Emily Gordon
Emily Gordon
Height: 5-7
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Santa Clara, Calif.
High School: Santa Clara HS
Position: Sprints

High School
Gordon was a three year MVP for Santa Clara High School from 2008-2010...Most improved freshman in 2007...first in league in the 300m hurdles from 2008-2010...SCVAL qualifying meet 300m hurdle record with a time of 44.7...A member of her school's 4x400m relay team that set a school record by running 4:09...400m hurdle time of 63.55...Maintained a 3.9 GPA average throughout high school.

Majoring in Pre-biology...Parents are Paul and Valerie Gordon...Has a younger brother Adam...Chose UCSB because of the "family" atmosphere and the awesome coaching staff...Enjoys rolling out with foam rollers outside of track...Was a gymnast for nine years...Lists her favorite movie as "Chicago"...Enjoys listening to Kid Cudi, First Aid Kit and The Script...Favorite books are "The Woods" and "Tell No One"...Favorite athlete is fellow Gaucho Barbara Nwaba.

High School Bests
400m hurdles - 63.55 ( 3/2009)