Countdown to Sooner Soccer: 15 Days

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
AUGUST 08, 2013

COUNTDOWN to 2013: 15 Days
Emily Bowman

The countdown to the 2013 soccer season continues today, with only 15 days left until the Sooners open the year on the road at Tennessee on August 23. The full schedule is available on the soccer page at

With the 2013 season fast approaching, will highlight each of the players on the 2013 squad. Each post will help fans get to know the Sooners better before watching them on the field this fall.

The seventh edition of the Countdown features midfielder Emily Bowman of Colleyville, Texas, and Kenzie Sublett.

1. Nickname ... Bow, Bozer, Bowflex, Embo Slice

2. Biggest Compliment given ... "Your Texas is showing."

3. Biggest influence on your life ... Jess Chambers and Younglife along with my family and friends. They've built me into the person I have become.

4. Strengths ... Loud breathing, listening, optimistic

5. Weaknesses
... Decorating, pull-ups, and I'm kind of bossy sometimes.

6. Favorite Candy ... Sour Patch Watermelon

7. Do you have any heroes?

My incredible parents and Jess Chambers

8. Do you have any hobbies, if so, please list them ...
Cooking, even though I'm not good at it. Hammocking, longboarding, reading.

9. Name three people (famous, relatives, friends) you would invite to dinner?
Jesus, Harry Potter, Bob Goff

10. What is the last song downloaded on your IPod?
"You Will Find Me," Andrew Ripp

11. Favorite Movie ..."Tangled"

12. Favorite TV show ... How I Met Your Mother, Grey's Anatomy, Suits, One Tree Hill

13. Tell us something that we don't know about you?
Wet Willies are one of my biggest fears.

14. Describe yourself in five words ... Goofy, energetic, spontaneous, confident, adventurous.

15. In five years, I will be ... (I'd better be) in med school!


Countdown to 2013 Archive

2013 Soccer Season Tickets
Season tickets for this fall are now available to the public on! CLICK HERE for more information on how to join the Sooners this season at John Crain Field.

Emily Bowman Bio Brief
Bowman started every game for OU in her sophomore campaign, posting three assists and a goal. An Academic All-Big 12 pick, she was also Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week on Oct. 16, 2012. A four-time team captain for Grapevine H.S., Bowman helped her team to a pair of district titles in 2008 and 2009.

Soccer 101 with Emily
What teams do you support?

Dallas Cowboys, Dallas Mavericks, Texas Rangers, U.S. anything

I play a bit like...
Scott Parker (or at least I'm trying!)

Biggest joker on the team?
Elise Romano

What is your best highlight moment? Your dream highlight moment?
Beating Oklahoma State last year was definitely a huge highlight moment.





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