8 - Emily Kuo
Emily Kuo
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: Univ. of Chicago Laboratory
Position: F

2009: NEWMAC First Team All-Conference … Played in 20 games, started 6 … Deadly attacker with super speed on the ball and the ability to create scoring chances from all over the field … Led the team in every offensive category and set an MIT rookie scoring record with 12 goals and six assists for 30 points … 12 goals is the eighth best in a single season in MIT history … Took 68 shots and had three game-winning goals … Third in the conference in overall points, third in goals, fourth in assists … Record first collegiate hat trick against Coast Guard on Oct. 13, 2009 … Named NEWMAC Player of the Week … Team Rookie of the Year.

Personal: Majoring in possibly Computer Science and Electrical Engineering ... Daughter of Wen-Liang Kuo and Pei-Chien Lin ... Has a brother John ... Other Sports: Indoor/Outdoor Track ... Favorite Soccer Player/Athlete: Kaka, Derrick Rose ... Other Favorites: Crosswords, chasing squirrels, frolicking, eating, eating, eating, sleeping, Winnie the Pooh, Captain Planet

Before MIT: High School Soccer: Four year varsity starter University of Chicago High School ... Awards:  All-State '06-'09, Conference player of the year '06-'09, Co-Captain '09, Chicago Red Stars All-Academic Team ‘09, Chicago Tribune Scholar-Athlete '09 ... Club Soccer: HPSC (Hyde Park Soccer Club) Storm ... Other sports: Four years of varsity cross country, two years of varsity basketball, two years of varsity track