Ksheera Jalakam
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Frisco, TX
High School: Heritage

High School:
Three-year member and captain of the golf team at Heritage High School ... Was coached by Jeremy Byers and Alexis Thompson ... Was named her team's MVP all three years she competed ... Averaged 78 strokes per round her final campaign ... Took home medalist honors at the 2018 Wellvia Bagpipe Open ... Holds her school's top all-time score for 36 holes at 151 (74-77) ... National Honor Society member and AP Scholar ... American Auxiliary Texas Girls State Qualifier in 2018 ... Played her way to first-team berths on district team on two occasions ... Youth leader of Frisco City Council Campaign in 2016-17.

Personal:
Daughter of Kiran Jalakam and Supriya Velampalli ... Born Nov. 30 ... Interested in studying finance ... Hobbies include volunteering, baking and working out.

Quote:
"I chose Emory because of the great opportunities available both academically and athletically.  I also believe that Coach Futcher will help take me to the next level."