Emma Ushchak
Emma Ushchak
Height: 5-3
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Middletown, Conn.
High School: Mercy
Events: Distance
Major: Biotechnology and Microbiology

Collegiate Personal Bests 
Indoor: 
Mile: 6:37.32
3,000m: 12:29.99

Outdoor: 
1,500m: 5:41.99
5,000m: 21:03.44

2019 Outdoor Track:

  • At the 9th Annual Yellow Jacket Invitational (4/6), she earned a 22nd place finish in the 1,500 meter run in a time of 5:41.99
  • Finished 9th in the 5,000 meter run in a time of 21:03.44 at the 2nd Annual Penmen Relays at SNHU (4/13)

2018-19 Indoor Track:

  • Finished 23rd in the mile run in a time of 6:37.32 at the URI Sorlein Invitational (1/19)
  • Finished 12th at the URI Tribute to Bill Falk (2/9) in the 3,000 meter run in a time of 12:29.99

Prior to Assumption: Ran cross country, indoor and outdoor track in high school… 2016 Indoor Track Champion… 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 Quinnipiac Division Champion… Placed 3rd in Southern Connecticut Conference 2015 and 2016… Placed 4th at States for Class L 2015… Placed 11th at the State Open 2015… Placed 6th at States for Class L in 2016… Placed 5th in the Southern Connecticut Conference in 2017… Placed 5th at States for Class MM in 2017... Worked with children ages 3-13 teaching them how to swim.

Personal: Daughter of Lynn and Steve Ushchak… Has one sibling, Alex.

Fun Facts: Favorite Athlete: Abbey D’Agostino… Dream Job: Pathologist… Favorite Professional Sports Team: Philadelphia Flyers… Favorite Sports Memory: "Racing and winning my last cross country home meet during the start of hurricane Maria in the pouring rain…" Favorite TV Show: How I Met Your Mother… Favorite Food: Grilled Cheese... Favorite Book: Atonement.