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Emily Thompson
2009-10 Women's Track & Field
EVENTS
Distance
YR.
Sr./Jr./Jr.
HOMETOWN
Sun Prairie, Wis.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Sun Prairie
Emily Thompson

2009 (Track and Field): Ran season-best times of 2:35.99 in the 800m run and 5:22.18 in the 1,500m run during outdoor season ... posted a time of 2:48.96 in the 800m run during the indoor campaign ... named to the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll both semesters.

2008 (Track and Field): Did not run track last season for the Crusaders ... earned Horizon League Academic Honor Roll accolades during the fall 2007 semester.

2007 (Cross Country): Did not compete for the Crusaders as a sophomore ... earned Horizon League Academic Honor Roll notice for fall 2007 semester.

2007 (Track and Field): Ran in five meets for Valpo ... competed at middle distances during both indoor and outdoor campaigns ... placed third outdoors in 1,500m run at Puma Invitational.

2006 (Cross Country): Raced four times for the Crusaders during her freshman campaign ... opened season with 4K time of 19:36 on home course at Sunset Hills Farm during Crusader Invitational ... cut over three minutes off of 5K time in two weeks, running a 23:17 at the Open Race of the Notre Dame Invitational ... posted a 6K time of 27:57 in the Open Race at the NCAA Pre-Nationals ... a member of the Mid-Continent Conference All-Academic Team.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Cardinals ... served as team captain as a senior ... earned team’s Keith Kattenberg Dedication Award in 2004 ... named team’s Most Improved Runner as a sophomore ... competed four times at Sectionals ... also lettered in track ... Vice President of Sun Prairie’s National Honor Society.

Personal: Emily is the daughter of Pete and Carolyn Thompson ... major is Spanish with a pre-med concentration ... a member of Christ College ... has earned Presidential academic honors during her time at Valpo ... born April 16, 1988.

2009-10 Women's Track & Field
Jorie BallunDistanceJr./Jr./So.
Whitney BowmanDistanceSr./Jr./Jr.
Alyssa BradfordDistanceSr./Sr./Sr.
Sara ChristensenDistanceSr./Sr./Sr.
Kara ConnellyJumpsFr./Fr./Fr.
Rachel DeFrankThrowsFr./Fr./Fr.
Lindsey GilmanDistanceSr./Jr./Jr.
Haley KerlinDistanceFr./Fr./Fr.
Natalie McCorristonThrowsSo./So./So.
Gianna MirabelliJumpsFr./Fr./Fr.
Danisha NunnSprintsFr./Fr./Fr.
Ali OlsonDistanceFr./Fr./Fr.
Windy Santa CruzDistanceSr./Sr./Sr.
Emily ThompsonDistanceSr./Jr./Jr.
Ini UmanaThrowsSr./Jr./Jr.
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler