SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel women's soccer team and Bruce Deaton has announced another addition for his 2019 class with Emma Fairchild from Olathe Northwest.
"Emma is a solid defender, not only individually in 1v1 situations, but also in her ability to read play well and can organize her defensive group," Deaton said. "She will help continue to make our back line even stronger. Looking forward to having her with us beginning next fall."
Fairchild prepped at Olathe Northwest and was a JV team captain for three seasons while her club team, Puma FC played in the State Cup five years.
A standout in the classroom as well, Fairchild is a member of National Honor Society and has carried a 4.0 GPA.
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