Emily Kawahara
Emily Kawahara
City: Sacramento
State: CA
Year: Senior
Hometown: Sacramento, CA
High School: CK McClatchy High School
Previous College: Pitzer College
Major: English/World Literature (Creative Writing)

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed her senior year as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Tennis team, where she played both singles and doubles...A Fulbright Fellowship recipient after graduation...2012: Won all three doubles matches in the NCAA Tournament, along with partner Nicole Holsted...Closed out the year with eight straight doubles wins against Division III opponents (including three NCAA Tournament and three SCIAC Tournament) for a 17-7 record on the year...Compiled a 9-8 singles record on the year, playing mostly at No. 5 and No. 6...Earned wins over nationally ranked Chapman and UC Santa Cruz...High School: Attended C.K. McClatchy High School in Sacramento, where she competed on the tennis and soccer teams…Helped her team to multiple Metro League championships while earning team MVP honors…Personal: Attending Pitzer College, where she majors in English/World Literature (focus in Creative Writing) and Philosophy…Has one brother…Born February 26, 1990…Would recommend the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Tennis program because “Ann and Brit are great coaches and people; they care about the players, they help each individual excel in their game, and they stress the importance of TEAM in an individual sport, which is often lost in college tennis.”