Emma Bayer is an 11-year-old who does a recurring interview series for Backline Soccer. You can find more out about how Emma got into soccer here.
I first met Angie when she played for the Atlanta Beat in 2011. Prior to that she was with Sky Blue FC and a season in Finland. Since then: the WNY Flash, Australia league, Washington Spirit, Boston Breakers and now the Portland Thorns!
Nickname from teammates:
Age started playing:
Francis Marion University/Psychology
Career aspirations after soccer:
Clinical Mental Health Counselor
Why did you pick your particular uniform #:
I have always been number 6 or 26 but both those numbers were unavailable for the first time ever for Portland so I chose 36 to keep the 6 in it
Avocado Toast with Eggs
Workout music :
Anything Hip Hop
Favorite cartoon character :
Mentor (in soccer or life):
Marty Beall, my college coach
Never Give Up
Only on game days; I have to wear a head band.
None but I eventually want a pitbull
If you were going on Amazing Race, which teammate would you want as a partner, and why?
Katherine Reynolds because she’s the ultimate competitor and closest friend.