Emily Crane
Emily  Crane


Troy, Mo.

High School:
Troy Buchanan




Mizzou Places 91 on Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll

The 2015 SEC Spring Honor Roll was announced on Tuesday by the league office


Paige Lowary Selected To 2015 ASA/USA Softball Jr. Women's National Team

LHP earned Freshman All-SEC honors in collegiate debut season


Pair of Tigers Earn NFCA Southeast All-Region Honors

Kelsea Roth and Emily Crane were named to the NFCA All-Southeast Region second team


Crane Earns First Team All-SEC, SEC All-Defensive Honors

Four other Tigers receive SEC recognition.


Sanchez, Roth Home Runs Lift No. 11 Mizzou to 10-9 Victory Over UNI

Amanda Sanchez belted her second career grand slam to help the Tigers complete a comeback win.


Missouri Softball vs. UNI - April 29, 2015

Missouri Softball vs. UNI


Missouri Softball vs. LSU - April 25, 2015

Missouri Softball vs. LSU


Missouri Softball vs. Mississippi State - April 11, 2015

Missouri Softball vs. Mississippi State


Missouri Softball vs. St. Louis - April 1, 2015

Missouri Softball vs. St. Louis


Missouri Softball vs. Auburn - March 29, 2015

Missouri Softball vs. Auburn


• 2014 NFCA All-Southeast Region Second Team
• 2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2013 USA Softball Junior Women's National Team Selection
• 2013 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Crane Sophomore
• Second season as a regular in Mizzou's lineup produced an even higher batting average, hitting .389 (58-for-134) after posting a strong .376 mark as a freshman.
• Earned NFCA All-Southeast Region Second Team recognition for her second Tiger season, her first career honor.
• Shifted to the outfield for her sophomore campaign, making all but two of her 49 starts in right field.
• One of four players in the Tiger lineup to produce double digits in doubles, hitting 10.
• Second-leading stealer on the squad with her 17 stolen bases in 19 attempts.
• Strung a career-best 14-game hitting streak from 2013 through the first three games of the 2014 season.
• Hit her first career grand slam in the five-inning, 8-0 win vs. Lipscomb on Feb. 15 in Waco, Texas, helping set a career-high in RBI (5).
• Career-high two stolen bases in the five-inning, 8-0 win vs. Fordham (Feb. 21) in Cathedral City, Calif.
• Became one of 17 players to have a four-hit game in head coach Ehren Earleywine's tenure at Mizzou with her 4-for-5 batting performance vs. Illinois State (March 1).
• Sustained a left leg injury on the opening play of the 8-6 win vs. No. 13 Georgia (March 28), resulting in an expected 2-3 week absence from the lineup.
• Returned to action for the Ole Miss series sweep (April 18-19), recording two hits and three RBI.
• Homered in a 2-for-3 game vs. No. 6 Alabama (May 1), hitting a two-run shot down the left field line.

Crane Freshman
• Started every game at second base for Mizzou as a freshman, leading the team with a .376 batting average (59-for-157) and tying for the team-lead with 16 doubles.
• .376 average at the plate ranked 11th in the Southeastern Conference in overall games.
• Blasted three home runs in inaugural campaign as a Tiger and totaled 26 RBI.
• Also led Missouri in stolen bases, posting a 13-for-15 steal rate.
• Settled into a groove in the second week of the season, running off three-straight two-hit games, first with the 12-inning, 4-3 win over No. 5 Florida (Feb. 22) in Palm Springs, Calif., followed by the doubleheader at Cal-State Fullerton (Feb. 23).
• The first game of the DH included her first home run of the season, a three-run shot for a season-high three RBI.
• The three-game spree of multi-hit games capped an early eight-game hitting streak for the freshman.
• Batted 4-for-7 in Mizzou's series sweep at Ole Miss (March 15-17), including a 2-for-3 performance with two doubles in the 6-1 win over the Rebels on March 16.
• Hit the three-RBI mark again in the five-inning, 16-0 win over Georgia Tech (March 23), hitting a double to clear loaded bases.
• Crane recorded a perfect 3-for-3 day, her first of two three-hit games, in the first game of the doubleheader at Missouri State (April 3), a five-inning, 12-0 win. She matched the feat in a 3-for-5 performance on April 14 vs. Arkansas, also scoring two runs.
• Rocked her third long ball of the season in the first game of the doubleheader at Western Illinois (May 1), finishing 2-for-5 at the plate with three RBI and three runs, a season-best for runs scored.
• Strung together three consecutive two-hit games to end the Tennessee series (May 5) and into the first two games of the SEC Tournament, Arkansas (May 9) and the Lady Vols again (May 11).
• Matched her season-high in runs scored, three, to cap the series win over No. 2 Tennessee, a six-inning, 12-8 win on May 5.
• Finished the season on an 11-game hitting streak, the longest run of her season.

Troy Buchanan:
• Playing for head coach Lance Richardson, she served as a shortstop and outfielder for Troy Buchanan and capped off her senior year by helping lead the team to the Missouri Class 4A State Championship.
• Was named as a First Team All-State outfielder as a sophomore and junior and earned First Team All-State recognition as an infielder her senior year.
• Earned four First Team All-Conference awards, four First Team All-District awards and four First Team All-Region awards.
• As a senior, was picked as the Missouri Gatorade Player of the Year and was also named St. Louis All-Metro Player of the Year.
• Also played soccer and basketball, earning 11 total letters while at Troy Buchanan.
• Academically, she finished in the top 10-percent of her class and was a member of the National Honor Society.

Club Team: St. Louis Chaos

Chose Mizzou Over: Arkansas, Georgia, Michigan, Northwestern


• Emily Crane was born to Roy Crane and Connie Werkmeister on Feb. 22, 1994 in Lake St. Louis, Mo., and has six siblings.
• Her mother, Connie, graduated from the University of Missouri, as well as her older sister, Elizabeth Utterback (December of 2012).
• Majoring in art.
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