Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll; Continued to improve in first season of Division I swimming... Competed in the 500-yard freestyle, the 1,650-free and 400-individual medley at the Conference USA Championships... Swam a career-best 17:28.18 in the mile at conference for one of the Top 16 times in the league meet... Mile time was seventh-best on the team, as was her intermediate mark at 1,000-yards during that C-USA race (a career-best 10:32.52)... Notched a career-best 5:11.60 in the 500-free at the Phill Hansel Classic in the fall... Season best in the 400-IM was 4:45.24.
A 2010 graduate of Conroe High School just north of Houston.... National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association (NISCA) All-America honoree... First-team All-State selection by the Texas Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association (TISCA)... Four-year varsity letterwinner in swimming, competing in the distance freestyle, the 400-individual medley, the 200-butterfly and the 200-backstroke... Served as the Tigers' team captain... Coached by Michael Porter... Graduated 12th among a class of 692 with Distinguished Achievement... Member of the National Honor Society and the Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society... Served as student council president.
Competed for the Magnolia Aquatic Club (MAC) under head coach Terry Jones... Three-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-America selection... Junior Nationals qualifier in the 1,650 and the 400-IM... USA Zone Select Camp qualifier.
Full name: Emily Suzanne Crowder. Born: September 4, 1992 in The Woodlands, Tex. Parents: William and Linda Crowder of Conroe (six brothers and three sisters). Older brother is a 2010 Rice graduate. Recruited by Dartmouth and TCU. Hobbies include water polo, teaching swim lessons and ultimate Frisbee. Rice College: Sid Richardson.
|500 Freestyle||5:11.60||2010 Phill Hansel Invitational|
|1,000 Freestyle||10:32.52||2011 C-USA Championships|
|1,650 Freestyle||17:28.18||2011 C-USA Championships|
|400 IM||4:45.24||2011 C-USA Championships|
|100 Butterfly||1:03.35||2011 C-USA Championships|
|Sid Richardson College|