2001-02: Redshirted the 2002 season to preserve a year of eligibility.
Personal and High School:Born Aug. 2, 1983 ... parents are Ramona Emery and Jim Hope ... has three sisters, Kayte, Colleen and Brenna and a brother, James ... ranked seventh nationally in the hammer throw during the 2001 season ... nominated for the 2001 Wendy's High School Heisman ... was a U.S. Navy Scholastic All-American in 2001 ... named 2001 North Idaho Female Athlete of the Year ... was a six-time state champion, sweeping the discus and shot put events her sophomore through senior seasons ... placed third in both events at the 1998 state meet ... won the weight throw and placed third in the shot put at the 2001 Simplot Indoor Games in Pocatello, Idaho ... won the hammer and shot put, and was runner-up in the discus, at the 2001 Pasco Invitational in Pasco, Wash. ... earned top-three finishes in each event at the 2000 Pasco meet ... placed fourth in the weight throw at the 2001 National Scholastic Indoor meet in Landover, Md. ... also had top-five finishes in the throws at the 2000 Golden West Invitational in Sacramento, Calif., the 2000 Arcadia Invite in Arcadia, Calif., and the 2000 Simplot Indoor Games ... lettered in volleyball her sophomore and junior seasons, earning co-MVP honors as a junior ... also considered Florida, Washington State, Brown and New Mexico State.
Personal Best Marks
Shot Put....... 46-1
Weight Throw (indoor)....... 52-3