Emerald Raney
Emerald Raney


Pinetop, AZ

High School:
Blue Ridge HS



Toreros Close Out Season at OXY

USD recorded four season-bests and eight personal-bests on the day.


Toreros Fly Like The Wind at San Marcos Invitational

Gillian Gorelik clocked a season best time of 10:30.46 in the 3,000 meters.


Torero Spring Fever Hits San Diego's Aztec Invitational

Seven Toreros set or tied personal bests on the day.


Toreros Turn It On at UCSD

Gillian Gorelik led the Toreros with a 4th place finish in the 1500m.


Torero track opens 2013 at Rossi Relays

Lauren Infusino ran USD's top time in the 3000m with a 10:40.39.

Honors & Awards:
• WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll - 2011, 2012 & 2013
• WCC All-Academic - 2012 & 2013

Senior (2012-13): Named WCC All-Academic... Named to the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll with a 3.92 GPA... Clocked her best 5k time of the fall at the Bronco Invite (18:21)... Ran a 22:41 (50th place) at the WCC Championships... Clocked a 22:16 (144th place) at the NCAA Regional Championships... Also competed in the UC Riverside Invitational and Stanford Invite... Ran primarily in the 800m during the spring track season, but also raced in the 1500m and 3k.

Junior (2011-12): Named WCC All-Academic... Clocked her top 6k time of 22:06.1 at the UC Riverside Invitational... Finished in 39th place at the WCC Championships with a time of 22:52.0... Came in at 153rd in the NCAA Western Regional with a time of 22:59.0... In the spring track season, competed in the one mile, 800m, 1000m, 1500m, 4x400 relay and distance medley... Raced primarily in the 800m, where she tallied her best time of the season with a 2:16.96 at the Occidental Invitational... Named to the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll with a 3.92 GPA.

Sophomore (2010-11): Named to the 2010-11 WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll with a 3.91 GPA.

High School: Attended Blue Ridge High School where she earned four varsity letters in cross country.

Personal: Born September 2, 1990 in Flagstaff, Ariz.... Parents are Carmel and David Raney... Chose USD because she always considered herself a beach girl and she wanted to be close to her sister, who attends San Diego State... Is a recipient of the Trustee Scholarship, Helen S. Corcoran Scholarship and Kenneth & Virginia Piper Arizona Scholarship... Earned Dean's List First Honors... Is a pre-med student... Enjoys outdoor activities like cross country skiing, kayaking, snowboarding, horseback riding, among others.

Major: Behavioral Neuroscience

Minor: Chemistry