Erica Meier also joins as an undergraduate assistant coach for this upcoming season.
Emily Grant is in her first year as assistant coach for UNLV.
Grant, hired in July of 2014, came to UNLV from Nashville, where she was a club coach for the U-10 and U-14 girls at Tennessee Soccer Club since September of 2012, helping guide the U14 squad to the state cup title as an assistant coach.
Prior to her coaching position, Grant was a two-time team captain for Vanderbilt University, which she helped reach two SEC tournament quarterfinal rounds during her career from 2008-11. She was named Overall MVP as a senior, and following graduation was captain for the Philadelphia Fever of the WPSL in the summer of 2012.
Grant received her bachelor of arts degree in classics from Vanderbilt in May 2012.