Women's Golf Inks Third Commitment

UABSPORTS.COM 2011-12 Commitment Emily Eng
2011-12 Commitment Emily Eng

May 16, 2011

GREENVILLE, N.C. - East Carolina Head Women's Golf Coach Kevin Williams has announced that Emily Eng has signed a National Letter of Intent to play golf for the Pirates. Eng will join early signees Katie Kirk and Devan Murphy as incoming freshmen for the 2011-12 season.

"Emily is a wonderful addition to our 2011 recruiting class," Williams said. "Emily along with Katie and Devan will make a huge impact on our program, academically and athletically."

Emily Eng - Auckland, New Zealand
Claimed tournament titles at the Omaha Pro-Am and Waikato Under 19 Age Group ... Finished third in the South Island Amateur ... Quarter-finalist in the New Zealand Amateur Match Play ... Recorded a 13th place finish in the New Zealand Women's Stroke Play ... Captained the Auckland team to win the Toro New Zealand Women's Interprovincial.

Coach Williams' Comments:"We were very fortunate to be able to discover Emily this spring. She has a wonderful golf game and personality. Her maturity level and success in New Zealand will enable her to make an immediate impact for our women's golf program."