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Emily Crounse

  • position Distances
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Clifton Park, N.Y.
  • High school Shenendehowa
  • position Distances
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Clifton Park, N.Y.
  • High school Shenendehowa

Emily Crounse Bio

Academic Honors

  • 2018, 19, 2020 SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2016-17 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

2020 Track

Indoor: Did not compete.

Outdoor: Cancelled.

2019 Track

Indoor: Ran the mile at the Gamecock Inaugural, finishing 18th.

Outdoor: Did not compete.

2018 Cross Country

Competed three times, including top-25 individual finishes at the Carolina Challenge and the Charleston Classic… finished 11th individually in Charleston, helping the Gamecocks win the team title.

2018 Track

Did not compete.

2017 Cross Country

Ran four times for the Gamecocks, with a pair of top-15 finishes.

2017 Track

Indoor: Competed individually in three different meets… ran the 800m twice … also ran the mile twice at the Vanderbilt Invitational serving as her top performance… part of the distance medley relay squad that won the Clemson Invitational… led the 4x800m relay to a fourth-place finish at the Armory Invitational, running the sixth-best time in school history.

Outdoor: Ran both the 800m and the 1500m… ran on the 4x800m relay squad at the Penn Relays.

2016 Cross Country

Consistently ranked among the Gamecocks’ top-10 finishers… Ranked sixth on the team and 19th overall in the season-opening Carolina Challenge, completing the 5K… Finished 10th among Division I foes and seventh on the team in the win at the 33rd Winthrop/adidas Invitational… Her top 5K time came in the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational Gold Division race… Her best 6K time stood as her first… Finished seventh on the team in the SEC Championships… Posted points in the NCAA Southeast Regional, finishing fifth among the Gamecocks.

High School

Ran at Shenendehowa HS, posting a top 1500m time in outdoor track of 4:37.36 to finish sixth in the 2016 Eddy Games… Earned six letters each in cross country and indoor track and one in outdoor track… Ran the opening leg with 10 stitches in her leg on the 2016 Penn Relays Championship of America 4x800m-winning team, which finished the race in 9:00.79… That group also won the 4x800m title at the New Balance Outdoor National meet with an 8:50.58 time… Her 4x800m team twice finished second in the NY state meet… Won the 2014 NY Section 2 Division Championships at 1000m as a sophomore while ranking third as a freshman and junior… Posted her top three-mile cross country time of 18:08.7 in the 51st Annual McQuaid Invitational… Also garnered three letters in lacrosse… A NYSPHSAA Scholar-Athlete who was her team’s most valuable mid-distance runner as a junior and senior… A member of the National Honor Society.


The daughter of Chris and Susan Crounse… Has one younger sister, Hannah who is a student at South Carolina… Majoring in pharmaceutical sciences.

Indoor Personal Records


2:19.21 (2/11/17 Tiger Paw Invitational)

Mile Run

5:15.03 (1/21/17 Vanderbilt Invitational)

Outdoor Personal Records


2:21.02 (4/22/17 USC Open)


4:47.91 (3/25/17 Weems Baskin Invitational)

Cross Country Personal Records


18:48.9 (9/30/16 Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational)


23:04.3 (10/14/16 Crimson Classic)