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Emily Nay Athlete Profile

Emily Nay

Position: Distance Height: 5-6 Roster Years: 1997-1999 Hometown: Helena, MT


  • 1998 USTFCA 10,000 meters (Outdoor)
  • 1999 USTFCA 5,000 meters (Indoor)
  • 1999 USTFCA 10,000 meters (Outdoor)


  • Parents are Mark and Sheryl
  • Elementary education major
  • Psychology minor
  • Capital High School honors student
  • Two-time Montana state cross country champion
  • High school All-American
  • Transfer from the University of Arizona

Before BYU

  • Placed 70th at the 1996 NCAA finals at Arizona

1997 | Sophomore Year

Placed third at the 1997 WAC cross country championships...finished 33rd at the 1997 NCAA cross country championships as BYU won the national title

1998 | Junior Year

finished first in the WAC Indoor 3000-meters...won the outdoor 3000m at the Texas Relays...recorded a provisional score of 34:45.81 in the outdoor 10000-meters...finished third in the outdoor 10000m at the NCAA Championships

1999 | Senior Year

Received All-American honors and posted a fifth place finish in the 5000m at the NCAA Indoor Championships while setting a BYU record in the race