Emma Murillo
Emma Murillo
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kennewick, Wash.
High School: Southridge HS '10
Position: Throws
Experience: 3L*


Indoor Best at EWU

Weight Throw
59-1 1/4
Outdoor Best at EWU

Javelin 146-4 • Discus 149-6 • Hammer Throw 180-5

All-Big Sky Accolades: 2013 Outdoor: Hammer Throw, 3rd 2013 Indoor: Weight Throw, 3rd.

2012-13: Indoor: Murillo had a personal-best throw of 58-8 1/2 in the weight throw at the BSC Indoor Championships, placing her third and also ranking her third in school-history. Her previous season best was 53-6 at the UW Husky Classic. Outdoor: At the BSC Outdoor Championships, Murillo fired off a personal-best throw of 180-5 in the hammer to place third and rank fourth all-time at Eastern. She placed eighth in the javelin with a personal best of 146-4, a mark that ranks 10th in school history. Murillo also had a personal best throw of 149-6 in the discus at the UNLV Randall Cunningham Invitational, good for a second-place finish.

2011-12: Indoor: Murillo placed ninth in the weight throw at the BSC Indoor Championships with a throw of 52-0. Her personal best of 52-7 1/4 came at the UW Husky Classic, where she placed 29th overall. That mark also put her tenth all-time at Eastern.  She also threw the discus at the Idaho Vandal Collegiate, placing fourth with a throw of 134-2. Murillo was selected to the winter Big Sky All-Academic team. Outdoor: Redshirted.

2010-11: Indoor: Redshirted. Outdoor: Her season best of 145-5 in the discus came at the BSC Outdoor Championships where she placed fifth. She threw 126-5 in the javelin at the championships to place 10th. Her personal best of 144-6 1/4 in the javelin at the WAR 4 earned her the tenth spot on Eastern’s all-time list. She moved on to the NCAA D1 West Preliminary Round in the javelin, where she had a throw of 131-3 to place 39th overall. She was selected to the spring Big Sky All-Academic team and the USTFCCCA All-Academic team. Murillo competed at the USATF Junior Nationals in the javelin, getting off a throw of 150-8 to place fifth and earn USATF Junior All-America Honors.

High School: Competing for Southridge High School, Murillo placed fifth in the javelin at the State 4A Championships, throwing 123-6. She also placed eighth at state in the shot put with a toss of 38-2 1/4. Her best mark in the javelin was 136-10, which she achieved at the CBBN/GSL 4A/3A Regional Track and Field Championships her senior season. Her best mark in the shot put was 38-10, which she threw in a four-way dual meet against Eastmont, West Valley-Yakima and Chiawana, taking first. Her best throw of 121-8 in the discus came during her junior year at the CBBN 4A District Meet, placing second.

Personal: Spanish Education major. Born 7/15/92 in Kennewick, Wash. Her parents are Jaun and Diana Murillo.

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