25 Emily Merkel
25 Emily Merkel
Height: 5-8
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: Ursuline Academy
Position: M
Team: Texas XL

High School: Led Ursuline Academy to an appearance in the Texas State Championship game, a 20-2 record and two undefeated regular seasons in 2013 and 2012 • 2012 Halloween Tournament Champions • 2011 Aggieland Classic Runner-Up • Ranked No. 8 in the Southern Region in the US Lacrosse Regional Top 10 List • Most Improved Player on Offense • All-Academic Team • Twice earned the Spirit of Lacrosse Award • All-District/All-Star, All-State, and named the North Texas Classic Most Valuable Player • Lettered in lacrosse three years and was a two year Team Captain • Honor Roll • Member of the National Honor Society • Fitness Academic Award • English Academic Award recipient • Honorable Mention in Art, Honor Council Member • National Charity League Officer • Served as the Vice President of the Invisible Children Club • Ursuline Student Ambassador

Personal: Daughter of Tom and Sue • Has three siblings: Maddie, Jimmy and Joey • Exploratory major

Club Team: Texas XL