Noting Holman: Holds career best of 575 in the air rifle and 574 in the smallbore ... Earned Ole Miss Scholar- Athlete honors in 2010.
2010-11 (Sophomore Season): Tallied a season average of 565.9 in the air rifle and 556.1 in the smallbore ... Equaled her career-best mark in the air rifle firing a 575 against Memphis (Feb. 2) ... Fired a career-high 574 in the smallbore against Murray State (Jan. 23) ... Named to the 2011 SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll ... Named UMAA Honor Roll for the fall ... Earned Collegiate Rifle Coaches' Association Academic All-American honors.
2009-10 (Freshman Season): Posted season averages of 562 in the air rifle and 549 in the smallbore ... Contributed to the team score seven times in air rifle and six times in the smallbore ... Posted a career-high of 575 in the air rifle against Nebraska (Nov. 1) ... Fired a career-high 560 in the smallbore against UTEP (Nov. 7) ... Earned Ole Miss Scholar-Athlete honors ... Named to the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll ... Also named to the University's Dean Honor Roll for the spring and UMAA Honor Roll for the fall.
High School: Graduated from W. T. Woodson High School in Fairfax, Va. ... Helped lead rifle team to four straight league and regional titles ... Served as team captain as a senior and won league air rifle champion ... Placed in the top ten at the National Rifle Association 3P Air Championships four straight years ... Club team placed third in Optimist Nationals this past year ... Also earned three letters in cheerleading ...Coached in high school by her father Chris Holman.
Personal: Daughter of Chris Holman ... Her older sister, Meredith Holman, competed for the Rebels from 2008-11 ... Born April 6, 1991 ... Majoring in Marketing Communications ... Her father, Chris, attended Ole Miss ... Enjoys deep sea fishing, mixed martial arts, rock climbing and base jumping ... Full name is Emma Caldwell Holman.
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