Emily Benson
Emily Benson
Year: So.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
Position: Free, Fly

2017-18: part of the 800 freestyle relay team that won the NEWMAC Championship with a school record time of 7:34.41 and earned honorable mention All-America honors at the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships  The relay of freshman Sarah Passilla, junior Kristen Young, Benson and junior Christine McCulla placed 8th in the timed finals with a time of 7:38.25 and finished 16th overall to cap an outstanding season ... part of the 400 medley relay team that set the school record with a time of 3:57.24

HIGH SCHOOL:
captain and MVP for coach William Keith at Ardey Kell High ... National Honor Society

PERSONAL: Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering major ... has an older sister Samantha ... daughter of David and DeAnna Benson