Track & Field
Emelle McConney - Track & Field - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • class Senior
  • High school West Bloomfield

High School: Michigan state high jump champion as a senior … Also claimed regional high jump crown in final two seasons … Clinched Oakland County High Jump Championship as junior … Named to 2009 women’s track and field dream team as a senior … Owns school high jump record of 5-8 … Tabbed as team’s MVP in senior year after becoming team’s high point scorer for the season … Track team won regional championships during sophomore and junior seasons … Coached by Lee Averil … Four-year letter winner in track … Played volleyball and basketball all four years with three years on the varsity in each sport … Named senior captain of volleyball and basketball teams … Volleyball MVP as a senior after earning first team All-Area and All-District honors … Attained volleyball All-District First Team and All-Area Second Team honors as a junior … Named to volleyball All-Academic Team in final campaign … Named Female Athlete of the Year as senior … Graduated Summa Cum Laude … Recognized with Michigan Merit Honor, Michigan High School Athletic Association Scholar Athlete Award and Oakland Athletic Association Scholar Athlete Award … Member of National Honor Society and National Society of High School Scholars.

Personal: Full name is Emelle Sharde McConney … Born Dec. 23, 1991 in Pontiac, Michigan … Parents are Edmond and Evelyn Buhler … Has two siblings: sister Elandra and brother Evian … Intended major is pre-pharmacy.

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