This website is best viewed in a browser that supports web standards.

Skip to content or, if you would rather, Skip to navigation.

Northwest Bearcats Player Bio

Emily Churchman

Emily Churchman

Multi-Events, Jumps
Height: 5-6

Class: Indoor/Outdoor: Jr./Sr.
Hometown: Parkville, Mo.
Major: Corp. Rec.


Qualified for the 2009 Outdoor NCAA Championships … earned All-MIAA honors in the heptathlon … finished eleventh at the NCAA Championships (5/21-23) in the heptathlon with 4,762 points … had a season-best score of 4,816 points at the Chicago Penultimate (5/9) … set outdoor season-bests of 14.90 in the 100-meter hurdles and a javelin throw of 28.82 meters at the NCAA Championships … finished second in the pentathlon at the MIAA Indoor Championships (3/1) with a score of 3,541 points … earning her All-MIAA recognition … set indoor season-bests at the NCAA Indoor Championships (3/13) in the high jump with a jump of 5-4.50 and a shot put throw of 35-4 … finished eighth at Nationals in the pentathlon with a score of 3,504 points


MIAA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll ... recorded the best outdoor long jump, jumping 17-9.5 at the Northwest Open (4/7) ... tied the team's best outdoor triple jump with 39-9.75 at the Austin Peay Spring Fling (3/13-15) ... scored a career-best 4,443 points in the Ashley Nally Heptathlon (4/1-2) ... finished one place out of All-MIAA honors in the indoor triple jump, placing seventh


All-MIAA in the heptathlon, placing fifth with 4,048 points ... jumped the farthest of any Bearcat in the outdoor triple jump, recording 34-11.25 at the MIAA Championships (5/6-7) ... finished first for Northwest in the indoor triple jump three times

Park Hill South High School

Earned all-state honors in long jump, triple jump and 4x100-meter relay ... all-metro athlete

Personal Bio

Born Feb. 16, 1987 ... David and Lauren Churchman

Career Highs

Triple jump Iowa State Holiday Open 12/7/07 37-5.75
High jump UCM Mule Relays 2/5/10 5-5.25
Long jump UNK Holilday Open 12/9/09 18-6.5
55m-hurdles Doane Kip Janvrin Multi-Events 1/31/10 8.63
60m-hurdles NCAA Championships 3/13/10 9.01
200m Mule Relays 2/6/09 27.72
500m Iowa State Holiday Classic 12/9/05 1:24.66
800m NCAA Championships 3/13/10 2:25.14
Shot put NCAA Championships 3/14/09 35-4
Pentathlon NCAA Championships 3/13/10 3,704
Triple jump Austin Peay Governor's Spring Fling 3/15/07 36-9.75
High jump Nebraska Invitational 4/10/10 5-7
Long jump MIAA Multi-Championships 5/2/10 19-7.5
Javelin throw Northwest Multi 3/27/10 102-0
Shot put Ashley Nally Hepathlon 4/1/07 34-4.50
100m-hurdles MIAA Multi-Championships 5/2/10 14.57
200m Kansas Relays 4/14/10 25.96
800m NCAA Championships 5/28/10 2:20.09
Heptathlon Chicago Penultimate 5/9/09 4,816