Newhouse had a tremendous meet at the UAA Championships April 23 and 24 in St. Louis, Mo., setting conference and school records in winning the 400-meter dash in 55.71 seconds. She finished second in the 200 with a time of 25.65
Just the fourth Eagle named Rookie of the Year, Newhouse, who had a 4.0 GPA the first semester, also competed in the 400 relay, running the third leg as the team placed fourth.
Her mother, Zoe Newhouse, teaches at Perry Meridian.
Emory Newhouse (right) took first-place honors in the 400-meter dash at the University Athletic Association’s Championships.