Emily Edwards
Emily  Edwards

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Fort Myers, Fla.

High School:
Fort Myers

Event:
Cross Country/Distance



01/30/2016

Track & Field Wins Three Events on Day Two of Indiana Relays

Justin Fondren, Daniel Haugh and Quanesha Burks earn victories on Saturday

01/23/2016

Quanesha Burks' School Record Leads Strong Performance for Track & Field at Conference Clash

Crimson Tide men and women combine to score 11.5 points in the field events on Saturday

09/06/2015

Alabama Cross Country Sweeps Brooks Twilight Classic

Newcomers Antibahs Kosgei, Rachael Reddy win individual titles

04/04/2015

Distance Medley Relay Win Highlights Alabama on Saturday at Florida Relays

A win in the women's distance medley relay four performances that rank among the all-time best in school history

03/21/2015

Reed Leads Alabama on Final Day of John Mitchell Alabama Relays

Alabama athletes won four events on Saturday to wrap up the meet

Sophomore

2015 Indoor Season

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
2015 Outdoor Season
Finished ninth in the 1,500 meters with a season-best 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.

2015 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.

2014 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 11:24.14 and finished second in the Samford Dual 3k race to open up the season.

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

Prep and Personal
Widely regarded as the top middle distance and cross country runner in the state of Florida out of high school ... 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.