Season

Finished ninth in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:32.34 at the Border Clash … clocked a time of 2:14.25 in the Crimson Tide Invitational 800 meters to finish 11th … finished fifth in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:32.72 at the Alabama Relays.

Indoor Season

Ran 10:29.20 to take 29th in the 3,000 meters at the SEC Championships…clocked a time of 5:11.30 in the mile at the Vanderbilt Invitational.

Cross Country

Ran a 22:52.2 6k at the SEC championship … finished the Crimson Classic 5k in a time of 18:50.81 … clocked a 19:02.04 5k at the Asheville Cross Country Carnival … ran a time of 11:24.14 in the 3k and finished second in the Samford Dual in her first race at Alabama.

Prep and Personal

Widely regarded as the top middle distance and cross country 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 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.

     
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