Recent JSerra graduate and San Juan Capistrano resident Emily Lawrence has signed to play collegiate soccer at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) in Prescott, Arizona.
Lawrence, a four-year varsity player for the Lions and team co-captain, will be joining the ERAU Lady Eagles as one of five incoming freshman on the team. A defensive center midfielder, Lawrence has broad experience having participated for four years in the prestigious Trinity League, during her time at JSerra as well as ten years of Club Soccer experience in the highly competitive Southern California Developmental and Coast Soccer Leagues.
Lawrence, who was a four-year scholar athlete and lifetime member of the California Scholarship Federation (CSF) and National Honor Society (NHS), is also the recipient of JSerra’s 2011 Faculty Award. Lawrence was also recently awarded the 2012 Orange County Fire Authority Scholarship along with the prestigious “Women of Distinction” Scholarship from ERAU.
ERAU is an internationally recognized leader in aeronautical sciences and is part of the NAIA Cal Pac Athletic Conference. Lawrence plans on studying Global Security and Intelligence.