Emily Wagemaker
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    Emily Wagemaker

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Topeka, Kan.

    High School:
    Topeka

    Height:
    5-3

    SOPHOMORE YEAR | 2013: Competed in four meets, including the conference championships...posted a career-best 6K time of 24:11.78 to finish 63rd at the Mountain West Championships...was the Falcons' top finisher in two meets... finished 49th at the Rocky Mountain Shootout in a 5.8K time of 24:48.0...placed 35th at the Fort Hays State Tiger Open behind a personal-best 5K time of 19:08.76...also competed at that distance at the Colorado State Open (20:10.10, 52nd).

    FRESHMAN YEAR | 2012: Participated in four meets...clocked a season-opening time of 20:21.2 at the 5K Colorado State Open (33rd)...recorded a season-best 6K time of 24:22.2 at the Woody Greeno Invitational (97th)...finished 21st at the Metro State Invitational (24:50.0)...placed 63rd at the 5.8K Rocky Mountain Shootout (24:38.0).

    HIGH SCHOOL: Topeka High School...three-year competitor at the state cross country championships...finished 21st as a senior...four-time all-city selection...three-time team captain...recorded a personal-best time of 15.41...competed at the state track championships in 2009 (4x800-meter relay), 2011 (1600-meter run) and 2012 (1600-meter run, 3200-meter run)...all-city selection as a senior...two-time city champion in the 1600-meter run...clocked a career-best time of 5:25 at that distance...also competed on the swim team for four years...president of the Fellowship of Christian Students...member of the jazz band and marching band...competed at the state piano and state music festival competitor...finished within the top five-percent of graduating class...four-time High Honor Roll selection...member of the Student Government, National Honor Society, English Honor Society and the Quill and Scroll Literary Honor Society...posted an un-weighted GPA of 3.93 (4.37 weighted).

    PERSONAL: Full name is Emily Ann Wagemaker...daughter of Bill and Brenda Wagemaker...father attended Norwich University and served in the Air Force...has one younger brother, Billy, and two younger sisters, Abby and Sophie...majoring behavioral science...served as Element Leader during the first session of Basic Cadet Training...also served as a squadron PEER...completed Operation Air Force at Scott AFB, Ill., over the summer...hobbies include piano, church, camping and spending time with family and friends...member of Cadet Squadron 26.

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