Logan Caps off Career by Placing 21st at the NCAA Championships

Emily Logan, C'04 competed in her second NCAA Championships on Saturday night.

June 12, 2004

Austin, Texas - Emily Logan C'04 competed in her second NCAA Championships for the University of Pennsylvania women's track and field team on Saturday evening at the 2004 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships on the campus of the University of Texas. The East Walpole, Mass. native took 21st in the 5,000 meter run.

Logan, the school record holder in the event, crossed the finish line in a time of 17:26.76. Kim Smith of Providence won the event and set a new stadium record with a time of 15:48.86.

Logan qualified for the National Championships after placing fifth at the East Regionals two weeks ago. Logan broke her own school record at the meet with a time of 16:24.53.

Logan's performance caps off a remarkable senior campaign. Logan led the cross country team to their best finish in 10 years at the Heptagonal Championships (sixth) as well as a remarkable sixth-place showing at NCAA Regionals, she won the 3,000 meters at the Indoor ECAC Championships and ran the anchor leg of the winning distance medley relay team which also established a new school record and provisionally qualified for the NCAAs. She went on to earn All-American honors after finishing 14th in the 3,000 meters at the NCAA Indoor Championships in Arkansas in March. She also holds the school record in the 3,000 meters (indoors and outdoors), the 4x1500 meter relay and the distance medley relay (indoors and outdoors).

For compete results of the 2004 Championships please visit trackshark.com or Click Here. CBS will air highlights of the NCAA Championships on June 19 at 4 p.m. EST.