Emily Anderson
Emily Anderson
Height: 5-9
Year: So
Hometown: Manchester, Conn.
High School: Manchester
Position: Distance
Major: Early Childhood Education

Indoor Season

2012-13: USTFCCCA All-East Region Team (3000-meters). NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters. Athletic Director's Honor Roll (Fall Semester). Participated in four events for the Skyhawks during the indoor season. Placed fifth in the 1000-meter event at the UMass Boston Invitational with a time of 3:29.22 (12/1/12). Posted a ninth place finish (5:17.61) in the mile race at the URI Coaches Tribute Meet (2/2/13). Captured third in the 3000m race at the NE-10 Championships with a time of 10:44.16 (2/16/13). Posted a season-best time of 10:25.52 in the 3000m race at the New England Indoor Championships (2/22/13). Anderson Named to USTFCCCA All-East Region Team.

2011-12: NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters. Athletic Director's Honor Roll for fall semester.  Competed in five individual races and one relay. Posted a time of 5:15.31 in the one mile run at the Jay Carisella Invitational (12/3/11) for fourth place overall and second among all collegiate athletes (36 total competitors). Placed third overall in the 3,000 meter run with a time of 10:38.91 (16 competitors) at the Reggie Poyau Invitational (12/10/11). Finished eighth overall in the one mile run at the UNH Tri-Meet (1/21/12) in 5:25.96. Ran a time of 5:17.96 in the one mile run at the Charley Torpey Memorial Invitational (2/4/12). Posted a time of 10:46.44 for a sixth place finish overall in the 3,000 meter run at the NE-10 Championships (2/18/12). Helped Stonehill's 4x800 meter relay "B Team" run a total time of 9:57.83 at the UNH Tri-Meet (1/21/12), third overall.

Outdoor Season

2013: Participated in all seven meets. Won 1500-meter run at Bridgewater State Bears Invitational (3/23) with a time of 4:50.07. Ran two events at Duke Invitational (4/6), placing 12th in 800-meter run in 2:20.95 and 15th in 1500m with a time of 4:39.12. Finished 3rd in the 1500-meter run at NE-10 Championship (5/4), with a time of 4:37.55. Finished 8th in the 800m at the NE-10 Championship in 2:16.71. Was part of 4x800m relay team that finished second (9:14.14) at Northeast-10 Championship, earning All-Conference honors alongside teammates Elizabeth LaRegina, Erin Rielly, and Sarah Wilson.

2012: Northeast-10 Champion (4x800m relay). Competed in seven meets for the Skyhawks, starting the season off with an 11th place finish at the UConn Spring Invitational (3/31) with a time of 4:50.24. Placed ninth in the 3000m event at George Davis Invitational (4/7) with a time of 10:25.17, her only 3000m race of the year. Took home second at the Skyhawk Invitational (4/14) in the 1500m with a run of 4:46.15, and also scored second with the 4x800m relay team, running as the lead leg. Placed third at the Northeast-10 Championships in the 1500m, running in 4:40.04. Took home All-Conference honors as part of the 4x800m relay team that won the event in 9:24.99.

High School: 2011 graduate of Manchester High School. Four-year varsity athlete for cross country and indoor and outdoor track and field. Served as captain for all three sports in senior year. Earned All-Academic honors in all three sports for four years. Garnered All-State and All-Courant honors in cross country. Manchester High School Most Outstanding Runner in 2009 and 2010. Earned the Coaches Award in senior year. School record holder in Distance Medley Relay and 1600 meters with a time of 5:13.19.

Personal: Born on December 2, 1993 in Manchester, Conn. Daughter of David and Christine Anderson of Manchester, Conn. Has one brother, James (20). Lists greatest sports moment as setting the 1600 meters outdoor record in 5:13.19. Majoring in early childhood education with a minor in sociology.

Mile 5:15.31 Jay Carisella Invitational (12/3/11)
1000m 3:29.22 UMass Boston Invitational (12/1/12)
3000m 10:19.17 UMass Boston Invitational (12/1/12)
4x800m 9:57.83 UNH Tri-Meet
    (Brittany Venturo, Kristen Mahoney, Sarah Wilson)
800m 2:16.71 Northeast-10 Championship (5/4/13)
1500m 4:37.55 Northeast-10 Championship (5/4/13)
4x800m 9:14.14 Northeast-10 Championship (5/4/13)
    (Elizabeth LaRegina, Erin Reilly, Sarah Wilson)