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Emily Hartley

Emily Hartley

Emily Hartley is a catcher on the UBCO softball team, a competitive club sport that started up at UBCO in the fall of 2019 and plays in the WCSA (Western Collegiate Softball Association). Hailing from Coquitlam the righthanded hitting backstop was named the team’s Rookie of the Year, and she will go down in history as the first-ever Heat softball Rookie of the Year. 

Emily most recently helped announced her UBCO award as she was a co-MC of the Heat athletics awards banquet. Emily and rugby trainer and former player, Ellis Johnson, shared the duties during the virtual banquet.

UBC Okanagan or UBCO?

UBCO

Coffee or Tea?

Tea

The song that has to be played on your warmup playlist?

Don't Fear the Reaper - Blue Oyster Cult

Blue or white? What is your preferred uniform colour to wear?

White always. It looks cooler when you get dirty.

Favourite place to study?

Study rooms in EME

Favourite Heat sport to watch?

Basketball

Would you rather write a final exam or a 10-page paper?

As an English major, I personally love papers so definitely the 10 pager.