NAME: Emily Wright
SCHOOL: Mason High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2011
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: “Scholarship to my dream school Wake Forest University.”
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6’1”-170 lbs.
PARENTS: Dave & Mary-Ann
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: “My dad who taught me to be dedicated in all of my pursuits.”
FUTURE GOAL: Become professional golfer after college
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: This senior golfer for Mason is part of Cincinnati golfing history -- in the summer 2009, at age 16, she was victorious in the Cincinnati Metropolitan Women’s Amateur Championship, becoming the youngest champion in the tournament’s 94-year history. In her high school career, Emily helped lead the Comets to an Ohio state runner-up finish her freshman year, then back-to-back Ohio state team championships her sophomore and junior years. Emily has earned numerous awards, including last year being named Golf Sportswoman of the Year by the local chapter of the Women’s Sports Association. She was also named GMC Player of the Year, Cincinnati Div. I Player of the Year, Southwest Ohio District Player of the Year and 1st team all-state. A super student (4.48 GPA), Emily next year will play golf on scholarship at Wake Forest University. Her favorite athlete and most-like-to-meet is Annika Sorenstam, her favorite book is Duma Key and her favorite movie is Napoleon Dynamite.
COACH’S QUOTE – “There’s no secret to Emily’s accomplishments: she works harder than anyone out there. That, combined with her innate talent, is the formula for her success.” -- Fred Reeder Jr., Golf Coach
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