Emilee Cherry is a former Australian Rugby Union player, representing Australia in Sevens Rugby.

Emilee won a gold medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio after defeating New Zealand. Emilee won the Women’s Sevens World Player of the Year award in 2013 and 2014. She was selected as the 2014 World Sevens Player of the Year after scoring the most tries and being the standout player during the 2013–14 IRB World Series season.

As well as being a professional athlete, Emilee possesses a degree in Health Sport and Physical Education from The University of Queensland.

Results-driven, Emilee is a hardworking, dedicated and passionate individual. Throughout her professional career, she has developed the ability to collaborate in a team while maintaining her own high-performance as an individual contributor.

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