Kansas Jayhawks

Emma Yowell

Height 5'4''
Class Senior
Hometown McPherson, Kansas
High School McPherson HS
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2018-19 (SOPHOMORE)
Commanded the Third Varsity Eight to a fourth-place finish in the petite final at the Cooper Sprints (3/24) with a final time of 7:32.71 … Coxswained the Third Varsity Eight to a third-place grand final finish with a time of 7:12.59 at the Sunshine State Invite (4/6) .. Helped the Third Varsity Eight to a silver medal in the grand finals at the George Mason Invite (4/14) with a final time of 7:00.75 … Commanded the Third Varsity Eight to a victory over Creighton with a time of 6:07.9 … Helped the Third Varsity Eight to a sixth-place finish with a time of 7:16.43 at the Big 12 Championship.

2017-18 (FRESHMAN)
Transitioned from rower to coxswain halfway through the season … Coxed the Fourth Varsity Eight to a third-place finish at the Sunflower Showdown with a time of 7:30.57 … Competed in the Third Novice Eight at the Jayhawk Jamboree.

HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered in basketball at McPherson High School … Class 4A runner-up at state basketball in 2017 … Team captain of the McPherson High School girls basketball team … Two-time Ark Valley Chisholm Trail League Second Team … National Honor Society member.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Tricia and Michael Yowell … Has five sisters: Amelia, Audrey, Grace, Ellen and Claire, and one brother, Graham … Older sister, Audrey, was a member of the Kansas golf team … Plans to major in exercise science.