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Leah Emaus

Leah
Emaus
#3D/M


Height: 5-8
Class: Sr.
Hometown: Webster, N.Y.
HS/Last School: Webster Thomas

Bio

2014 (Jr.)
  • Academic All-Big 12 Soccer First Team
  • Saw time at midfield and defense in 21 matches and started two
  • Tallied a career-best 10 points on five goals, also a career high; point total was third highest on team
  • With less than one minute remaining in the first half, tallied game winner in WVU’s 2-0 victory against UNCG on Sept. 7
  • Netted two goals against La Salle on Sept. 10, a single-game career best
  • Put WVU ahead for good with a goal in the 44th minute against TCU in the Big 12 Conference quarterfinal on Nov. 5
2013 (So.)
  • 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
2012 (Fr.)
  • Big 12 All-Newcomer Team
  • Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
  • Started all 20 matches at center back
  • 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 on Sept. 16
High School
  • Four-year letterwinner at Webster Thomas High
  • TopDrawerSoccer.com 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
  • 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
  • President’s List
  • Dean’s List


Stats

SeasonClassGPstartShotsSOGGoalsYellow
Totals 6343341261
2012Fr202010211
2013So22216000
2014Jr212181050


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