Emily Bookwalter
Emily Bookwalter

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fillmore, Ind.

High School:
South Putnam

Event:
Horsemanship

Experience:
2VL


2008-09: Competed regularly for the first time and was a member of the S.E.C. and VENC teams ... Went 7-6-2 on the year in horsemanship ... Earned a 74.5-69 win at UT Martin ... Defeated Auburn 71-70 before earning her first MVP ride in a 76.5-71.5 win against Georgia ... Also earned wins against Fresno State and Delaware State to end the regular season with four straight wins ... Earned wins against TCU and Kansas State at VENC's ... SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2007-08: Competed in three horsemanship and one reining event ... Recorded horsemanship victories against Auburn and Sacred Heart ... High score of 71.5 in a ride at Georgia.

2006-07: Competed in horsemanship against Stephen F. Austin and reining against Oklahoma State in the spring...Named to SEC Freshmen Academic Honor Roll.

High School: Graduated from South Putnam H.S....Recorded five top ten finishes at the Quarter Horse Congress in Western Pleasure, Horsemanship and Trail...Was a three-time qualifier for the Quarter Horse Youth World in Western Pleasure, Horsemanship and Trail...Lettered in three varsity sports teams (cross country, tennis and swimming)...Was a member of the National Honor Roll and was an All-American Scholar...The recipient of the USAA International Foreign Language Award, USAA National History and Government Award, and USAA National Achievement Academy Award...Who's Who Among American High School Students...National Honor Society.