Emily Crane 2
Emily Crane


Troy, Mo.

High School:
Troy Buchanan





Two Wins Again for No. 17 Mizzou at the Citrus Classic

Tigers improve to 11-3 with wins over Illinois State (11-10) and Radford (7-1)


Mizzou Surrenders One Run in Doubleheader Sweep

Tigers win two vs. Lake Land College by scores of 5-0 and 10-1


Mizzou Sweeps Fall Double-Header

Tigers continue fall schedule next Friday, Sep. 27


Mizzou Softball Announces Fall Schedule

Tigers play on four consecutive Fridays


2013 Mizzou Softball Season Review

The Tigers (38-14) advanced to the program's sixth-straight NCAA Super Regional


Missouri Softball vs Georgia - March 28, 2014

Missouri vs Georgia


Missouri Softball vs North Dakota State - March 22, 2014

Missouri vs North Dakota State


Missouri Softball vs Oklahoma State - March 22, 2014

Missouri vs Oklahoma State


Missouri Softball vs. Ball State - March 21, 2014

Missouri Softball vs. Ball State


Missouri Softball vs Illinois State - March 19, 2014

Missouri vs Illinois State

Club Team: St. Louis Chaos

Chose Mizzou Over: Arkansas, Georgia, Michigan, Northwestern

2013 (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.
Honors: USA Softball Junior Women's National Team selection.

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.

• 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 graphic design.