Emily Pendleton
Emily Pendleton

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Lindsey, Ohio

High School:
Woodmore

Event:
Throws

Elig. (In/Out):
SR/SR


06/21/2012

2012 Michigan Women's Track & Field Roster

2012 Michigan Women's Track & Field Roster

06/07/2012

Smith Earns Second Team All-America in 1,500m Run at NCAA Outdoors

Smith Claims All-America in Women's 1,500m Run at NCAA Outdoors

06/06/2012

Tobel, Pendleton Claim Second Team All-America at NCAA Outdoors

Women's Field Athletes Tobel, Pendleton Earn All-America at NCAAs

06/04/2012

Weekly #20: Pendleton, Smith, Tobel Set for NCAA Championships

Trio Set for NCAA Women's Track & Field Championships

05/30/2012

Kovacs, Boylan Collect U-M's Big Ten Sportsmanship Awards

Kovacs, Boylan Collect U-M's Big Ten Sportsmanship Awards

At Michigan ... Team Captain (2013) ... Two-time Big Ten discus champion (2008, 2009) ... Two-time All-Big Ten first team (2008, 2009) ... Two-time All-Big Ten Second Team (2010, 2012) ... Second Team All-American (2012 Outdoor) ... NCAA East Region discus champion (2012) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award winner (2010).

RS Senior (2012) ... Team Captain ...Second Team All-American (outdoor) ... Second Team All-Big Ten (outdoor) ... Michigan's Big Ten Sportsmanship honoree (indoor and outdoor).

Outdoor
At the NCAA Outdoor Championships (June 6-9), finished 12th in the discus (52.79 meters, 173-2), earning Second Team All-America honors ... At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 24-26), won the discus (55.08 meters, 180-8) and finished 14th in the hammer throw (56.86 meters, 185-11) and 33rd in the shot put (14.54 meters, 47-8.50) ... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 11-13), finished second in the discus (54.86 meters, 180-0) to earn Second Team All-Big Ten honors, and also took eighth in the hammer throw (57.09 meters, 187-4) and seventh in the shot put (15.5 meters, 50-10 1/4) ... Won the discus (52.61 meters, 172-07) and placed fifth in the hammer throw (52.12 meters, 171) at the Len Paddock Invitational (May 3-4) ... At the Drake Relays (April 27-28), placed ninth in the hammer throw (55.49 meters, 182-1), 10th in the shot put (15.65 meters, 51-4 1/4) and fifth in the discus (52.86 meters, 173-5) ... Competed in the Grand Valley State Al Owens Classic (April 21-22), placing second in the discus (53.53 meters, 175-7 1/2) and fourth in the hammer throw (53.94 meters, 176-11 3/4) ... Placed third in the hammer throw (54.22 meters, 177-11), fifth in the shot put (14.89 meters, 48-10 1/4), and fourth in the invitational section of the discus (53.24 meters, 174-8) at the Sea Ray Relays (April 12-14) ... At the Stanford Invitational (April 6-7), finished fifth in the invitational section of the hammer throw (54.39 meters, 178-5), third in the invitational section of the shot put (15.51 meters, 50-10 3/4), and second in the invitational section of the discus (54.66 meters, 179-4) -- named Big Ten Field Athlete of the Week for her performance on April 11 ... Finished sixth in the hammer throw (56.97 meters, 186-11), won the shot put (15.33 meters, 50-3 1/2) and finished second in the discus (52.52 meters, 172-4) at the USC Trojan Invitational (March 23-24).

Indoor
At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb.24), placed eighth in the shot put (15.24 meters, 50-0) and 24th in the weight throw (16.93 meters, 55-6 1/2) ... Finished third in the shot put (15.28 meters, 50-1 3/4) and fourth in the weight throw (17.12 meters, 56-2) at the Nebraska Mark Colligan Memorial (Jan. 28) ... Won the shot put (15.28 meters, 50-1 3/4) and weight throw (17.99 meters, 59-0) at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 21) ... At "The Dual" vs. Ohio State (Jan. 14), placed third in the weight throw )17.28 meters, 56-08) and won the shot put (15.4 meters, 50-06 1/4) ... Finished runner up in the shot put (14.75 meters, 48-4 3/4) and weight throw (16.78 meters, 55-0 3/4) at the Michigan Open (Jan. 7).

Senior (2011)
Outdoor
Competed unattached.

Indoor
Competed unattached at the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 19), winning the shot put (15.30 meters, 50-2 1/2) and placed second in the weight throw (17.09 meters, 56-1) ... Competed unattached in the weight throw at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 22), recording a throw of 17.72 meters.

Junior (2010) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award
Outdoor
Finished 10th in the discus throw (50.51m) at the NCAA Championships (June 9) ... Advanced to NCAA Championships in the discus after a throw of 54.48 meters at the NCAA East Preliminary Round (May 26) ... Finished runner-up in the discus (54.57m) and hammer throw (55.86m) while placing seventh in the shot put (14.40m) at the Big Ten Championships (May 14-16) ... Won the discus (51.46m, 168-10) at the EMU Invitational (April 17) ... At the Johnson/Joyner Invitational (April 8-10), won the discus (53.26m) and shot put (14.10m) while placing second in the hammer throw (52.32m) ... Won the discus (52.96m) at the Stanford Invitational (March 27) ... Won the discus (53.98m) and threw a personal-best 53.16 meters in the hammer throw at the Bulls Invitational (March 19).

Indoor
Finished ninth in the shot put (14.48 meters, 47-06.25) and 18th in the weight throw (16.52 meters, 54-02.50) at the Big Ten Championships ... Threw a season-best 17.08 meters in the weight throw at the Akron Opener (Jan. 8).

