High School: Graduated from Haughton High School in 2012 ... Lettered in cross country, track and field and soccer ... Set personal best marks of 1:01 in the 400m, 2:32 in the 800m, 5:42 in the 1,600m, 12:29 in the 3,200m, 20:02 in the three mile run and a height of 5-2 in the high jump ... Set the school record in the two mile run ... Coached by Shane Simms.
Personal: Emily Lantz ... Daughter of Jeff and Margie Lantz ... Born on Oct. 3, 1993 in Bossier City, La. ... Has three older siblings: Brent, Casey and April ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Northwestern State and East Texas Baptist. ... Sister, Casey, ran cross country at East Texas Baptist from 2008-11.