U.S. Soccer
Emily Fox
U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team

Emily Fox

Defender Caps/Goals -
  • Date of Birth

  • Height

    5-5

  • Hometown

    Ashburn, Va.

  • Club

    FC Virginia

A member of the U.S. team that won the 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Women’s Championship in Honduras at the end of last year … She started all five games in the tournament, playing 385 of the 450 minutes and had one goal, scoring against Mexico in the opening game of group play … Named to the tournament’s Best XI as an outside defender … Heads into the World Cup with 16 U-20 caps and three goals … Also scored twice against PNG during the USA’s pre-World Cup test run last May … Played with the U.S. U-15 GNT in 2013, the U.S. U-18 WNT in 2015 and then moved up to the U.S. U-20 WNT.

College / High School: Will graduate early from high school and enroll in college at the University of North Carolina in the spring of 2017 … Attends Stone Bridge High School in Ashburn, Va. … As a HS freshman in 2014, she was First-Team All-Conference, First-Team All 5A Region, First-Team All-State and Second-Team All-Met (Washington Post) as well as the Team MVP and leading goal scorer … She did not play high school soccer after her freshman year.

Club: Played U-6 through U-9 for Loudoun Soccer … Played U-10 through U-12 for Ashburn Crush … Played U-12 through U-14 for Ashburn/Herndon Freedom … Played U-14 to present with FC Virginia … Helped the Ashburn Freedom to the 2012 U-14 State and Regional titles … FC Virginia ECNL Mid-Atlantic Conference Champions U-15, U-16, U-17. Team also qualified and went to the ECNL National Playoffs those three years. (Colorado (2013-2014), Seattle (2014-2015), Seattle (2015-2016).

Personal: Full name is Emily Ann Fox … Nicknames are Foxy, Fox, or Em … Three words that best describe her off the field are “creative, easy-going, and goofy” … Three words that best describe her on the field are “aggressive, skillful, and speedy” … Craziest ambition is trying to be an actress or surfer… Dream job would be a professional soccer player or a person who travels all over the world to study various cultures or animals … Favorite foods are salad bowls, Japanese Food, chicken noodle soup, sushi, thin-crusted pizza (and many others) … Favorite snack is all fruit, guacamole with chips, and smoothies … Enjoys traveling, going to the beach, swimming and movies… Also enjoys singing and dancing … Favorite women’s soccer player is Tobin Heath and favorite men’s soccer player is Brazilian great Neymar Jr … Says the best thing about being a soccer player is meeting a ton of great people and forming strong relationships with them … Some of her favorite TV shows are Walking Dead, Stranger Things, and Game of Thrones … Some of her favorite musical artist are Adele, Drake, Chainsmokers, Major Lazer, Thomas Rhett, and Beyonce … Favorite dessert is anything with chocolate in it. 

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