10 - Emily Bingham
Emily Bingham
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: St. Petersburg, Fla.
Position: OH
Major: Biology
Last School: Hillsborough CC

Before Upstate: (Hillsborough CC): Recorded 256 kills and 55.5 blocks and 118 digs as a sophomore in 2010...Also played in 111 sets as a sophomore...During her freshman season at Hillsborough CC in 2009, Bingham registered 49 blocks in 62 sets....She was an All-State Tournament honoree  in 2010...Also garnered All-Suncoast Conference plaudits as a sophomore...Lady Hawks Volleyball Player of the Year...Female Scholar Athlete of the Year honoree...FCCAA All-State Academic Team (2009 and '10).

High School: Played at Lakewood High School for coach Sean O'Flannery...Garnered PCAC first-team all-conference accolades as a junior and senior (2006 and '07)...Honored as a PCAC all-star as a senior...St. Petersburg Times all-county team selection in her junior and senior campaigns...Won the Lakewood High School Leadership Award during her senior year. 

Personal: Born on Nov. 15, 1989 in St. Petersburg, Fla., to Keith and Susan Bingham... Has one sister (Lauren, 23)...Majoring in Biology/Pre-Med with a minor in Business...Enjoys cooking, cross-word puzzles, watching the Tampa Bay Rays play baseball and Biking as her favorite hobbies...Names Ben Zobrist of the Tampa Bay Rays as her favotire sports figure...Lists "October Sky" as her favorite movie...Lists favorite food as Pineapple...Likes listening to music by the bands OAR and Third Eye Bling...Her favorite shows include "Hoarders" and "E.R."...Lists her dream job as a Zoo Curator...Her favorite quote is: "Reputation is for time, character is for eternity."