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Emily Duff

Class: Senior
Position: Free, IM
Height: 5-8

Previous School: Clayton HS

Hometown: Clayton, N.C.

2013-14 (Jr.)
• CSCAA Scholar All-American (honorable mention)
• At end of season, was program record holder in 200 back (1:57.52) and 400 IM (4:20.89)
• Medaled twice at conference championship meet, in 200 back and 400 IM
• Earned second place in 200 back at CCSA Championships, swimming program-record and lifetime-best NCAA B cut time of 1:57.52 in A Final
• Set program record of 4:20.89 (lifetime-best) in qualifying for 400 IM A Final at conference meet, before finishing third in 4:21.02
• Swam personal-best 4:53.78 during conference A Final of 500 free, placing fifth overall
• Clocked 1:47.70 during third leg of Liberty's program-record-setting 800 free relay (7:17.75) at CCSA Championships, as the Lady Flames took second place
• Won four individual events during the regular season, including 100 back and 200 back at Davidson Duals

2012-13 (So.)
• CCSA All-Academic honoree
• CSCAA Scholar All-American (honorable mention)
• Held program records in 500 free and 200 back by end of season
• Medaled twice at conference championship meet, in 100 back and 200 back
• Placed second in 200 back at CCSA Championships, in program-record and NCAA B cut time of 1:58.30 (first B cut of career)
• Swam lifetime-best 55.72 in A final of 100 back at conference meet, placing third
• Finished fourth in CCSA 500 free final, in season-best 4:59.16
• Led off Liberty's program-record-setting 400 medley relay and 800 free relay at CCSA Championships
• Won three events against Duquesne (200 free, 200 back, 400 IM) and two at Boston College (200 free, 500 free)
• Posted eight individual event victories in dual meets

2011-12 (Fr.)
• CCSA All-Academic honoree
• By end of freshman season, held program records in 500 free, 1000 free and 200 back
• Earned pair of individual medals at CCSA Championships
• Placed third in 100 back at CCSA meet, swimming a 56.65
• Clocked 2:02.40 in 200 back, good for program record and third place at CCSA Championships
• Swam program-best 4:58.63 in 500 free at conference championship meet, taking ninth place overall
• Anchored Liberty's second-place 800 free relay, which set a program record of 7:30.74 at conference meet
• Set program record in 1000 free at Davidson Duals (Jan. 28), swimming 10:36.29
• Posted nine individual event victories in dual meets

Prep
• Competed for Clayton High School for four seasons, earning team MVP honors each year
• Awarded 2009-10 Scholastic All-America honors by USA Swimming for earning a 3.7 GPA and swimming 4:32.54 for the 400 IM
• Swam at N.C. State Championship Meet four straight years
• Ranked 103rd nationally for 17-year old females in USA Swimming's IM Xtreme Challenge
• Swam at the 2010 Southern Zone Senior Sectionals
• Career-best times entering Liberty: 54.74 (100 free), 1:56.01 (200 free), 5:08.23 (500 free), 10:34.82 (1000 free), 59.32 (100 back), 2:07.62 (200 back) and 4:32.54 (400 IM)
• Also swam for the Marlins of Raleigh
• Named to Principal's List and Honor Roll

Personal
• Daughter of Mark and Marjorie Duff
• Father was a two-time NCAA Division II All-American in diving at Oakland
• Majoring in nursing
• Birthday is Aug. 7

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
500 Free - 4:53.78
100 Back - 55.72
200 Back - 1:57.52
400 IM - 4:20.89

CCSA Individual Medalist Honors (6)
2012 100 Back (3rd)
2012 200 Back (3rd)
2013 100 Back (3rd)
2013 200 Back (2nd)
2014 400 IM (3rd)
2014 200 Back (2nd)