- Emma Smyser
- Naples, Fla.
- Gulf Coast High School
Naples, Fla. (Gulf Coast High)
IN HIGH SCHOOL – Smyser had a personal-best finish in the 2010 FHSAA State Championship where she finished second with scores of 73 and 71. She also had Top-10 finishes in the same tournament in 2008 and 2009. In 2011, Smyser finished fifth at the AJGA Stonehenge Junior Open, carding a 227 (78, 75, 74) over three rounds. At Gulf Coast High School, Smyser was part of the third place team in the 2010 Florida state championship. Smyser was a three-time Southwest Florida high school “Golfer of the Year,” voted on by coaches and the media in the Naples Daily News. She was also named all-conference during all four years of her high school career.
PERSONAL – Emma is the daughter of John and Amy Smyser and has two siblings, a sister, Kori (25) and a brother, Evan (13). Her father was a UF graduate in the 1980s.