Notre Dame returns to Des Moines for annual relay meet at Drake University.
Mid-distance alumna Rebecca Tracy ran a lifetime best in the women’s mile race on her birthday.
Seidel and Barber champs, Bamgbose racks up four All-ACC honors
Loeffel first team All-ACC in heptathlon; Morris second team in shot put
Junior finishes second in 10,000 meters; five advance to event finals
AS A SOPHOMORE: Started the season at the Blue and Gold Invitational placing fifth in the 60 meter dash (7.75) ... also placed at the top of the leaderboard in the long jump at the Blue and Gold Invitational (5.81m) ... placed third in the 60 meters at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (7.69) ... snagged the top spot in the long jump at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (5.76m) ... placed 13th in the 60 meters at the Notre Dame Invitational (7.71) … also placed second in long jump at the Notre Dame Invitational (5.90m) ... finished 22nd in the 60 meters (7.77) and 13th in long jump (4.87m) at the Razorback Invitational… competed at the Meyo Invitational … recorded a 24th-place finish in the 60 meters (7.69) … also finished 53rd in the 200 meters (25.55) ... finished sixth in long jump (5.69m) ... placed eighth in long jump at the ACC Indoor Championships (5.89m) ... tied for sixth in long jump at the Bobcat Invitational (5.60m) to start the outdoor season ... finished 16th in the 100 meter prelims at the Stanford Invitational (12.09m) ... also placed eighth in the collegiate long jump (5.44m) at Stanford ... placed sixth in the 100 meters at the ACC/ Big Ten Challenge (12.47) ... took a first place title in long jump at the ACC/Big Ten Championships (6.00m) ... finished 24th in the 100-meter dash at the Georgia Tech Invitational (12.26) ... also placed 37th in the 200 meters (24.43) ... came in 11th in long jump (5.57m) ... finished 13th in long jump at the Drake Relays (5.78)... placed 26th in the 100 meter dash at the Jesse Owens Track Classic (12.82) ... also finished 13th in long jump (5.41m) ... finished 21st in the 100-meter prelims at the ACC Outdoor Championships (12.19) ... also placed ninth in long jump (5.91m) at the conference meet … earned a monogram.AS A FRESHMAN:Competed in three meets during the indoor/outdoor track & field season ... began her collegiate career in earnest at the Blue and Gold Invitational, notching a fifth place finish in the 60m dash (7.84) ... next meet action arrived during the Hillsdale College Relays, falling just short of the long jump finals with a third place finish in the preliminary round of the event (5.57m) ... closed the book on the initial campaign by earning a fifth place finish in the long jump (5.69m) at the Billy Hayes Invitational.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Graduated from Haddonfield Memorial High School (Haddonfield, NJ) in the spring of 2013 ... earned 11 letters in track & field, soccer and basketball ... won four NJSIAA State Titles - two in the long jump (2012 and 2013) and one each in the 55m (2013) and 100m (2013) sprints ... won the 2012 New Balance Indoor Nationals long jump (2013) and the Eastern States Track Championship 55m (2013) ... two-time all-state selection (2012, 2013) ... held school record at time of graduation in 55m (7.09), 100m (11.94), 200m (24.61) and long jump (19-4) ... was a member of National and German Honor Societies ... parents and one set of grandparents all attended Notre Dame and sister is a sophomore (2013-14) at Notre Dame ... full name is Emily Maureen Carson ... born in Philadelphia, Pa. ... daughter of John and Ann Carson ... has one brother and three sisters ... enrolled in Mendoza College of Business and majoring in Accountancy.