June 17, 2013
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -
Providence College Senior Emily Sisson is set to compete at the USA Track and Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa.
Sisson will run in the 10,000 meter finals on June 20 at 9:20 p.m. E.T. at Drake Stadium. Sisson is the only Providence College athlete that will be competing at these Championships. She qualified for the 10,000 meters with a time of 33:02.88 after winning the BIG EAST Championship title in Piscataway, N.J. on May, 3-5. The qualifying time for the Championships is 33:20.00.
Sisson competed at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials last year in the 5,000 meters finishing 12th in a time of 15:34.68. She has had a very successful year on the track. During the indoor season, she won the BIG EAST 3,000 meter title and earned Second-Team All-America honors for her ninth place finish in the 5,000 meters (15:54.73) at the 2013 NCAA DI Indoor Track and Field Championships. In the outdoor season, Sisson captured another BIG EAST title in the 10,000 meters. She also earned First-Team All-America accolades for her most recent performance at the 2013 NCAA DI Outdoor Track and Field Championships in the 5,000 meters after finishing 6th in a time of 15:58.40.
There will be live coverage of the USA Track and Field Championships on June 22 from 4-5 p.m. E.T. on Universal Sports, 5-7 p.m. on NBC Sports Network and on June 23 from 3-4 p.m. on NBC Sports Network and from 4-6 p.m. on NBC.
Official StoreOfficial Online
Emily Sisson Named Northeast...
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced the 2015 NCAA Div. I Indoor Track & Field regional athletes of the year on March 6.
Harvey Dixon And Lauren...
The Providence College men's and women's track teams completed competition at the ECAC/IC4A Championships today (March 8) in Boston, Mass.
Emily Sisson Named To...
On Thursday, March 5, graduate-student Emily Sisson (Chesterfield, Mo.) was one of ten female student-athletes named to The Bowerman Trophy Pre-NCAA...
Emily Sisson Named USTFCCCA ...
Providence College track star Emily Sisson (Chesterfield, Mo.) was named USTFCCCA National Athlete of the Week for the second time this season.
Men's And Women's Track...
The Providence College men's and women's track teams finished competing on the second and final day of the 2015 BIG EAST Indoor Track and Field Championships...
Emily Sisson Breaks NCAA 5,0...
The Providence College men's and women's track teams completed day one of the 2015 BIG EAST Indoor Track and Field Championships today (Saturday, Feb. 28) at...
Men's And Women's...
The Providence College men's and women's track teams will compete at the 2015 BIG EAST Indoor Track and Field Championships on Feb. 28-Mar. 1 at the Armory...
Friars Sweep BIG EAST Weekly...
It was announced today (Feb. 17) that junior Julian Oakley (Tauranga, New Zealand) and senior Emily Sisson were both named BIG EAST Male and Female Track...