|High School:||Murrieta Valley|
2011 Preseason All-Southern Conference First Team
Sophomore season (2010)
Was a first-team Louisville Slugger/NFCA All-Mideast Region pick, becoming UNCG’s first all-region selection since 2003 … was also first-team All-Southern Conference and a member of the Southern Conference Championship All-Tournament Team … was named to the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association All-State Team … started all 57 games, with 54 coming at first base and three at designated player … her .382 average was the sixth-best in school history and third in the SoCon on the season … led UNCG in average, runs (31), hits (66), total bases (96), slugging percentage (.555), walks (24), on-base percentage (.468) and multi-hit games (19) … was second in doubles (13), RBI (32) and multi-RBI games (seven) and third in home runs (five) … went 3-for-3 in stolen base attempts … was the only UNCG player with more walks than strikeouts (23) for the second straight season … had two games with four RBI, going 2-for-4 with a grand slam against Bowling Green on March 6 and 4-for-4 with a two-run homer and two RBI singles against Marshall on March 24 … hit an even .500 at the SoCon tournament, going 7-for-14 with three two-hit games … turned in a career-best nine-game hitting streak from April 10-24, going 18-for-27 (.667) over that span … had three three-hit efforts in a span of four games against Western Carolina and North Carolina A&T during the streak … was the SoCon Player of the Week on April 26 after leading UNCG to a series win over Furman and a doubleheader sweep of North Carolina A&T … was intentionally walked four times in a doubleheader sweep of College of Charleston on March 20.
Freshman season (2009)
Southern Conference All-Freshman Team selection … started all 59 games, splitting time at first base and designated player … posted a team-best .327 batting average, the top mark among freshmen in the SoCon … led the team with 31 walks, three triples and a .435 on-base percentage and was second on the squad with 25 RBI, 11 doubles and a .482 slugging percentage … was third on the team with 24 runs scored … her 31 walks were the fifth-most in school history and third-most in the SoCon on the season … was the only UNCG player with more walks than strikeouts (21) … led UNCG with 13 multi-hit games and eight multi-RBI games … hit .417 and slugged .667 in UNCG’s four SoCon tournament games, including a 3-for-3 effort against Furman in which she fell a home run short of the cycle … started her career with a 2-for-3 effort with two RBI against North Florida on Feb. 6 … had a pair of three-walk games just three days apart (at Furman on March 21 and vs. Harvard on March 24) … had a seven-game hitting streak from March 7-24 and an eight-game hitting streak from April 19-29 … went 5-for-10 with her only stolen base of the season in the three-game series at Western Carolina on March 7-8 … had four hits in a pair of wins over Army on Feb. 14, going 2-for-3 in both games … also had two hits in each game of a doubleheader sweep of North Carolina Central on April 7, scoring four runs and clubbing two doubles and a home run … had a season-high three RBI in game two of a doubleheader against Charlotte on April 14 … scored the only run in a 1-0 win over Georgia Southern on April 18.
Played three years for Murrieta Valley High for coach Ann Romero-Parks ... took All-Southwestern League honors twice ... also named all-county ... played for the Riverside County All-Star team in 2008 ... named to the Californian All-Valley Team twice ... set the school record for single-season batting average ... was named the Offensive Player of the Year for the freshman team in 2005 and for the varsity team as a junior and senior ... was the varsity team’s Rookie of the Year as a sophomore ... earned the school’s Excellence in Athletics Award in 2008 ... also played for American Athletics out of Orange County for two years.
Alex Jordan Emeterio ... born Aug. 14, 1990, in Murrieta, Calif. ... daughter of Nick and Joy Emeterio ... has a sister, Samantha, and a brother, Nolan ... majoring in communication studies.