Emily Kersting
Emily Kersting
Year: Sr./Sr.
Hometown: McMinnville, Ore.
High School: McMinnville HS
Events: Javelin
 Indoor Career Bests
Event Outdoor Career Bests 
 --- JAV 156-03 at Hornet Invitational (3/22/14)


2014 Season: Advanced to the NCAA West Preliminary in the javelin…finished sixth at the Big Sky Championships in the event…was first in three meets during the season…best throw was 156-03 at the Hornet Invitational which ranks second in school history…did not compete indoors.

2013 Season:
Qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary in the javelin…finished seventh in the javelin at the Big Sky Championships with a season best of 146-06…did not compete during the indoor season.

2012 Season: Redshirted during the outdoor season…did not compete indoors.

2011 Season: Returned to the NCAA West Preliminary in the javelin…earned her first Big Sky championship with a throw of 150-04…had a season best of 151-06 which won the Causeway Classic…that throw also ranks third in school history…did not compete indoors.

2010 Season:
Qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary in the javelin…finished fourth at the Big Sky Outdoor Championships…her throw of 148-04 at the Rainbow Relays ranks third in school history…threw at least 140 feet in six of nine meets…also pole vaulted in two meets…redshirted during the indoor season.

High School:
Graduated from McMinnville HS in 2009…competed in track & field, volleyball and equestrian all four years…set the school record in the javelin as a senior with a throw of 137-07…that mark placed her third in the state…finished fifth at the state meet as a junior…was the Pacific Conference champion in the javelin her final two years…was on the honor roll all four years.

Personal: Majoring in biology…parents are John and Ellen Kersting.