Emily Cross

USA Fencing

Cross

Event: Foil
Birthplace: Seattle, Wash.
Current Residence: New York, N.Y.
Height: 5' 5"
Weight: 125 lbs.
Coach: Mikhail Petin
Education: Bachelor's degree in biology from Harvard University
Favorite movieSay Anything
Favorite television showArrested Development
Hobbies: Playing the saxophone and reading
Family: Brother Sam Cross also fenced at Harvard

Honors:

  • Dean's list (2004-2005)
  • Academic All-Ivy (2004-2005, 2005-2006)
  • CoSIDA / ESPN The Magaze Academic All-America third team (2005-2006)


Competition History

2008:

  • Gold - Pan American Championships
  • Silver - Olympic Games (Team)
  • Fifth - Buenos Aires World Cup
  • Fifth - Leipzig World Cup
  • Sixth - Belgrade World Cup
  • Sixth - Las Vegas World Cup
  • Ninth - Shanghai World Cup
  • 10th - Budapest World Cup
  • 10th - Cuba Grand Prix
  • 11th - Tokyo Grand Prix
  • 17th - Olympic Games   

2007:

  • Silver - Buenos Aires World Cup
  • Silver - Leipzig World Cup
  • Bronze - Pan American Championships
  • Fifth - Las Vegas World Cup
  • Fifth - Shanghai World Cup
  • 11th - Marseilles Grand Prix
  • 12th - Cuba Grand Prix
  • 12th - Senior World Championships
2006:
  • Gold - NCAA Championships (Team)
  • Gold - Junior World Championships (Team)
2005:

  • Gold - Junior World Championships
  • Gold - NCAA Championships (Individual)
  • Gold - USA Fencing National Championships (Division I)
  • Gold - USA Fencing National Championships (U19)
  • Gold - North American Cup C (Junior)

2004:
  • Gold - USA Fencing National Championships (U19 Foil)
  • Gold - USA Fencing National Championships (U19 Epee)
  • Gold - North American Cup B (Division I)
  • Silver - North American Cup D (Division I)
  • Sixth - North American Cup F (Division I)

2003:
  • Gold - Cadet World Championships
  • Gold - USA Fencing National Championships (U19)
  • Gold - North American Cup E (U20)
  • Gold - Jesi Junior World Cup
  • Silver - Pan American Games 
  • Bronze - Junior World Championships (Team)
  • Bronze - USA Fencing National Championships (Division I)
  • 16th - Torino World Cup 
2002:
  • Gold - North American Cup E (U20)
  • Silver - Jesi Junior World Cup
  • Seventh - Cadet World Championships 
  • Seventh - North American Cup E (Division I)
2001:
  • Gold - North American Cup B (U17)
  • Bronze - USA Fencing National Championships (Division I)
  • Bronze - Junior Olympic Fencing Championships (U20)
  • Fifth - North American Cup B (U20)
  • Fifth - North American Cup D (Division I)
  • 25th - Senior World Championships 
  • 26th - New York World Cup 
2000:
  • Gold - North American Cup A (U17)
  • 13th - Cadet World Championships