UT Women's Track BIO
 Emma Kertesz

Personal-Best College Performances:
800m (indoor): 2:21.94
1,500m: 4:37.37
1-mile (indoor): 4:54.54
3,000m (indoor): 9:58.93
5,000m (indoor): 16:45.75
10,000m: 35:01.72
2,000m Steeple (indoor): 7:16.45
3,000m Steeple: 10:34.52

UT Highlights: Finished second in 3,000m steeple with college-best 10:34.52 at MAC Championships (5/12/11)...Also placed fourth in 5,000m (17:03.56) and fifth in 1,500m (4:37.54) at MAC Championships (5/12/11)...Second-place in 1,500m with 4:38.25 at Gina Relays (4/28/11)...Finished fourth-place in 1-mile with 4:54.54 at MAC Indoor Championships (2/25/11)...2010 Second-Team All-MAC and All-Region in cross country...Had second-best Rocket finish at NCAA XC Championships, placing 119th...Placed third in the mile (5:14.53) and third in the 3000M (10:29.65) at the Western Michigan Dual (1/10)...Received third in the 10K (37:49.35) at the Coastal Carolina Invitational (3/12-3/13)...Finished eighth overall and second (17:56.81) for UT at the Richard Clark Invite (10/2)... Finished third for UT and eighth overall with a time of 21:44.40 at the MAC Cross Country Championships (10/30)...Finished eighth in a season's-best time of 17:56.81 at the Richard Clark Invitational (10/2), second among Toledo runners...Finished fourth in Bowling Green dual, helping Rockets record a perfect score (9/4)...Also placed 10th in Toledo win at Colonial Inter-Regional Challenge (9/26)...Ran in all seven cross country meets in 2008...Finished ninth overall in dual meet against Bowling Green (8/29) and 17th overall at Falcon Invite (10/18).

High School: City League MVP and Northwest District champion in cross country as senior...Second team all-state...State qualifier in two mile and 4x800 relay in track...Lettered in soccer.

Personal: Born Emma Christine Kertesz on July 24, 1990...Daughter of David Westfall and Lori Kertesz...Has four older sisters: Erin, Andrea, Allison and Amber...Enjoys traveling, shopping and baking... History major.

Position: Distance
Year: Junior
Hometown: Toledo, OH
High School: Central Catholic