Emma Grace Hurley
Emma Grace Hurley
Height: 5-1
Year: Junior
Hometown: Roswell, Ga.
High School: Fellowship Christian
Sport(s): CC/T&F

Emma Grace Hurley's Personal Bests

Sophomore Year (2017-18):  Won the 3,000m Steeplechase with a time of 10:06.35, a Furman record at the time, at the Raleigh Relays to qualify for the NCAA East Preliminaries, where she placed 23rd with a time of 10:18.97…named to the All-Southeast Region team for cross country after turning in a 19th-place finish at 20:58.9…competed at the NCAA Cross Country Championships, where she placed 126th with a time of 20:56.44…earned a spot on the All-SoCon second team after finishing eighth with a time of 17:18.3 at the league cross country championships…won the league title in the 3,000m (9:54.74) and finished second in the 5,000m (16:30.43) at the SoCon Indoor Championships…won the 3,000m Steeplechase title with a time of 10:25.23 and finished third in the 5,000m (17:33.26) at the league outdoor meet…placed eighth with a personal-best time of 4:24.27 in the 1,500m at the Oregon Twilight outdoor meet…finished second in the mile with a personal-best time of 4:47.52 at the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational…named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll and to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team for cross country and track and field.

Freshman Year (2016-17):  Set a new Paladin outdoor record with a time of 9:44.41 in the 3,000m at the Tiger Outdoor Track Classic…named to the SoCon All-Freshman team for cross country, indoor track (mile and 3,000m) and outdoor track (3,000m Steeplechase and 5,000m)…finished third with a time of 16:55.4 at the SoCon Cross Country Championships, claiming a spot on the All-SoCon first team…also placed third with a time of 17:57.5 at the Eye Opener Cross Country Invitational…named to the All-Southeast Region team after finishing 20th with a time of 21:03.4 at the region cross country meet…placed tenth in the mile (4:57.58) at the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational… finished third in the 3,000m (9:38.86) and fifth in the mile (4:57.62) at the SoCon Indoor Championships…advanced through to the finals in the mile with the second-fastest qualifying time at 5:04.78…finished second in the 3,000m Steeplechase with a time of 9:44.41 at the Tiger Outdoor Track Classic…placed second in the 5,000m (17:02.92) and fourth in the 3,000m Steeplechase (10:47.28) at the SoCon Outdoor Championships…named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll.

High School:

1,600 meters – 4:46.00

3,200 meters – 10:22.21

5,000 meters (XC) – 17:15.00

 

Three-time GHSA Georgia State Champion

Two-time Footlocker National Qualifier 

Brooks PR Qualifier – 2 mile

 

One of four Georgia prospects who highlight the 2016 Lady Paladin recruiting class...appeared at the Footlocker National Cross Country Championships, placing 15th nationally...a three-time Georgia state champion in cross country and the 3,200m...won the state cross country championship as a junior, finished third as a senior, and placed fifth as a sophomore...honored as a Foot Locker national finalist her junior season...won the state championship in the 3,200m and finished second in the 1,600m as a junior...placed eighth in the two-mile at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals...helped her Fellowship Christian team to the Foot Locker South National Championship.