Sweeney nearly qualified for the 2010 U.S. Olympic team as a high school junior, missing the final Olympic berth by just .165 seconds. The person who claimed the final spot? Emily’s older sister, Megan. With Emily cheering her on, Megan finished 22nd in Vancouver.Read More
Getting to know Emily Sweeney
Sweeney is a member of the U.S. Army National Guard.
Her roommate is 2014 Olympic bronze medalist Erin Hamlin.
Her friends and family show their support by wearing winter caps that read “Sween Team.”