2012-13: Won three events against Vermont (11/3)... Finished first against Holy Cross (10/24) in the 200 yard backstroke...Won the 200 yard IM in 2:16.92 against Vermont (11/3)...Finished in the top-3 in the 200 yard Fly at the ECAC Championships. (12/2)
BEFORE SIENA:Member of the Varsity Swim team at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
PERSONAL:Born March 17, 1994...Daughter of James and Toni...Has a younger sister and younger brother, who was adopted from China...Aspires to be an elementary school teacher...Has lived in Florida, Connecticut, California, Australia, and now New York
KUETERMAN ON CARIDEO:"Emily is extremely versatile, she will be one of our top swimmers this year. I expect her to do great things in the IM and butterfly events. She will definitely be a major factor for our success at the MAAC championships. She has a great work ethic and attitude."
GETTING TO KNOW EMILY CARIDEO
Major: English Education
Twitter Handle: @emilycarideo
What I like most about Siena College: The tight-knit community
Another Siena sport I follow: Baseball and Basketball
Player I most relate to on the team: Lauren Daly, she's my roommate and best friend
Best moment of the previous season: Finishing second at ECAC's
My goal for the upcoming season: To officially break the school record in the 400 I.M.
My biggest fear: frogs
My hobbies are: swimming, running, and hanging with my friends
What is one thing you can't live without: my purple blanket
If I could travel anywhere, I would go: Greece
If I was stuck on a deserted island, the one thing I would bring: Nutella... it cures all.
My biggest fan: Bridget Francis and my parents
My before game/meet routine: Put a white bow in my hair and crack my elbows
Best advice I have ever received: "Right here, right now. God has placed you to do what you do best. Go all the way."- Coach Eric Taylor
Person I look up to the most: My parents
Three words that describe me: Peppy, preppy, Princess.
If I could meet anyone, it would be: Erin Andrews
My dream job: Sports Broadcaster for ESPN
Reality TV show:Geordie Shore
Class at Siena College:Asian American Lit.
Vacation spot:St John, Virgin Islands
Sports Teams:The New York Yankees, the Los Angeles Lakers, and Notre Dame Football
Movie:The Pursuit of Happyness and Saving Private Ryan