2003: Made a ceremonial start at forward against Illinois (10/19) for Senior Day festivities ... was taken out of game after first play because of leg injury, was replaced by Lauren Sesselmann ... suffered her season-ending leg injury on Sept. 14 in collision with Evansville goalkeeper Liz Hains ... had only been in the game for 10 minutes when injury occurred inside the goal box ... posted one of her best career games against Illinois State (9/12), scoring one goal and one assist ... her first goal of the season was scored at 69:11 off a ground cross from Kelly Haxton ... later assisted on goal scored by Crystal Rivas ... led all Purdue reserves with 53 minutes played against the Redbirds ... posted a four-point day in exhibition contest against Butler (8/22) at the IPFW Soccer Showcase ... assisted on Purdue’s first two scores to Annette Kent and Courtney Coppedge ... scored final goal in Purdue’s 4-1 preseason romp over Butler ... was assisted by Sesselmann.
2002: Academic All-Big Ten ... came off the bench as an offensive substitute in 18 matches ... rolled up more than 300 minutes of playing time ... recorded two shots in matches vs. Oakland and Miami (Ohio) ... three of her four shots were on goal ... played a season-high 43 minutes in Boilermakers’ first meeting at Ohio State ... competed in nine consecutive matches from Sept. 15 through Oct. 13.
2001: Academic All-Big Ten selection ... saw time in 16 games as a reserve ... recorded a total of 350 minutes on the field ... scored one goal and one assist for three points ... tallied four shots with one on goal ... scored the game-winning goal against Indiana in the 28th minute for a 1-0 victory at Bloomington on Oct. 26 ... the win at Indiana gave the Boilermakers a winning conference record for the season at 4-3-3 ... marked the second year in a row to beat the in-state rivals and the first year to take the Titan Series point ... tallied points in back-to-back games with assist on Lauren Sesselmann’s goal against Illinois on Oct. 21 that sent the game to overtime ... recorded one shot against Butler, Indiana, Minnesota and Portland State.
2000: Saw time in all 19 games as a reserve ... scored one goal and tallied three assists for five points ... took nine shots with seven on goal ... scored first collegiate goal in the first game of the season, a 3-0 shutout of DePaul ... notched first assist at Valparaiso on Annette Kent’s second goal in the 75th minute ... second assist was on the game-winning goal at Ohio State in a 1-0 win.
High School: Earned four varsity soccer letters, as well as three apiece in basketball and volleyball ... Forest Hills Female Athlete of the Year as a senior ... four-time all-conference, all-district, all-region and all-state soccer selection ... scored 86 career goals and tallied 27 assists ... captain of both soccer and basketball teams as a senior ... soccer team won four-consecutive conference and district championships ... two-time all-conference basketball pick ... National Honor Society member.
Personal: Given name is Emily Sue Whetter ... born May 2, 1982 ... movement and sport science major ... parents are Bruce and Susan Whetter ... has two older brothers, Rob and Matt, and an older sister, Robin.
Whetter’s Career Statistics
Year GP-GS G Ast. Sh. SOG Pts.
2000 19-0 1 3 9 7 5
2001 16-0 1 1 4 1 3
2002 18-0 0 0 4 3 0
2003 7-1 1 1 3 3 3
Career 60-1 3 5 20 14 11