Dara Liss
Dara Liss
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wyncote, PA
High School: Cheltenham
Position: Jumps
Major: Business & Arabic
Parents: Don & Barbara

Career Best Marks (Indoor):

3.15m Pole Vault 2/28/2015 UAA Championships
9.79m Triple Jump 2/28/2015 UAA Championships

Career Best Marks (Outdoor):

3.15m Pole Vault 4/10/2015 Catamont Classic
9.79m Triple Jump 4/17/2015 Mountain Laurel Invitational

Prior to Emory:

Was a four-year member of the Cheltenham High School track and field team, serving as a team captain during her senior year... Was third team all-district and second team all-league in the pole vault in both 2013 and 2014... Second place in the pole vault at the Indoor DVGTCA Meet of Champions... Helped her team to the indoor state championship in 2014 and to a second-place finish at the outdoor state championships in 2014... Recorded career-best marks of 3.43 meters in the pole vault, 10.13 meters in the triple jump, 17.38 seconds in the 100-meter hurdles and 50.8 seconds in the 300-meter hurdles... Coached by Kelley Jensen and Adam Syty... Also played field hockey in high school.


Daughter of Don and Barbara Liss...Born January 10th... Was a National Merit Scholar and an AP Scholar with Distinction in High School.

Why she chose Emory?

"I chose Emory because it is a great school with a good business program and it allowed me the ability to run track."