Emma Curry - Women's Track and Field - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Emma Curry Season 2021-22

Class Freshman
Event Middle Distance
High School Waxahachie
Hometown Waxahachie, Texas
Major Undeclared

The Curry File
• Prepped at Waxahachie High School under head coach Edward DeLa Cruz
• Lettered in soccer, cross country and track and field
• School record holder in 800, 1600, 3200 and 5K
• Four-time individual and team district champion in cross country
• First in school history to qualify for the state championship in cross country (2018)
• Three-time cross country state qualifier (2018, 2019, 2020)
• Track state qualifier in the 1,600 meters and finished fourth (2021)
• Two-time county cross country Runner of the Year honors (2018, 2019)
• Multiple all-state and all-region honors
• Three-time team captain
• Best times include 17:15 (5k xc), 11:12 (2-mile xc), 4:53 (1600), 10:50 (3200), 2:18 (800)
• Finished in top 2 percent of class academically
• Academic all-state in track and field and cross country
• Daughter of Kerry and Matthew Curry
• Has an older brother, Jaron
• Twitter: @emmacurry03
• Instagram: @_.emmacurry
• Left foot is a size bigger than her right, enjoys ceramics/pottery

“Vanderbilt has the perfect combination of academics and athletics, as well as the SEC experience. I clicked well with the team and truly felt at home.”