Emily played basketball in 6th, 7th and 8th grades at HTCS, and started playing golf at age 9, while she was a student here. She graduated from HTCS in 2006. She went on to attend high school at Nolan Catholic. During her high school years, Emily competed on the amateur golf circuit, and had three wins on the Texas Junior Golf Tour. She played in the 2010 German Junior Masters, and won the 2010 Kathy Whitworth Invitational after shooting an opening-round score of 66 (-4). Emily was named Golfweek's Junior Golfer of the Week in the summer of 2010. Emily was recruited by and attended Oklahoma University to play varsity golf; she was named No. 9 in Golfweek's preseason list of the nation's top freshmen in 2010. In her freshman year Emily competed in all 11 of OU's tournaments and recorded three top-20 finishes. She became only the second golfer in OU history to qualify for the U.S. Women's Open while enrolled at OU. She continued her winning tradition through her sophomore year, and was named to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team. She maintained her academic excellence and was again named to the Academic All-Big 12 Team in her Junior and Senior years. By the time Emily graduated, she had participated in 42 of 44 events for OU. She was ranked sixth at OU in career scoring average, fourth in par-or-better rounds (33) and fourth in birdies (296). Emily finished in the top 20 in 31 percent of her career collegiate events. Her best finish was a tie for 2nd at the NCAA Central Regional Tournament in the spring of 2013. Emily turned pro after graduation, and is currently competing on the Symetra Tour, a required precedent to gaining qualification to compete in LPGA. Emily lives here in Colleyville, TX, but travels throughout the country and internationally proving her talent and mastery of this sport.