|High School:||Auburn Riverside HS|
WSU CAREER: Fall of JUNIOR (2012-13) year, rowed with varsity eight and varsity four…member of varsity eight and second varsity eight during spring…helped varsity eight notch wins at Head of the Spokane, Portland Fall Classic, and Gonzaga Dual…second varsity eight took first in morning session of Oregon State Classic and second in afternoon session…wrapped season with 14th place finish at NCAA Championships…received Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention…in the fall of SOPHOMORE (2011-12) year competed with the junior varsity eight and the varsity four…competed with the second varsity eight and defeated Gonzaga, maintain control of the Fawley Cup…varsity eight defeated Oregon State. capturing the Crawford Plate and the third consecutive Winchell Cup…honorable mention Pac-12 All Academic…competed as a member of the novice team during FRESHMAN (2010-11) year.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner in track and field at Auburn Riverside High School…two-year letterwinner in lacrosse…also competed in soccer and cross-country at ARHS.
PERSONAL: Emily Kay Starkel…born in August of 1992…father Todd graduated from Washington State and now works as the Buckley Nursery Project Manager…mother Kelly is a para-educator in the Auburn School District…brother Andy…uncle Steve, cousin Charissa, and grandfather Max are all graduates of Washington State…uncle Steve was a pole vaulter on the WSU track and field team…enjoys violin, hiking, and camping…pursuing a degree in civil engineering at Washington State.