Emma Wilson continued her hot streak as she competed in the Nike Midwest Regional on Sunday, November 12th at the LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course in Terre Haute, IN. The meet featured the best of the best athletes from Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Michigan and Missouri. In wet and muddy conditions Emma finished 2nd in a time of 17:33 behind the #5 girl in the country (17:28) according to MileSplit.com. The top 5 individuals from non qualifying teams advanced to the Nike Cross National meet that will be held in Portland, Oregon on December 2nd. The top 21 girls on that day will earn the distinction of All-American. Her phenomenal performance also earned her a spot on the ballot for the National Girls Cross Country Performance of the Week. If you have time, please cast your vote for Emma Wilson at the link below:
For those that do not know her, she is a very humble, dedicated and hard working young lady!