Emily Cass
Emily Cass
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: The Plains, Ohio
High School: Athens

2017-18: Opened the season at the Kentucky Bluegrass Invitational with a 5K time of 19:52.0… Recorded a season-best 6K time of 24:19.4 at the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational… Ended the season at the All-Ohio Championships with a time of 25:07.3… Named to the 2017 Women’s Academic All-MAC team.

2016-17: Made her freshman debut at the Dayton Flyer 5K where she placed 26th with a final time of 20:02.4… Beat that 5K best at the Louisville Classic clocking in a time of 18:45.1… Placed in the top 80 at the MAC Championships 6K with a time of 23:34.1 and went on to compete in the NCAA Division I Great Lakes Region Cross Country Championships where she recorded her season-best time of 22:43.0 to place in the top 145.

Prior to Ohio: Attended and ran Cross Country and Track for Athens High School...Finished her senior season by running the course in 18:57 and placing 15th at the Division II State Cross Country Championships and earned All-Ohio awards...She competed in the State Tournament all 4 years and placed 5th her freshman year.