Emily Mayo
Emily  Mayo

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Centennial, Colo.

High School:
Arapahoe

Height:
5-7

Event:
Free

Birthdate:
11/04/1994


02/26/2015

Sixteen Wildcats Named to All-BIG EAST Swim Team

Kaisla Kollanus, the BIG EAST Women's Most Outstanding Swimmer, leads way for Wildcats with seven top-three finishes

12/09/2014

Mayo Named BIG EAST Swimmer of the Week for Second Time

Mayo wins second-straight conference award

11/26/2014

Mayo Named BIG EAST Women's Swimmer of the Week

Mayo honored by conference; fourth Wildcat of season

02/27/2014

Eighteen Wildcats Named to 2014 All-BIG EAST Team

Kollanus, Jurek each earned seven top-3 finishes at conference championships

02/21/2014

Smith Breaks 25-Year-Old Record on Day Three of BIG EAST Championships

Women continue to build first-place lead

Top Times:
50 Freestyle -- 25.37 (2014, Pittsburgh)
100 Freestyle -- 52.68 (2014, Hokie Invite)
200 Freestyle -- 1:48.26 (2015 BIG EAST Championships)
500 Freestyle -- 4:45.85 (2015 BIG EAST Championships)
1000 Freestyle -- 10:06.36 (2015 BIG EAST Championships)
1650 Freestyle -- 16:24.78 (2015 BIG EAST Championships)

2015-16: Named to the 2016 All-BIG EAST Team with top-three finishes in all four of her events at the BIG EAST Championships ... Won the 500 (4:46.37) and 1650 (16:35.38) freestyle events at the conference championships while also finishing second in the 200 freestyle (1:48.75)...Swam a leg in the first-place 800 freestyle relay (7:14.18) finish at the BIG EAST Championships ... Owned the team's top times for the season in the 500 freestyle (4:46.37). 

2014-15: Named to the 2015 All-BIG EAST Team with top-three finishes in all four of her events at the BIG EAST Championships ... Won the 500 (4:45.85) and 1650 (16:24.78) freestyle events at the conference championships while also finishing second in the 300 freestyle (1:48.26) ... Swam a leg in the first-place 800 freestyle relay (7:18.18) finish at the BIG EAST Championships ... Owned the team's top times for the season in the 500 freestyle (4:45.85), 1000 freestyle (10.06.36) and 1650 freestyle (16:24.78) ... Twice named the BIG EAST Women's Swimming and Diving Athlete of the Week on Nov. 26, 2014 and Dec. 9, 2014 ... Swam in all 11 meets on the year ... Competed at the Winter National Championships in Greensboro, N.C. in December 2014 ... Primarily swam the 500 and 1000 freestyle while also swimming in the 1650 freestyle ... Swam in 35 events on the year with nine first-place victories, nine second-place marks and six third-place finishes.

2013-14: Named to the All-BIG EAST Team ... Competed in three events at the BIG EAST Championship; finished second in the 200 freestyle (1:50.24), 500 freestyle (4:51.72) and 1650 freestyle (16:43.13) in Swell, N.J. to help the Villanova women's swimming team win 14 out of 18 events to capture its first BIG EAST Championship since 1996 ... Finished second in the 500 freestyle (5:04.77), second in the 1000 freestyle (10:15.23) and swam a leg in the second-place 400 freestyle relay (3:41.77) finish at Pittsburgh ... Won the 500 freestyle (5:07.07), placed second in the 200 freestyle (1:56.16) and third in the 50 freestyle (25.98) at home against Providence ... Won the 500 freestyle (5:08.66), placed third in the 400 IM (4:50.46) and fourth in the 1000 freestyle (10:23.76) at home versus Penn State ... Placed second in the 500 freestyle (5:08.26), third in the 1000 freestyle (10:30.79) and swam a leg in the second-place 200 freestyle relay (1:43.36) finish at NC State ... Earned third in the 500 freestyle (4:51.71), fifth in the 200 freestyle (1:50.74), fifth in the 1650 freestyle (16:55.90) and swam a leg in the third-place 800 freestyle relay (7:28.02) finish at the Princeton Invitation against Brown, Columbia, Dartmouth, Rider, Yale and Princeton ... Placed fourth in the 500 freestyle (4:59.35) and swam legs in the first-place 800 freestyle relay (7:31.03) and second-place 400 freestyle relay (3:29.81) finishes at the Frank Elm Invitation against Army, Drexel, Wagner, West Chester and host school, Rutgers ... Finished second in the 500 freestyle (5:04.13), fourth in 1000 freestyle (10:37.24), fourth in 200 backstroke (2:11.25) and fifth in the 200 freestyle (1:54.88) in the Rutgers Quad Meet against Georgetown, Seton Hall and Rutgers ... Won the 500 freestyle (5:04.61) and 1000 freestyle (10:27.29) events, placed third in the 200 freestyle (1:54.41) and swam a leg in the third-place 400 freestyle relay (3:37.37) finish at Connecticut ... Finished second in the 500 freestyle (5:00.92) and third in the 1000 freestyle (10:18.34) at the WVU Invite against Cincinnati, James Madison and West Virginia ... Won the 1000 freestyle (10:18.87) and the 500 freestyle (5:04.35) in Villanova's victory at La Salle for her first collegiate meet.

Arapahoe: Earned four varsity letters in swimming ... five-time All-American ... Hoyt Brawner Award recipient ... holds four school records ... 2013 Academic All-American ... three-time Scholastic All-American.

Personal: Born Nov. 4, 1994 in Houston, Texas ... parents are Ron and Karen Mayo ... one brother, Zach ... father played rugby at Texas A&M, mother was a cheerleader at Ohio and brother played soccer at Rose Hulman Institute of Technology ... enrolled in the Villanova School of Business.

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