Emerald Egwim  
Emerald  Egwim


Eagan, Minn.

High School:
Eagan HS



Eighteen Gophers Qualify for NCAA Prelim

Seven Gophers have qualified in multiple events, including Devin Stanford, Ke-ke Burks and Agnes Esser in the disc and hammer


Seven Gophers Named All-Big Ten

Minnesota had one event champion and three runner-up finishes at the Big Ten Championship


Gophers Take Third at B1G Championship

A program-record 4x400m relay performance highlights the final day of B1G action for the Gophers


Herauf Wins B1G Heptathlon, Gophers Lead

Minnesota leads the team standings with 71 points through two days at the Big Ten Championship


Gophers Ready for B1G Championship

Minnesota travels to Michigan State for the Big Ten Outdoor Championship this Friday through Sunday

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2015 Season – Indoor: Ran in seven races • finished the season ranked eighth in Minnesota history in the 400m with a time of 55.20 in her first-ever collegiate open 400m, placing seventh at the Husker Invitational • placed 13th in the 400m (55.64) at the Big Ten Championship • ran the third leg of the Gophers’ second-fastest 4x400m relay in program history in 3:37.03 for fourth place at the Big Ten Championship • placed third in both the 60m (7.78) and 200m (25.22) at the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Eagan High School • two-time all-state honoree • nine-time Minnesota State Class AA state meet participant in the 100m (2011, 2012, 2013), 200m (2011, 2012, 2013), 4x200m (2014) and 4x400m (2013, 2014) • 14-time South Suburban Conference champion from 2009 to 2014 • holds school records in the 200m and 4x400m relay • placed 10th in the 100m at the state meet as a freshman, sophomore and junior • earned a career-best fourth-place finish in the 200m at the state meet as a junior • Triple "A" award winner for academics, athletics and arts • academic all-state honoree • National Honor Society member.

Personal: Finished second at 2013 National Speech and Debate Association tournament • X-Factor participant • plays the alto saxophone • undecided on a major.

Egwim's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
60m 7.78 Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual (1/24/15)
200m 25.22 Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual (1/24/15)
400m 55.20 (AT-8th) Husker Invitational (2/6-7/15)
Egwim's Outdoor Career Bests
Event Mark Meet (Date)
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