Women's Swimming

 

  Emily Rookwood
Emily Rookwood

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Marblehead, Mass.

High School:
Marblehead

Height:
5-10

Event:
Back

Birthdate:
04/01/1991


General: Ranks third all-time at UMass in the 200 back (2:07.27) and ninth in the 100 back (59.68).

2010-11 (Sophomore):Took 14th in the 200 back (2:07.27) at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/23-26) ... Placed seventh in the 100 back (1:05.31) and eighth in the 100 free (57.80) at Fordham (2/5) ... Took sixth in the 200 back (2:13.64) and eleventh in the 100 back (1:02.03) at the Dartmouth Invitational (1/28-29) ... Placed fourth in the 200 back (2:16.83) and sixth in the 100 back (1:05.00) against Boston College (1/21) ... Grabbed fifth place in the 200 back (2:15.14) and ninth in the 100 back (1:04.34) at the Rhode Island Invitational (1/15) ... Finished sixth in the 50 yard backstroke (29.94) and seventh in both the 25 yard free (12.77) and the 100 back (1:04.45) at Northeastern (12/4) ... Competed in the 200 backstroke with a time of 2:10.40 at the Terrier Invitational (11/21) ... Finished fifth in the 200 back (2:15.28) and eighth in the 100 back (1:03.22) at Binghamton (11/6) ... Placed third in the 200 backstroke (2:17.33) and fourth in the 100 back (1:04.44) at Stony Brook (10/30) ... Was a member of the 3rd place 200 Medley Relay (1:53.23), was fourth in the 100 back (1:02.64), came in third in the 200 back (1:40.43), and was a member of the third place 200 free relay in the win vs. Army (10/23) ... Took sixth in the 100 backstroke (1:03.06) and third in the 200 backstroke (2:16.07) at Boston University (10/16).

2009-10 (Freshman): Finished fifth in the 200 backstroke (2:18.12) and sixth in the 100 backstroke (1:04.79) at Northeastern (12/5) ... Broke into the top-ten all-time at UMass in both the 200 back (2:09.35) and 100 back (59.68), claiming 15th and 23rd respectively at the Terrier Invitational (11/22) ... Notched a second-place finish in the 200 backstroke (2:13.84) while finishing fourth in the 100 backstroke (1:03.29) vs. Stony Brook (10/31) ... Took third-place in the 200 backstroke with a time of 2:16.86 while recording a fourth-place finish in the 100 backstroke (1:03.19) at Army (10/24) ... Finished fifth in the 200 backstroke (2:16.12) in her first collegiate meet against BU (10/17).

Before UMass: Four-year letterwinner at Marblehead High School.

Personal: Emily Marie Rookwood ... Born on April 1, 1991 ... Daughter of John Rookwood and Susan Fagan... Has two siblings, Cooper and Shay Rookwood ... Undeclared major.

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