Katelyn Pippy

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Katelyn Pippy
Born (1993-04-12) April 12, 1993 (age 26)
Alma materCornell University
Years active2005–present

Katelyn Pippy (born April 12, 1993) is an American actress, best known for her role as Emmalin Holden on the Lifetime television drama Army Wives. The recurring role of Emmalin was played by Caroline Pires in season one, but was filled by Pippy in season two. In seasons three and four, she was listed as a main cast member of the series.

Personal life[edit]

Pippy is the daughter of businesswoman Kathy Pippy and former Pennsylvania State Senator John Pippy. Her paternal grandmother is Thai. Pippy is a graduate of Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School in Midland, Pennsylvania. In 2011, she enrolled at Cornell University.


Year Title Role Notes
2005 Monk Young Sherry Episode: "Mr. Monk and Little Monk"
2006 Maybe It's In the Water Margine Short film
2006 The Suite Life of Zack & Cody Jolie Episode: "French 101"
2007 Alibi Young Christie Winters TV movie
2007 Small Avalanches Nancy Short film
2007 The Haunting Hour: Don't Think About It Erin Direct-to-video movie
Army Wives Emmalin Holden Recurring character (season 2);
main cast (seasons 3 & 4);
guest star (seasons 5-7)

Ice hockey[edit]

Katelyn Pippy
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 150 lb (68 kg; 10 st 10 lb)
Position Goaltender
Catches Left
ECAC team Cornell
National team  United States
Playing career 2011–present

Pippy is a skilled ice hockey player, and her character on Army Wives plays ice hockey at college.[1] Pippy played with the Pittsburgh Junior Penguins in 2010-11. She played in the USA Hockey National Selection Camps several times in the summer of 2011.

She played with distinction as third goaltender on the Cornell Women's Ice Hockey Team during the 2011-2012 season as a freshman.[2]