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Emily Bos
Emily Bos

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Holland, Mich.

High School:
Holland

Height:
5-6

Event:
Backstroke

Major:
Exercise Science

2012 U.S. Olympic Trials Qualifier
17-Time All-American
2011, 2012 All-SEC First Team
2011 All-SEC Freshman Team
Three-Time SEC Champion (200 FR, 200 MR, 400 FR)
Auburn Record-Holder (200 MR, 400 FR, 400 MR)
National Swimmer of the Week - 10/27/10

Senior Season (2013-14):
Earned three All-America honors at the 2014 NCAA Championships, including a first-team selection in the 100 back ... Collected two All-America honorable mention selections in the 200 and 400 freestyle relay ... Also competed in the 50 and 100 freestyle at the NCAA Championships ... Finished 8th overall at the NCAA Championships (51.84) in the 100 back with the third-best time in school history... Swam on the 400 freestyle relay team (3:15.26) at NCAA Championships, finishing 10th overall swimming as the anchor ... Helped the Tigers to an 11th-place finish in the 200 freestyle relay at 1:28.72 with a leadoff split of 22.43... Just missed earning All-America honors in the 50 free, taking 17th overall in 22.20, her fastest time of the year ... Finished 26th overall in the 100 free at 48.84 in the prelims ... Helped Auburn to the fastest time of the year in the 200 freestyle relay at the SEC Championships (1:28.63) ... Finished Auburn career with eighth-best time in the 50 free (22.20) and ninth-best time in the 100 free (48.84) ... Time of 1:54.74 in the 200 back is the 10th-fastest swim in school history in the 200 back ... Posted third-fastest time in the 100 fly at the Auburn Invitational (53.40) ... Recorded three NCAA automatic qualifying times in the 200 medley and freestyle relay, along with the 400 freestyler relay ... Also added five individual NCAA 'B' cuts ... At the SEC Championships, touched in at 52..37 to finish fifth overall in the 100 back ...Took 13th overall in the 50 freestyle at 22.54 ... Finished 14th overall at the SEC Championships in the 100 freestyle (49.12), swam personal best of 48.90 in the prelims ... Earned individual wins in the 50 free, 100 free, 100 back and 200 back ... Led the team with five individual wins.

Junior Season (2012-13):
Competed at the 2013 NCAA Championships in three individual events (50 free, 100 free, 100 back) and three relays (400 FR, 200 MR, 400 MR)...Was part of NCAA 'A' cut times prior to championships in all three relays and 'B' cut times in all three individual events...Awarded five All-America honors (50 free, 100 back, 200 MR, 400 MR, 400 FR)...Reached the B-final of the 50 free (22.55), placing 14th...Her time of 22.35 in the 50 free prelims was also a team-best for the year and eighth-best all-time in Auburn history...Clocked a 49.25 in the 100 free, finishing 34th...Reached the B-final of the 100 back (52.49), finishing 16th...100 back prelim time (52.40) was the fastest by a Tiger swimmer during the season and fourth-fastest in Auburn history...Swam second leg of 400 FR that finished 11th overall (third in B-final) with a time of 3:16.54, third-fastest by any Auburn team in the season...Won the 400 MR B-final (3:31.40), finishing ninth overall, swimming a split of 52.74 as the lead leg...Earned highest NCAA relay finish of meet (seventh) in 200 MR with a time of 1:37.17 with a 50 back split time of 24.57...At the SEC Championships, helped clock the fastest Auburn time of year in 200 MR (1:36.26), placing fourth in the event and earning the NCAA 'A' cut time...Reached the B-final of the 50 free, placing 11th overall (22.47), second-fastest time of the year...Earned another top-ten finish with sixth in the 200 FR (1:29.27), the fastest Auburn time of the year and a second NCAA 'A' cut time...Reached A-final in 100 back, finishing with a time of 52.79 to place seventh overall...Helped the 400 MR team to a fourth-place finish at SECs (3:32.44) with a time that was the second-fastest by an AU team during the year...Reached the B-final of the 100 free, placing 11th (48.96), second-fastest time on the team and an NCAA 'B' cut time...Placed fifth in 400 FR (3:15.90), fastest Auburn time of the year...Part of three fastest 400 FR times during season for Auburn...Scored individual event wins in 100 free (50.53)against Notre Dame and 100 back (53.78) against Florida.

