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Emma Lock

  • position DS/Libero
  • height 5-9
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Lee's Summit, Mo.
  • Major Psychology
  • High school Lee's Summit
  • position DS/Libero
  • height 5-9
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Lee's Summit, Mo.
  • Major Psychology
  • High school Lee's Summit

Emma Lock Bio


  • 2015 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
  • 2016, 2017 SEC Academic Honor Roll

2018 (SENIOR)

  • Appeared in three matches before being shut down again due to injuries.

2017 (JUNIOR)

  • Still battled injuries, but returned to the court to play in 22 matches and 64 total sets
  • Totaled 74 digs and seven service aces
  • Matched a career high with four assists against Mercer (8/25)
  • Came off the bench to add 11 digs at Alabama (10/18)


  • Will likely seek a redshirt after playing in just nine matches due to injury
  • Played well in her limited time on the court, averaging 1.80 digs per set as a defensive specialist off the bench


  • A vocal presence as a defensive specialist, showing an all-out attitude in the back row
  • Played in 27 matches, including three starts
  • Averaged 1.61 digs per set and had 11 service aces
  • Made Gamecock debut vs. rival Clemson (9/4) and recorded nine digs and four assists
  • Saw extended playing time against Western Michigan as the starting libero and responded with a season-high 19 digs with a pair of assists (9/12)
  • Earned her second career start, against Coastal Carolina, and finished with four assists and seven digs out of the back row (9/22)
  • Went for double-digit digs at LSU, putting up 11 over three sets (9/27)
  • Recorded a pair of service aces against Auburn (11/6)


  • Lettered three years at Lee’s Summit for coach Julie Carver
  • Second-team Missouri High School Volleyball Coaches Association Class 4 All-State selection
  • First-team Kansas City/Northwest Class 4 All-Region selection
  • First-team All-District 13 selection
  • First-team Suburban Gold Division All-Conference selection
  • Earned Academic All-State honors
  • Played on Invasion 18-Black club team for coach Craig Berg
  • Named to the Principle’s Honor Roll


  • Emma Mae Lock is the daughter of Greg and Kim Lock
  • Has three brothers, Ben, Sam and Tommy
  • Uncle, Andy Lock, played football at Missouri
  • Cousin, Drew Lock, signed to play football at Missouri
  • Chose South Carolina because of relationship with coaches and players and the presence of a beach volleyball program
  • Majoring in Experimental Psychology