Women's Outdoor Track—Roster

Emma Linhard
Emma Linhard

Class Year: 2011

Position: mid distance

Hometown: Brunswick, Maine

2011 season highlights: Emma earned Colby's prestigious Patty Valavanis Award at the senior awards presentation. A captain for the outdoor season, Linhard took ninth in the 3,000 steeplechase at the Open New England Championships. She was fifth in the steeplechase at the New England Division III meet, won the 5,000 meters at the Bowdoin Aloha event, and took second in both the 800 and 1,500 meters at the Colby Invitational. She also ran the anchor leg in a victory for the 3,200 relay at the Colby meet. At the Bates Quad meet, Emma won the 3,000 steeplechase and joined forces with Laura Duff, Brittany Tschaen, and Brittney Bell to win the 1,600 meter relay. Linhard won the 1,500 meters at the Point Loma Invitational. She was on the NESCAC Spring All-Academic Team.