Sheila Emms
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Sheila Emms

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Paul, Minn.

High School:
Harding

Height:
5-9

Position:
P

Experience:
3L

2005: Received MVC Commissioner's Academic Award ... named to the 2004-05 Valley Honor Roll ... pitched a total of 7.1 innings in four appearances without recording a decision ... pitched five innings at Cal State-Fullerton (3/5), her longest outing of the season ... AFNI Honor Roll member.

2004: Named to the Western Kentucky Hilltopper Spring Classic All-Tournament Team after tossing the first one-hitter of her collegiate career in a 5-0 win against the host team (3/6) ... stopped the bleeding against Drake by tossing 7.1 innings of scoreless relief in the Redbirds' 13-7 come-from-behind win ... earned the start in ISU's season opener ... AFNI Honor Roll member.

2003: In 43.1 innings she fanned 37 batters while allowing just 30 hits and recording one shutout ... earned her first collegiate start against No. 13 Arizona State ... one of four Redbirds to receive the conference's Commissioner Award, awarded to athletes who achieve a 3.5 GPA or better ... earned an NFCA Academic Award ... AFNI Honor Roll member.

At Harding: All-state selection as a junior and senior and an honorable mention all-state pick as a sophomore ... as a senior broke the Minnesota high school record for strikeouts in a season with 333 in 27 games ... team MVP 2000-02 ... all-conference selection as a sophomore, junior and senior with honorable mention accolades her freshman year ... all-region pick 2000-02 ... all-metro second team pick as a junior and a first team pick as a senior ...WCCO Radio Excel award winner for athletics, arts, academics and leadership ... member of the all-state academic team as a senior ... received the Presidential Academic Award ... National Honor Society member ... three-sport athlete (softball, volleyball and basketball).

Personal
Born: Nov. 30, 1983 ... Parents: Greg and Mary Emms ... Siblings: Valerie Habinger (28), Melissa Cole (27), Kevin (23) and Michael (19) ... Major: Exercise Science.