EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – SIUE Athletics has joined with Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc., to take time each week to honor a Cougar student-athlete who excels both in competition and in the classroom.
This week's winner is women's soccer player Emily Grahl. The senior from Washington, Missouri, is pursuing a bachelor's degree in exercise science and biology and holds a grade point average of 3.77.
Grahl started all 17 regular season games this year for the Cougars as an attacking midfielder. She has started all 80 games of her career, putting her first all-time in career starts for SIUE. Grahl recorded five assists this season, which was fourth most in the Ohio Valley Conference. She is seventh all-time for SIUE in career assists with 20.