Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#10 Emily Bemis
Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 6'2"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: DeKalb, Ill.
High School: DeKalb HS

As a Freshman (2012): Competed in 16 matches and 30 total sets in her first season as a Wildcat...Finished the season with 16 kills on .100 hitting, seven digs and three blocks...Had multiple kills on three different occasions including a career-high eight kills on .211 hitting with three digs, a block and an assist in a tough five-set win at Utah (10/12)...Also had two kills at home against both California and Oregon.

Prior to Arizona: Was a three-time all-conference selection at DeKalb High School, including earning first-team all-conference following her senior season...Also earned first-team all-state honors and honorable mention All-American selection in 2011...Was named the DeKalb Daily Chronicle Player of the Year in 2011... Earned a No. 54 national ranking in's Senior Aces...Tallied 269 kills, 241 digs, 64 blocks and 59 service aces in her senior campaign... Led DeKalb to the Northern Illinois Big 12 championship for the second straight season...Became the first ever All-American at DeKalb High Schoo...Also a four-year letterwinner in basketball, while earning all-area honors...Played her club volleyball with the Kane County Juniors.

Personal: Daughter of Steve and Ellen Bemis...Was born on June 10, 1994...Has two sisters, Courtney and Heather...Undecided on a major.