Thirty-two members of Purdue track & field recognized for 3.0+ GPAs.
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The junior's long jump mark is tied for the national lead.
The Boilermakers home meet for this weekend has been cancelled.
The Purdue junior earned her first career conference award.
Four-year participant in track at Ulrich-von-Hutten Oberschule in Berlin, Germany, and Pleasant Plains High School in Pleasant Plains, Ill. from 2007-2008; participated in the German Nationals freshman, junior and senior years; was first team at nationals freshman year, while placing 6th in the heptathlon and ninth at high jump; sophomore year was sixth at high jump and third in the 100m at IHSA; junior year was 14th in the heptathlon; senior year was fourth at the indoor national pentathlon.
Emily Sophia Becker was born in Berlin, Germany, on February 15, 1991; the daughter of Ernst and Margitta Becker; has one brother, Max, and one sister, Ceonie; enjoys taking pictures and track; majoring in graphic design.