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Emmie Bennett
Emmie Bennett

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Carrollton, Texas

High School:
Creekview

Height:
5-6

Position:
D

Experience:
3L


2009 - SENIOR SEASON
Appeared in 16 matches, while making eight starts ... her 16 games played matches her career high from 2007 ... was in the starting lineup in all of Tech's first eight matches ... added her only point off an assist to Dawn Ward against Oklahoma State ... the assist was her first point since her sophomore season in 2007 ... played every minute in four matches ... attempted four shots, with one coming on goal ... first team Academic All-Big 12 selection.

2008 - JUNIOR SEASON
Was one of Tech's top defenders late in the season after overcoming several nagging injuries ... saw action in 14 matches and made starts in Tech's final six matches ... was named the team's most improved player at the postseason banquet ... despite playing at the midfield most of her career, made the move to the backline late in the season ... totaled her lowest offensive numbers of her career due to the position switch ... played a career-high 93 minutes against Baylor ... made her first start of the season the next match against Texas where she played all 90 minutes for the first time since her freshman season ... would also play all 90 minutes in Tech's final five matches ... Academic All-Big 12 first team.

2007 - SOPHOMORE SEASON
Appeared in 16 matches, including 10 starts, in her sophomore season ... finished with two goals, both against Texas State, which matched the team high for a game ... her four points against the Bobcats also matched a team high on the season ... became first Red Raider to have multiple goals since Brittney Harrison did so against Missouri in 2006 ... set new career highs in shots (15) and shots-on-goal (10) ... attempted a season-high three shots against UTSA.

2006 - FRESHMAN SEASON
Started in nine matches ... appeared in 13 matches for the Red Raiders ... took four shots, which was her career high, against Prairie View A&M ... took 10 shots and three shots on goal during her freshman campaign.

CREEKVIEW HIGH SCHOOL
Led her high school team to a 2004 State 5A Championship title and a 2006 UIL 5A State finalist appearance ... named to the 2006 All-Area First Team and UIL State All-Tournament Team ... was the 2005-06 District 10-5A Co-Defensive MVP ... was voted Second Team All-District twice (2002, 2004)...played for the Sting soccer club from 1999 to 2005 ... In 2003, the Sting were the North Texas State Champions, Regional Champions, and National finalists ... played for the Dallas Texans soccer club in 2005-06 ... also competed in track, where she was a 2003 regional qualifier in the 1600m race (5:12 personal best) and the 1600m relay ... was active in the National Honor Society and Senior Executive Committee.

PERSONAL
Born October 11, 1987 to Gene and Pamela Bennett ... volunteered at the Metrocrest Service Center and the St. Paul Medical Hospital ... communication design major.

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