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 Emmah Chelimo

CAREER BESTS

2018: INDOOR - USTFCCCA All-West Rgion selection in the 5,000 ... Finished third in the 5,000 (17:34.13) and sixth in the 3,000 (10:08.10) at the GNAC Championships ... ranks sixth in the 5,000 at UAA with a time of 17:34.13 ... ranks sixth in school history after running 9:59.56 in the 3,000 at the UW Open ... OUTDOOR - GNAC runner-up in the steeplechase in a personal-best time of 10:49.33, the fourth-fastest time in school history ... finished third in the 5,000 in a personal-best time of 16:59.71 to finish third at the Bryan Clay Invitational, the time was the eighth-fastest ever at UAA ... ran a personal-best time of 4:47.07 in the 1,500 at the Beach Invitational.

2017: INDOOR - Competed in the mile and 3,000 at the GNAC Championships ... ran season-bests of 5:27.04 in the mile and 10:24.61 in the 3,000 ... OUTDOOR - Earned All-GNAC honors in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a third place finish in a personal-best and the fourth fastest time in school hsitory in 11:03.27 ... Placed fifth in the 5,000 (17:36.14) at the GNAC Championships ... ran a personal-best time of 4:59.72 in the 1,500 ... 

BEFORE UAA: Competed for Division II Nyack (New York) College as freshman in track & field and cross country … earned personal-best cross country time of 26:23.2 at 6K … attended AIC Girls Secondary School Kessup in Kenya.

PERSONAL: Born Emmanuelah Jerotich Chelimo on October 27, 1994 … from Iten, Kenya … son of Gabriel Suter and Roselyne Cheruiyot … has four siblings, including brother Paul Chelimo – 2016 Olympic silver medalist at 5000 meters ... enjoys watching movies, hiking, reading and listening to music.

MAJOR: Psychology.

Position: Distance
Year: Junior
Hometown: Iten, Kenya
High School: AIC Girls Secondary School Kessup
Other College: Nyack College
Experience: 1 Letter
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