|Hometown:||East Hardwick, Vt.|
|High School:||Hazen Union|
As a Sophomore: Competed in seven events ... finished in 4:38.34 during classic sprint and 21:21.4 in 5K freestyle at the Saint Lawrence Carnival on Jan. 20-21 ... finished in 19:56.7 during 5K classic and 1:03:23.4 in mass-start 15k freestyle at the New Hampshire Carnival on Jan. 27-28 ... notched a 4:48.42 in a freestyle sprint and 46:34.4 in the 10K classic at the Vermont Carnival on Feb. 3-4 ... part of 3x5 freestyle relay at Dartmouth Carnival on Feb. 17.
As a Freshman: Finished in 5:52.86 during 1.5K classic sprint and 17:05.7 in 5K freestyle at Bates Carnival on Jan. 15-16 ... part of duo that clocked in at 27:16.7 in the team sprint freestyle at the Colby Carnival on Jan. 24 ... finished 5K freestyle in 16:16.0 and 10K classic at 38:49.3 during Vermont Carnival on Feb. 6-7.
High School: Competed in cross country, Nordic skiing and track & field at Hazen Union High School ... captain of both the cross country and track & field teams as a senior ... participated in both the cross country and track & field state championships all four years ... competed twice in the Nordic skiing state championships ... three-time Varsity Club Award winner for track & field ... member of the National Honor Society ... performed in the band and chorus.
Personal: Ellen Lee Emers ... daughter of Charles Emers and Anne McPherson ... majoring in psychology and English ... also a member of the Saint Michael's women's cross country team ... part of Residence Hall Association.