Emma Niemi
Emma Niemi
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cumming, Ga.
High School: West Forsyth
Major: Athletic Training

2015-2016:

 - Went 13-5 in singles

 - 5-2 in PBC play

 - Ended season on a 7-3 run

 - Partnered with Hannah Serdinia in doubles, going 12-7 overall

 - 5-1 in doubles PBC play

 - PBC All-Academic Team

 - Bronze Scholar

2014-15: 

 -Went 3-4 in fall ’14 singles

-Went 2-2 in doubles in fall ‘14

-Posted an 8-4 singles mark in the spring, including 6-2 against PBC schools

-Played primarily at fifth singles, going 7-3

-Went 6-4 in doubles play, including 5-4 with Macy Polk in the third slot

-Owned a 4-2 doubles mark in the conference

-PBC Presidential Scholar.

High School:

-Played at West Forsyth High School in Cumming, Ga

-Played under coach James Hallewell

-Student Athlete of the Month

-Scholar Athlete of the Month

Personal:

-Born March 13

-Daughter of Cathy and Stephen Niemi

-Majoring in Athletic Training

-Lists her favorite athlete as Rafael Nadal

-Chose Georgia College because she loved the size of the school and everyone was very nice when she visited and it seemed like the perfect fit

-Her biggest sports thrill is winning a tight match, like in a tiebreaker

-Listens to music to pump herself up before every match

-Has to have her hair out of her face while serving

-Spiders and cockroaches scare her the most

-Favorite song is Shut Up and Dance

-Favorite movie is Bridesmaids

-Favorite TV show is New Girl

-Lives by the motto "Don't sweat the small stuff." 

 

Year Singles Doubles Total
Fall 2014 3-4 2-2 5-6
Spring 2015 8-4 6-4 14-8
Fall2015 2-1 3-0 5-1
Spring 2016 13-5 13-9 26-14

26-14 24-15 50-29