Freshmen and first-year transfers eligible for recognition
• 2015 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Was a three-time all-league selection at Chino Hills High School... Was a three-year captain and three-year starter... Chino Hills won a pair of Sierra League championships. The Huskies also reached the CIF semifinals her sophomore year and the quarterfinals her junior season... This past March, Chino Hills advanced to the CIF-State Division I Southern California Regional final... Five of Sanchez's high school teammates will be playing Division I soccer this fall... Named a scholar athlete twice and received the coach's award in 2014... Graduated in the top five percent of her class and maintained a 4.2 GPA... On the club circuit, she played for Legends FC, which won the National League championship in 2011-12, was a finalist for the National Cup in 2013 and captured the Surf Cup championship in 2013.
PERSONAL: Emily Sanchez... Born July 18, 1996 in Chino, Calif. ... Daughter of Eric and Gwen Sanchez... Has two sisters, Gabi (25) and Tina (20)... Tina plays soccer at the University of Louisiana-Lafayette... Undeclared on major.