Emily Susmarski
Emily Susmarski


Lake in the Hills, Ill.

High School:




Redbird Swimmer and Divers Honored at Annual Awards Banquet

The Illinois State swimming and diving hosted their anual awards banquet Sunday, April 7.


Redbirds Finish 2nd, Breaking Fifteen School Records

Illinois State swimming and diving finish in second-place at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships


Redbirds Remain in Second While Breaking MVC Records

Illinois State swimming and diving remain in second place during the Missouri Valley Conference Championships


Redbirds in 2nd Place After First Day at MVC Championships

Redbirds finish first day of competition at MVC Championships in second-place.


Redbirds Finish Zippy Invitational in 3rd

Redbirds finish invite in third-place

2012-13: Received 2012-13 Missouri Valley Honorable mention All-Conference honors ... earned a personal best time in the 1650-yard (17:41.16), 200-yard (1:54.16) and 500-yard freestyle (5:03.25) at the MVC Championships ... participated in the Dennis Stark Relays, the Zippy Invitational and the Butler Invitational ... competed in dual meets against Ball State, Washington (Mo.), Nebraska-Omaha, Illinois, Northern Iowa, Truman State and Evansville.

2011-12: Competed in dual meets against Ball State and UNI ... competed in a double- dual meet against UIC and Valparaiso... did not compete rest of season due to illness.

2010-11: Participated in the Red/White Intrasquad meet, Notre Dame Relays and Zippy Invitational ... competed in dual meets against Evansville, UNI, Illinois, Ball State, Wisconsin-Green Bay and Youngstown State ... recorded a personal-best time in the 50-yard freestyle (25.47) at the Zippy Invitational ... ended the season with personal-best times in the 100-yard freestyle (54.58), 200-yard freestyle (1:54.32) and 500-yard freestyle (5:10.32) at the MVC Championships ... named most improved at the 2010-11 team awards banquet.

2009-10: Recorded a personal-best time of 1:58.43 in the 200-yard freestyle at the MVC Championship preliminaries ... placed second in the 100-yard butterfly (1:09.40) in the Red/White Intrasquad meet ... participated in dual meets against Northern Iowa, Evansville and Iowa State, Ball State, Western, Green Bay and the Ed Kennedy Invitational.

Jacobs HS: Placed in conference in 50- and 100-yard freestyle freshman year ... conference champion in 200-yard freestyle, with a second place finish in the 100-yard freestyle ... earned a place on the Jacobs Wall of Fame and named team MVP sophomore year ... team co-captain, conference champion, team MVP, sectional qualifier and Northwest Herald Swimmer of the Week junior year ... team captain and established personal-best times in 50-,100-, and 200-yard freestyle.

Personal: Born 12-30-90 ... daughter of Frank and Peggie Susmarski ... majoring in middle level education ... hold a GPA of 3.20.

Personal Best: 50-yard freestyle-25.47, 100-yard freestyle-54.31, 200-yard freestyle-1:54.16, 500-yard freestyle-5:03.25, 1000-yard freestyle- 10:40.02.1650-yard freestyle- 17:41.16