Emily Chen
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Emily  Chen

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Saratoga, Calif.

High School:
Saratoga HS '17

Height:
5-3

Position:
M

Major:
Biomedical Engineering


10/20/2017

UC Davis drops overtime heartbreaker in Berkeley, 3-2

The Aggies forced overtime against the Golden Bears during Friday night's contest with senior Briana Sooy scoring her first goal of the season and freshman Emily Chen notching her first career goal as an Aggie.



SARATOGA HS '17:
 Four year field hockey letter winner and staple in the midfield... Her sophomore year, Chen was named Defensive MVP of the varsity team, All-Santa Clara Valley Athletic League Second Team and All-Central Coast Section Second Team... During her junior season, was named to the All-Santa Clara Valley Athletic League First Team, All-Mercury News First Team and the Central Coast Section Championship Team... Closed out her high school career by being selected all-league first team and All-Mercury News First Team for the second straight year... Was also awarded Most Inspirational Varsity Field Hockey Player and the Captain Award... led her team to second in the league and section semifinals her junior and senior year... A three-sport junior varsity athlete her freshman and sophomore years, playing soccer and lacrosse on top of field hockey... Four year soccer letter winner and was given the Captains Award for varsity soccer her senior year.... Academically, was a five-time Scholar of Distinction... Named to the 2017 Keith Waldman -- Optimal Performance Associates/NFHCA High School National Academic Squad... Additional academic accolades in 2017 include CIF Scholar-Athlete of the Year nominee, President' Education Award, Saratoga High School High Honors Award and AP Scholar with Honor.

PERSONAL: Born in Mountain View, Calif. ... Parents are Steven and Allison Chen... Her two siblings are Andrew and Caroline... Previously played four years with the Saratoga Impact Field Hockey Club Team which won second place in the 2017 Cal Cup's Women U19 Division.