Sixty-three Wildcats Recognized by the League
UK's 59 honorees is second most among the 14 SEC programs
By Chris Shoals, UK Media Relations
VanLandingham, Gilliland Power UK to 2-1 Win Over EKU; Wildcats outshoot EKU 9-1 in win
2013 (Junior): Academic All-SEC ...Has appeared in 12 matches ... Saw 24 minutes vs. EKU ... Also has appeared off thebench against Utah, Dayton, Georgia, Mississippi State, Tennessee and Vanderbilt ...Earned second-career start against Arkansas in SEC home opener as a forward ...Had a shot off the bench in 32 minutes agaist Georgia ... Played in every SEC matchthis season but one ... Had her first shot on goal of the season in 4-1 win over Tennessee... Started third-career match at Alabama in 4-2 win.
2012 (Sophomore): Academic All-SEC...Appeared in 11 games, including minutes in wins over No. 12 Louisville and No. 13 Florida ... Took three shots in the win over Mississippi State ... Saw action in every SEC game but two.
2011 (Freshman): Academic All-SEC ...Had the assist for UK's third goal vs. EKU ... Played 38 minutes in the Tropical Smoothie Invitational championship game ... Recorded six shots on goal ... Played in every game but two ... Recorded three shots, two of which were on goal vs. Alabama ... Tallied two shots, with one on goal vs. Arkansas ... Played substantial minutes vs. Ole Miss.
Pre-College: 4 year Starting forward for duPont Manual High School ... All-Region team 2008, 2009 and 2010 ... All-District 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 ... All-State Academic 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 ... MVP Award, duPont Manual High School 2010 ... All-Tournament team Lexington Catholic 2007 and 2010 ... Member of the Kentucky ODP state program from 2005-2010 ... Ranked # 75 Nationally in the Top 100 girls for the class of 2011 ... Kentucky Youth Soccer Association "Player of the Year" 2009-2010
Full Name: Emma Bohler Brown
Brown's Q & A
What is your nickname, and why? Lil red, check the hair
What team member is most likely to be a head coach? Ashley VanLandingham
Who is the most famous person you have ever met? Aaron Rodgers
Would you rather win the World Cup or an Olympic gold medal? Olympic gold medal
What is the worst Christmas gift you've ever been given? A meowing cat sweater
What would people be surprised to know about you? I hate chocolate
If you had a horse in the Kentucky Derby, what would you name it? Rack 6
What is your prized possession? My book collection
Why did you choose your jersey number? 17 was the only other number I have ever worn since I've played soccer
Who is the most famous person in your cell phone? Arin Gilliland
What song gets you pumped up for a game? Get one - Skrillex and DJ Epic
Who is the funniest player on the team? Kirsten Robinson
What is your favorite city to visit? Chicago
Who is your favorite American Idol winner? Never watched the show
What is one food you will absolutely not eat? Chocolate
What is your dream job? Plastic Surgeon
Who have you not seen in concert that you want to see in person? Lady Gaga
What's one of your most interesting life stories that sets you apart from everyone else? My great grandfather, head fire chief, started the tradition of volunteer firefighters going out into the community and collecting money on the streets for Crusade for Children for the entire state of Kentucky.