||Emma Catherine Grant |
||April 7, 2000|
||Germantown, TN |
|| Craig and Kristin Grant ||School
|| Briarcrest Christian School
|| 12th (2017-2018), Class of 2018
|| 5.06 (weighted) 3.95 (unweighted)
Emma Catherine Grant was born on April 7, 2000 in Germantown, TN to Craig and Kristin Grant. Emma is an honor student at Briarcrest Christian School and she will graduate in 2018. She is two-time recipient of the Joseph A. Clayton award, a member of the National French Honor Society and two-time recipient of a Great Works of the Heart award. She has participated in One Great Day of Service with her school for the past three years. These activities would include singing for an assisted living home and playing with little kids at Binghampton Christian Academy.
Emma begged her parents to enroll her into gymnastics after attending a birthday party. She joined recreational classes at River City Gymnastics in Memphis, TN and never looked back. Emma moved to Memphis Point Gymnastics Academy in 2011 where she trained under coaches Melissa Smith and Matt Pettinger. In October 2016, Emma moved back to River City Gymnastics.