2006 Outdoor: Placed fifth at the Big 12 Championships in the discus with a throw of 172-0 ... Won the discus event at both the Ward Haylett Invitational (176-4) and the Tulsa Duels (165-9) ... Finished seventh at the Midwest Regional Championships in the discus with a throw of 170-0 ... Also competed in the shot put, placing 10th at the Big 12 Championships with a toss of 47-5 ... Finished fourth in the shot put at the Mesa Classic with a throw of 47-9.
2006 Indoor: Competed in two events for Jayhawks during season ... Participated primarily in shot put ... Finished 14th at Big 12 Championshipswith a throw of 44-8.75 ... Placed 36th at ISU Classic with an effort of 42-8 ... Finished 10th at Husker Invitational with a athrow iof 44-11.50 ... Placed second at Jayhawk Invitational with a throw of 45-2.25 ... Finished sixth at KU/KSU/MU Triangular with a throw of 44-9.75.. FInished 12th at Arkansas Invitational with a throw of 42-5.25...Also competed in weight throw at KU/KSU/MU Triangular, finishing 13th with a toss of 41-9.75.
2005 Outdoor: Owns the KU record in the discus (180-10) ... Qualified for NCAA Championships ... Finished fourth in the discus at the Midwest regional qualifier with a throw of 170-01 ... Had a third place result at the Big 12 Championship in the discus with a throw of 170-06 ... Finished 13th in the shot put at the Big 12 Championship with a throw of 44-02.00 ... Won the discus (168-08) and finished seventh in the shot put (45-02.25) at the Kansas Relays.
2005 Indoor: Finished 12th in the shot put at the Big 12 Championship with a throw of 43-02.25 ... Finished eighth in the shot put at the ISU Classic with a throw of 48-09.50 ... Had a seventh place result at the Husker Invitational (47-07.00).
2004 Outdoor: Redshirted ... Competed in the 2004 Olympic Trials, finishing 22nd.
2004 Indoor: Finished third in the shot put at both the Wildcat Invitational and the Jayhawk Invitational ... Placed 15th in the shot put at the Big 12 Indoor Championships.
2003 Outdoor: Won individual shot titles at the ESU Spring Twilight (45-6 1/4) and at the John McDonnell Invitational (46-9 1/2) ... Competed in the USA Senior Outdoor Championship and finished 16th with a discus throw of 165-7 ... Threw a Kansas record mark of 180-10 in the discus at the Midwest Regional Championship, finishing in second ... Recorded first place discus finishes at the Drake Relays (171-8), ESU Spring Twilight (159-4) and John McDonnell Invitational (157-5) ... Participated in the NCAA Outdoor Championships and threw a mark of 151-11 in the discus ... Placed second in the discus (173-8) and eighth in the shot put (46-07.5) at the Big 12 Championship.
2003 Indoor: Threw the shot 49-3 1/2 at the KSU Open, which is the third-best mark in KU indoor history ... Recorded a first place finish at the Jayhawk Invitational with a throw of 45-10 3/4 ... Finished sixth in the shot at the Big 12 Championship with a throw of 48-11.75 ... Earned the honor of Jayhawk Newcomer of the Year.
High School: Earned four letters in track, two in basketball and one in cross country ... Six-time Drake Relays title winner (including four discus titles and two shot put titles), the most Drake titles ever won by any high school athlete ... Was named the Drake Relays Outstanding High School Female Athlete her senior season ... Three-time high school state discus champion ... Four-time district discus and shot put champion ... Won the state shot put title as a sophomore, was the runner up as a freshman and placed third in the state as a junior and a senior ... Owns 19 Junior Olympic National Championship titles ... Owned the Drake Relays discus record, the state high school discus record, the conference and city shot put and discus records and the Lewis Central HS shot put and discus records upon graduation ... Earned all-conference and all-state track honors every year of her high school career.
Personal: Born Nov. 18, 1983, in Council Bluffs, Iowa ... Parents are Richard and Rose Emsick ... Majoring in nursing.