Emily Venters
Emily  Venters

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Lawrence, Kansas

High School:
Lawrence Free State HS

Event:
Distance

2017 Cross Country All-Region
2017 Cross Country All-Mountain West First Team

2017-18: CROSS COUNTRY- Steadily improved throughout the season to become one of Boise State's top runners in a breakout freshman campaign . . . A scorer in all but one race on the season . . . One of two freshmen to crack the lineup on the women’s side . . . Was the third freshman across the line as Boise State’s No. 2 runner at the NCAA Championships in 53rd (Nov. 18) . . . Earn All-Region honors with a 22nd-place showing as the Broncos No. 3 runner in 20:11.8 . . . First-team All-Mountain West after finishing in seventh at the Mountain West Championships (Oct. 27) . . . Finished 62nd in 20:54.2 at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational (Oct. 13) . . . Opened her Bronco career with a 26th-place showing at the Greater Louisville Classic (Sept. 30)

PREP: One of the top prep distance runners in the country this past season, Emily Venters will come to the Blue and Orange having just recently taken seventh place in the two mile at the Brooks PR Invitational thanks to a blistering 10:19.31. The owner of five state titles, Venters recently won the 1,600m and 3,200m titles at the 2017 Kansas 6A Track and Field State Championship. She was runner-up in both events as a junior in 2016. Also an excellent cross country runner, Venters took second at the Nike Heartland Regional and went on place 32nd at Nike Cross Nationals. 1,600m – 4:49.36 | 3,200m – 10:16.31

CAREER BESTS
Cross Country
5k- 17:11.82
6k- 20:11.8

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