Player Profiles



Leah                               Emaus
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Leah
Emaus
Class: Jr.
Hometown: Webster, N.Y.
Height: 5-8
Sport: Women's Soccer
Position: D/M

Biography

At West Virginia in 2013
  • Academic All-Big 12 Soccer First Team
  • Started all 23 matches at outside back
  • Helped the defense record 10 shutouts on the season, including four straight in postseason play
  • Worked 90-plus minutes in 17 matches
 
At West Virginia in 2012
  • Big 12 All-Newcomer Team
  • Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
  • Started all 20 matches at center back as a true freshman
  • Played 1,890 minutes – second most on the team
  • Helped defense record eight shutouts on the season
  • Scored first career goal in win over High Point
 
In High School
  • Four-year letterwinner at Webster Thomas High
  • TopDrawerSoccer New York Top 20 recruit
  • 2011 first team all-state and New York Player of the Year
  • Led team to 2010 section championship and state runner-up finish
  • Recorded 26 career goals and 29 career assists in varsity action
  • 2011 member of the All-East Regional Team
  • Four-time All-Greater Rochester selection
  • Played club for Empire United Soccer Academy, two-time state cup champions (2008-09)
  • Three-time CASL champions
  • ODP state team member from 2008-2011 and ODP Regional Team member from 2008-11
  • Has traveled to Spain and Russia for international competition (2011-12)
  • National Honor Society member and 2011 Principal’s Award recipient
  • Academic Excellence and Scholar Athlete honoree
  • High Honor Roll and High Honor Roll with Distinction
  • Also a state qualifier on the varsity Nordic ski team
 
Personal
  • Daughter of Joe and Karen Emaus
  • One of four children
  • Mother was a downhill skier
  • Birthday is July 28
  • Majoring in exercise physiology
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
  • Dean’s List
 
Emaus’ Career Numbers
Year    M         MS       S          G         GWG   A          Pts       C/E
2013    23        23        8          0          0          0          0          0/0
2012    20        20        10        1          0          0          2          1/0
Career 43        43        18        1          0          0          2          1/0
 
Emaus’ Single Game Career Highs
Shots   2 (four times); last vs. Rutgers (NCAA Tournament first round), 11/16/13
Shots on Goal 1 (twice); last vs. Oklahoma State, 9/23/12
Goals   1, vs. High Point, 9/16/12
Assists 0
Points  2, vs. High Point, 9/16/12

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