TOP 100: Johnstown High School junior Emily Fleming commits to Appalachian State University!
Player Name: Emily Fleming
Player Ranking: Top 100
Grad Year: 2021
College Choice: Appalachian State University (D1)
Date Committed: January 24, 2020
State: New York
High School: Johnstown High School
What will you major in/study?: Undecided
Honors and Accomplishments: 2019 MAX Field Hockey Northeast Region Second Team, NYS All-Tournament Team, All-State (3x), First Team Foothills Council All-Star (3x), AAU Junior Olympics, NFC Selection (4x)
Why did you choose this school?: I fell in love with App State the moment I stepped on campus. It has so much to offer both academically and athletically. The players and coaches have been amazing and very supportive throughout the process. I know this is the best fit for me.
Other Colleges Considered: UAlbany, Lafayette, VCU
Who would you like to thank?: I would like to thank my high school coaches, Coach Krempa, Coach LoDestro and Coach Ringer for always supporting me and pushing me to be the best player I can be. My ADK coaches, Phil and Jen Sykes, Andy Thornton and Michelle Simpson for always believing in me, my capabilities and for making me believe in myself. Thank to you to my Johnstown and ADK teammates for being my motivation to get things done. I’d like to thank my best friend Taryn for pushing me to be a better player and for supporting me every step of the way. #DJForever. I would also like to thank my family for always getting me to practices and tournaments. I appreciate the sacrifices they have made to put me first. Thank you Coach Dawson, Coach Dinsmore and Coach Mooney for giving me this amazing opportunity. Can’t wait!