Emily Burns
Emily Burns
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Middletown, N.J.
High School: Middletown South
Events: Distance
Major: Exercise Science
  • Two-year letter-winner who has competed in the 1500 and the mile run.
  • Is also a member of the University's cross country team.

Junior Year (2018-19)

  • Competed in four events across the indoor and outdoor season
  • Set a new personal record in the mile run at the Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships on May 4-5, clocking in at 5:43.37 to place 12th
  • Best finish was ninth place in the mile run at the DuCharme Invitational on Feb. 16

Sophomore Year (2017-18)

  • Competed in the mile during the indoor season and the 1500 during the outdoor season.

Personal Best Marks

Event Meet (Date) Mark
1500 Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships (May 5-6, 2018)  5:12.65 
Mile Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships (May 4-5, 2019) 5:43.37

Awards & Honors

  • Landmark Conference Winter Academic Honor Roll (2018, 2019)
  • Landmark Conference Spring Academic Honor Roll (2019)

High school/personal

  • Prepped at Middletown H.S. South, earning 10 total letters while competing all four years in indoor and outdoor track, and cross country
  • Daughter of Susan and Patrick Burns. Her mother graduated from Mount St. Mary College while her father attended St. John's.
  • Also has two siblings, Hilary and Seaon. Hilary attends Penn State.