Forty Vanderbilt student-athletes recognized.
Brandon Barden (Football) and Emily Grant (Women's Soccer)
Commodores tie game twice before succumbing to Wildcats
Grant, Lillie, Lohmuller and West to be honored pre-game.
Senior Night for Vanderbilt will be this Friday at 7 p.m. CT vs. Kentucky
2010 (Junior): Played in 10 games in the Commodore midfield, taking a pair of shots... Saw a season-high 57 minutes in 5-1 win over UAB... Lone shot on goal of the year came against Tennessee Tech.
As a sophomore (2009): Played in all 20 games with six starts, including the last five of the season ... Scored game-winning goal in overtime win against Alabama (10/18) ... Vanderbilt went 4-1 in the last five games she started ... Had three shots on goal and nine total on the season, including two each against Tennessee Martin (9/18) and Ole Miss (10/25).
As a freshman (2008): Played in 17 games with eight starts including the last five games of the year ... Had assists against Middle Tennessee (8/29), East Tennessee State (9/5) and Tennessee Tech (9/7) ... Finished with six shots on the year, including a career best three in her first collegiate game against Belmont (8/24) ... featured in a TV interview segment during Auburn match labeled "Power in Pink" to promote breast cancer awareness. Her mother, Rose, is a breast cancer survivor.
High school/club: Helped Tuscarora HS Titans earn two consecutive State Championships (2004-2005)... Regional Finalists in 2006... Earned individual 2nd team All-Conference and All-Area in 2005... 1st team All-Conference, All-Area, and All-State in 2006... Played for RFC United club team that was a state finalist in 2006 and a 2005-07 State Cup semi-finalists... Team Captain in 2007 and 2008.
Personal: Emily Rose Grant... Born 1/3/90... Parents are Jim and Rose Grant... Has two brothers, Jimmy and Ryan... Undecided on a major... Played varsity tennis... National High School Distinguished Scholar (2004-2006)... One ambition is to be a forensic scientist.