Emily Purnell

Basic Information

Name: Emily Purnell

Number: 24

Position: Forward, Midfielder, Defender

Grade: Class of 2018

Field Hockey Experience

Individual Field Hockey Accomplishments & Awards:

2016: Selected Captain for 2017 HS Field Hockey Team

2016: U19 National Festival WC Eagles II Team

2016: Nominated 3rd Team All League

2016: 2nd Place Finish for Pool at NIT

2015: U16 Shooting Stars Tournament

2015: U16 Thanksgiving College Showcase

2015: Player of the Game (Wissahickon HS – 8/31/2015)

2015: Player of the Game (Wissahickon HS – 9/8/2015)

2014-16: Varsity Starter

2012-13: Team Captain/Starter of 7th & 8th Grade Teams (WMS)

2008-14: WRA Field Hockey

Team Field Hockey Accomplishments:

2016: Team Sportsmanship Award

2016: 2nd Place Pool Winner, NIT

2014: WRA Township Champions

School Information

Academic Awards/Honors: Distinguished Honors/Honor Roll (2011-16), Recipient of Spirit Stick, Chosen by 2015 Recipient and given to Lacrosse Athlete who demonstrates overall team spirit and positive attitude (2016), Green Feather Award Camp Matllionequay – selected by camp counselors and awarded to 1 female among all villages in the 8th – 11th grade attendees (2015), Bruce Arnold Memorial Award, Given to top female student athlete of the class chosen by faculty and coaches from Wissahickon Middle School (2014), Humanitarian Award (2013), Student of the Month Award (2012 & 2013), White Feather Award – Camp Matollionequay (2013)

Other Sports Played: Lacrosse

Extracurricular Activities: Key Club, Future Teachers of America, High School age Youth Group (2014-2015), LJ3 Youth Group (2011-14), Women’s Shelter Outreach (2010-14). Manicure Outreach (2013)