Sophomore Season (2011-12)
Competed at 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials in Omaha ... Finished 31st in 100 backstroke prelims (1:02.89) ... 42nd in 50 freestyle (26.00) ... 84th in 100 free (57.30) ... Earned four All-America honors at 2012 NCAA Championships as part of four top-five relay squads and helped set two new Auburn school records ... Had top Auburn times in 100 and 200 backstroke and ranked 16th nationally in 100 back ... Swam third leg in 400 free relay, helping Tigers to runner-up finish and new school-record time (3:11.49) ... Swam leadoff leg of fourth-place 200 medley relay (1:36.15) and fifth-place 400 MR (3:30.38), another new school record ... Had career-best 100 back time on leadoff leg of 400 MR (52.52), the fourth-fastest in Auburn history ... Barely missed finals in 100 backstroke with 52.90 ... Posted season-best mark in 200 back with a 1:55.74, finishing 24th ... Also went a season-best 22.44 in 50 freestyle, finishing 18th; was team's third-best 50 freestyle time and ties for ninth in Auburn history ... Won third SEC title with 200 freestyle relay team (1:28.32) ... Helped 200 medley relay to SEC runner-up finish (1:36.47) ... Advanced to SEC finals in both backstroke events ... Finished 5th in 100 back (53.29) and 6th in 200 back (1:56.13) ... Also scored in 50 freestyle, finishing 10th (22.73) ... Won three individual races during the season ... Won 200 back vs. Arkansas and Texas ... Won 100 back vs. Notre Dame ... Key component in Auburn's relays: of Auburn's 13 relay wins during the year, Bos was part of 10 ... Earned All-SEC First Team honors for second straight year.

Freshman Season (2010-11)
Team's top backstroker as a freshman ... Earned five All-America honors at NCAA Championships in Austin, Texas ... Finished 13th at NCAA Championships in 100 backstroke (52.77) ... Just missed finals of 200 back by .06 seconds with 17th-place prelims finish (1:54.93) ... Helped 400 free relay to runner-up finish and Auburn school record (3:11.70) ... Also helped 200 medley relay team to fourth place (1:36.62) ... Was part of fifth-place 200 free relay team (1:28.43) ... Swam leadoff leg of 11th-place 400 medley relay (3:33.92) ... Earned first SEC title as part of 200 medley relay that set a school record with NCAA `A' cut time of 1:36.11 ... Also won 400 free relay at SEC Championships with a 3:13.03, setting another school record ... Won first career SEC medal with a third-place finish in 100 back (52.79) ... Took sixth place in the 200 back (1:55.99) and ninth in 50 free (22.73) ... Time of 1:54.74 in 200 back at Georgia Invitational ranks seventh all-time at Auburn ... Won seven times in dual meets, sweeping the backstroke events against LSU, Texas and Florida ... Earned her first collegiate win in 200 back against Alabama and helped to a pair of relay wins ... Named Counsilman Hunsaker National Collegiate Swimmer of the Week after winning four races in meet against LSU and Notre Dame (10/22) ... Named SEC Freshman of the Week twice during the season.

High School
A five-star recruit according to Swimming World Magazine ... Competed at the 2010 USA Swimming National Championships and reached the consolation final of the 100 back, taking 14th overall in 1:02.40 ... Finished 38th in the 100 free (57.15), 47th in the 50 free (26.63) and 62nd in the 100 fly (1:02.44) ... Named 2010 Michigan Female Athlete of the Year ... Selected by the National High School Coaches Association as the National High School Swimming Senior of the Year ... A 24-time All-American ... Named to the 2009-10 National Youth Team and the 2007 Junior National Team ... Three-time Swimmer of the Year ... Three-time Michigan state champion in the 100 back, two-time state champion in the 50 free and 2009 state champion in the 100 free ... A 2009 Junior National Championship finalist in the 50m free, 100m back and 100m free.

Personal
Full name is Emily Ann Bos ... Daughter of Jim and Karen Bos ... Has two siblings, Kelsey and Connor ... Kelsey played soccer at Hope College ... Majoring in exercise science.

Bos' Top Times (SCY)
Event Time Date Meet
50 freestyle 22.20 3/20/14 NCAA Championships
100 freestyle 48.84 3/22/14 SEC Championships
200 freestyle 1:50.45 1/14/11 Ralph Crocker Classic
100 backstroke 51.84 3/21/14 NCAA Championships
200 backstroke 1:54.74 12/5/10 Georgia Invitational
100 butterfly 53.40 11/23/13 Auburn Invitational
Bos' Top Times (LCM)
Event Time Year Meet
50 freestyle 25.95 2009 Jr. Nationals
100 freestyle
56.52 2009 Sectionals
200 freestyle
2:03.70 2009 Sectionals
100 backstroke
1:01.38 2009 Sectionals
100 butterfly
1:02.06 2009 Sectionals