A 2009 Washington & Jefferson College graduate, Emily Hays begins her third season as the Presidents' assistant women's basketball coach in 2012-13.
Hays owns the most victories by a women’s basketball player in school history after the Presidents won 89 games during her four years on campus.
The 2009 Presidents’ Athletic Conference Player of the Year is 10th in W&J history with 1,147 points. She also amassed 537 rebounds during a career in which she earned one first team and two honorable-mention All-PAC awards.
Following her senior year, Hays, a native of Youngstown, Ohio, was named First Team D3hoops.com All-Great Lakes Region and First Team All-ECAC South.
During the 2010 season, Hays also served as the head women's tennis coach.