- Emily Hanley
Emily  Hanley

Assistant Coach

First Season at UAB/Third overall

Hanley joined Norton's staff in 2014 after serving as the JV girls head coach and varsity assistant coach for two years at Bloomington High School.

In her first season at UAB, Hanley helped lead UAB to an 18-13 finish overall and 11-7 record in Conference USA.

During her time with Bloomington, the team had an overall record of 34-14. Last season, she helped lead them to a 21-3 finish to improve from a 13-11 record in 2012-13.

Like the rest of Norton's staff, Hanley played under Coach Norton during her time at Illinois State. She spent one season at Eastern Michigan before transferring to Illinois State where she played from 2008-11.

She was a three-time letterwinner with ISU and was named team captain as a senior. Hanley earned WNIT All-Tournament Team honors in 2011 and was also named to the Missouri Valley All-Conference First Team that year.

A Second-Team Missouri Valley Scholar Athlete, Hanley excelled in the classroom as she was selected to the 2010-11 Capital One Academic All-District Team. She was also named the Illinois State Health Education Student of the Year in 2011.