Sophomore (2009)
Outdoor
All-Big Ten First Team...Earned ninth-place in the discus throw at NCAA Championships with a top throw of 160-11 (49.06m) (June 13)...Had a career-best throw of 180-8 (55.06m) in the discus at the NCAA Mideast Regional (May 29), automatically qualifying for the NCAA Championships ... Won the conference championship in the discus (170-2, 51.88m) at the Big Ten Championships (May 17)...Took 13th in the shot put (42-6 3/4, 12.97m) in the Big Ten Championships (May 16)...Finished sixth in the hammer throw (169-6, 51.67m) at Big Ten Championships (May 15) ... Won the discus at the Len Paddock Invitational (May 9) with a top throw of 178-2...Took ninth in the hammer throw at the Len Paddock Invitational (May 8) with a throw of 159-7...Finished third in the discus at the Jesse Owens Classic (May 2) with a top mark of 179-4...Won the discus throw at the Drake Relays (April 24) with a best throw of 179.3 ...At the Mt. SAC Relays, finished sixth in the discus with a career-best and NCAA regional mark of 172-11, came in 21st in the shot put (42-5 1/2), and took 19th in the hammer throw (159-9) (April 18) ... At the Yellow Jacket Invitational, placed eighth in the hammer throw (164-04) (April 3) ... Finished third in the hammer throw (161-8), fifth in the shot put (42-8 3/4), and first in the discus throw (170-04) at the Spring Break Collegiate Invitational (March 21)

Indoor
At the Big Ten Championships, placed eighth in the shot put (13.94m) and ninth in the weight throw (16.60m) (March 1) ... At the Tyson Invitational, came in sixth in the weight throw (17.31m) and 12th in the shot put (13.42m) (Feb. 14) ... Finished fourth in the weight throw (15.58m) and fourth in the shot put (13.09m) at the Michigan Intercollegiate (Jan. 31) ... At the Red Simmons/Jack Harvey Invitational, took fourth in the shot put (43-10 1/2) and fifth in the weight throw (53-2 1/4) (Jan. 24) ... Placed second in the shot put (14.50m) and seventh in the weight throw (16.36m) at the Indiana Invitational (Jan. 17) ... At the Akron Quad, took third in the shot put (48-3 1/4) and fourth in the weight throw (51-5 1/2) (Jan. 9).

Freshman (2008)
Outdoor
At the Big Ten Championships, came in eighth in the hammer throw (168-0) and won the discus throw (171-5) ... At the Len Paddock Invite, threw the discus 168-10 for third place and a regional mark (May 10) ... At the Jesse Owens Classic, came in second in the discus with an NCAA regional mark of 171-7 and had a hammer throw of 154-09 (May 2) ... At the Drake Relays, came in fourth in the discus (161-5) and earned an NCAA regional mark (April 26) ... At the Central Collegiates, came in third in the discus (144-9) also threw the hammer (154-1) (April 19) ... At the Sun Angel Classic, came in sixth place in the discus with an NCAA regional qualifying mark (163-6) and threw the shot put (43-5) (April 11) ... At the FSU Relays, came in second in the hammer throw (161-2), sixth in the shot put (43-0 1/4), and earned an NCAA Regional qualifying mark with first place in the discus with a throw of 176-0 (March 27-29)

Indoor
At the Silverston Invite, had a weight throw of 50-7 1/4 for fourth place (Feb. 23) ... At the Tyson Invitational, had a shot put distance of 44-0-1/2 and a weight throw of 50-0 (Feb. 15-16) ... Threw the shot put 41-9 1/4 at the Meyo Invite (Feb. 9) ... Placed first at the Michigan Intercollegiates in the shot put with a 48-3 1/4 and had a weight throw distance of 50-7 1/2 (Feb. 2) ... Came in fifth place in the weight throw with a distance of 50-2 3/4 at the Simmons/Harvey Invitational (Jan. 26) ... Came in eighth place in the shot put with a 47-8 1/2 and placed second in the shot put with a throw of 45-3 3/4 at the Akron Quad (Jan. 18) ... At the Kentucky Invitational, had a 14th place weight throw distance of 47-04, a second place discus throw of 164-00 and a fifth-place shot put of 47-4 (Jan. 11-12).

Prep ... Woodmore (2007) ... National Honors Society ... Varsity Track and volleyball (2003-07) ... Honorable mention league in volleyball (2004-06) ... State, league, district and regional champion in the discus (2007) ... Nike National champ in the discus (2007) ... District and League champion in the shot put (2007) ... Second place in the state in the shot put (2007) ... Nike National Champ in the discus (2006) ... State, district, regional, league champion in the discus (2006) ... Fourth place in the state in the shot put (2006) ... State, district, regional, league champion in the discus throw (2005) ... League shot put champion (2005) ... State, league, district and regional champion in the discus (2004).

National/International ... Furthest throw in the discus in the nation 183'3" (2006-07) ... World Junior Pan-American Team Champion in the discus (2007) ... Junior Nationals champion in the discus (2006-07) ... Qualified for World Junior Team in the discus (2006) ... Junior Olympic National Champion in the discus (2006) ... Junior Olympic National Champion Intermediate (2005).

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Majoring in program in the environment ... Sister, Erin, is also a thrower on the U-M track and field team.

Personal Bests

Event Mark Date
Shot Put (I) 15.40m (50-6 1/4) 1-14-12
Weight Throw (I) 17.99m (59-0 1/4) 1-21-12
Shot Put (O) 15.70m (51-6 1/4) 4-16-11
Discus (O) 55.85m 2007
Hammer Throw (O) 57.09m (187-4) 5-11-12