2014 Outdoor: Recorded a personal best time of 12.85 in the 100 meters at the Raleigh Relays and finished fourth in her preliminary heat ... Opened the season by finishing third in the 100 meters (12.91) and fourth in the 200 meters with a time of 25.83 at the Philadelphia College Classic ... Led off the 4x100 meter relay at the season-opening meet as Villanova finished second with a time of 49.02 ... Took the second leg of the 4x100 relay at the Raleigh Relays, where the Wildcats also had a time of 49.20 and finished 28th overall.
2014 Indoor: Competed in the preliminary heats of both the 60 meters and the 200 meters at the BIG EAST Championships and finished in 15th place overall in both events ... Registered times of 8.19 in the 60 meters and 26.34 in the 200 meters at the conference meet ... Opened the season by registering a personal best time of 8.17 in the 60 meters at the Jack Pyrah Invitational ... Came in ninth in both that race and the 300 meters (42.67) at the Jack Pyrah meet, as well as running the second leg of the third place 4x400 meter relay which recorded a time of 4:06.68 ... Placed 42nd in the preliminaries of the 60 meters at the Gotham Cup with a time of 8.32 and also led off the 4x400 meter relay in which Villanova finished fifth with a time of 3:59.28 ... Came in 51st in the 60 meters (8.20) and 55th in the 200 meters (26.43) at the Great Dane Classic ... Tied for 20th place in the preliminaries of the 60 meters (8.35) at the Tiger Open and also placed 12th in the 200 meters (26.90) at that meet ... Ran in the College section of the 200 meters at the Armory Collegiate Invitational and came in 47th in the preliminary heats with a time of 26.35.
Amherst Regional High School: School record holder in the 200 meters, the 4x100 meter relay and the 1600 meter sprint medley relay ... Named a first team All-Star by the Daily Hampshire Gazette as a senior and was also chosen as a Western Massachusetts All-Star by the Springfield Republican ... Competed at the Penn Relays in the 4x100 meter relay as well as at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals in the 4x100 meter relay and the 1600 meter sprint medley relay ... Presented with the Pearl E. Keyes Memorial Scholarship and the Charles Abramson Award, both during her senior year ... Achieved Honor Roll status academically all four years ... As a junior received the Brandeis Book Award for Social Action and Civic Engagement ... Presented with both the Prudential Spirit of Community Award and the Northampton Lodgs of Elks Scholarship as a senior ... Earned four Academic Excellence awards between her junior and senior years.
Personal: Born 2/19/95 ... Given name is Emily but goes by Emma ... One of two children of Vincent Biggs and Susan Connell ... Has a brother, Eric ... Has yet to declare a major.
55 Meters 7.75 High School 60 Meters 8.17 2013 Jack Pyrah Invitational 100 Meters 12.59 2014 Delaware Open 200 Meters 25.82 High School