Emma Nelson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Willis, Texas

    High School:
    Willis High School

    Height:
    5-4

    Event:
    Free

    Birthdate:
    06/25/1991

    Experience:
    3L

    Emma Nelson

    02/24/2013

    Swimming and Diving Take Runner Up Finish at C-USA Championships

    Julia Lonnegren (Diver of the Meet) and Jane Figueiredo (Diving Coach of the Year) take top honors for UH

    02/23/2013

    Houston Stands in First Place Heading into Final Day

    Natasha Burgess leads UH sweep in 1-meter diving

    02/21/2013

    Cougars Close Day 2 of C-USA Championships in First Place

    Divers sweep the 3M and two more school records fall

    01/16/2013

    Julia Lonnegren Sweeps 1M and 3M Diving Events at North Texas

    Cougars finished 1-2-3 in the 1M event

    03/27/2012

    Record Number of Student-Athletes Earn Place on C-USA Honor Roll

    164 student-athletes named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for 3.0 GPA or higher

    » 2011-12 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

    JUNIOR 2011-12
    Set four personal best times at the C-USA Championships swimming the 100 free (53.81), 500 free (5:04.67), 100 fly (58.17) and 200 fly (2:06.24).

    SOPHOMORE 2011-12
    Competed in the 500 and 1,650 free, swimming PRs in both events (5:07.25 and 17:40.80) at the Conference USA Championships ... Took 14th in the 200 fly at the conference championships, also recording a personal-best time of 2:07.69.

    FRESHMAN 2010-11
    Picked up first collegiate wins at UALR (Jan. 22) in the 500 (5:24.57) and 1,000 free (10:48.23) ... Competed at the C-USA Championships (Feb. 23-26) in the 500 and 1,650 free and 200 fly, finishing with personal bests in all three events.

    HIGH SCHOOL
    Competed for head coach Dana Fossmo at Willis High School...Served as team captain...Received All-State honors...Qualified at District, Regional and State levels...Was a District and Regional runner-up...Also excelled on the Wildkat Cross Country and Club swimming teams.

    PERSONAL
    Full name is Emma Margaret Nelson...Born June 25, 1991 in Houston...Daughter of Mike & Patricia Nelson...Majoring in Education.

    Emma Nelson Personal Best Times
    Event Time Date
    100 Free 53.81 2/23/13
    200 Free 1:57.96 11/17/11
    500 Free 5:04.67 2/21/13
    1,000 Free 10:34.33 1/27/12
    1,650 Free 17:30.62 11/17/12
    100 Back 1:09.46 10/6/10
    100 Breast 1:15.80 10/6/10
    200 Breast 2:34.50 1/25/13
    100 Fly 58.17 2/22/13
    200 Fly 2:06.24 2/23/13
    200 IM 2:25.77 10/6/10
    400 IM 4:55.78 10/15/10

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