CU (W) Cross Country BIO
 Emily Peterson

800: 2:30

1500: 4:57

3K: 10:37

3 miles: 17:37

5K: 18:25

6K: 22:08

2015 Track: Ran 10:37 for 3,000 meters at the Nebraska Tune-Up…ran a PR of 18:25 for 5,000 meters at the Washington University St. Louis distance carnival…competed in the 1,500 meter at Concordia University, running 4:57.82. 

2014 XC: Ran a 3-mile PR of 17:37 at the Augustana Twilight meet…ran a season-best 18:29 5,000 meters at the Briar Cliff Invitational, finishing in 7th place…competed in the Big East Championships, running a 23:08 6,000 meters…competed in the NCAA Midwest Regionals, running a PR of 22:08 for 6,000 meters

2014 Track: Ran a 2:30.35 for 800 meters at the Central Invitational…competed in the Jim Duncan Invitational, running 5:07 for 1,500 meters.

2013 XC: Ran a personal best of 18:27 for 3 miles at the Augustana Twilight Invitational…Competed in the Big East Championships, running 24:14 for 6,000 meters and placing 59th…Ran 24:15 for 6,000 meters in the NCAA Midwest Regional Championships.  

2013 Track: Ran a season best of 19:15 in the 5,000 meters at the Jim Duncan Invitational

2012 XC:  Ran a personal best of 19:09 for the 5,000 meters at Charles Bowles Invitational…Competed in the Missouri Valley Conference Championships, running a 19:24 in the 5,000 meters…Competed in the NCAA Midwest Regional Championships, running a 24:36 for 6,000 meters. 

High School: Four-year letter winner in varsity track and cross country…Varsity track and cross country captain junior and senior year…2011 scholar-athlete of the year

Personal: Born on Dec. 7, 1993 in Berkeley, CA ... Daughter of Steve and Joyce Peterson…sister of Jack Peterson.

Major: Biology

Minor: Math

Year: Senior
Hometown: Huntington Beach, Calif.
High School: Rosary