The Scots have gained another standout softball player out of Anderson County in Emilee Fowler. Fowler looks to continue her academic and athletic career while developing as a third baseman.
Fowler had a record setting career at Anderson County High with a school record 10 home runs. She also posted an amazing a .821 slugging percentage throughout her prep career. Emilee was named to the All-Tournament team at the end of her junior and senior campaigns. She was also named to the All-District team her junior and senior years. During her senior year she posted an outstanding .451 batting average as was named to the All-State team.
"Emilee is a power hitting, athletic third baseman. She will bring a lot of power back into our lineup, and I look forward to watching her grow on and off the field the next four years!" Coach Leah Kelley continues, "Emilee is a great kid with a great attitude!"
Fowler is going to be joining a back-to-back USA South conference champion club with Leah Kelley's Scots. Both Coach Kelley and the rest of the team look forward to welcoming Emilee to the 2019-2020 season and beyond.
Maryville College is ideally situated in Maryville, Tenn., between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Knoxville, the state's third largest city. Founded in 1819, it is the 12th oldest institution of higher learning in the South and maintains an affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA). Known for offering its students a rigorous and highly personal experience that includes an undergraduate research requirement, Maryville College is a nationally ranked institution of higher learning that successfully joins the liberal arts and professional preparation. Total enrollment for the fall 2018 semester was 1,181.