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Emma Fisher
Position: Distances
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Elmhurst, Ill.
High School: York Community

Career Bests (thru 3/25/14):
1,600 Meters: 4:56.06
3,000: 9:37.31i
5,000: 17:02.99i
Two mile: 10:29.70c

2014 Season: Indoors - Placed 12th in the 3,000 at the MPSF Championships, running a personal best 9:37.31 ... made collegiate debut at the UW Indoor Preview on Jan. 18, running the mile in 5:02.93 ... second in the 3,000 B race at the Penn State National, running 9:40.10 ... also clocked 17:02.99 in the 5,000 at the Husky Classic.

Cross Country:
Ran three races unattached in 2013, finishing 15th at the Stanford Invitational and second at the Doc Adams Invite.

High School: Captured third in the 3,200 (10:41.42) at the Illinois Class 3A championships and was sixth in the 1,600 … became the third in school history to place among the top six in both distance events at the same state meet … has bests of 10:26.06 in the 3,200, run indoors in March, 2012, and 4:56.06 from the state prelims … the 3,200 was the fastest indoors by an Illinois runner in 2012 … second in the 2012 state 3A cross country finals ... two-time West Suburban Silver Conference cross country champion, setting course records each time ... four-time state qualifier in track ... ran the second-fastest time in Illinois state cross country meet history, 16:15 for three miles, at Detweiller Park.

Personal: Wore only one pair of racing spikes through four seasons in high school ... lists environmentalist as contemplated profession ... daugher of Bill and Maureen ... has two siblings, Audrey and Liam ... born in Hinsdale, Ill. ... hobbies include biking, hiking, playing the flute, laughing with her family, and dancing like crazy ... a member of York Community High School's marching and symphonic bands.