2,091 honorees from 10 member institutions and five affiliates were recognized by the conference
UConn Wins Sixth-Straight BIG EAST Opener
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2014:Appeared in two games for the Huskies.
2013:Did not see any game action.
2012:Saw time in 16 games and earned one starting assignments for UConn ... Scored one goal on nine shots ... Her goal came during UConn's 5-0 victory over Rutgers (Sept. 15) and she started UConn's 8-0 win over Sacred Heart (Aug. 26) ... Was a part of a UConn defense that finished third nationally with a 1.15 opponents goals against average and shut the opposition out seven times. In fact, the UConn defense held its opponent to one goal or less in 15 of 22 games during the 2012 season.
Competed at Methacton High School for coaches Nicole Bayer and Jill Palmer ... Honored as a First Team All Pac-10 selection during her senior year and voted onto the Second Team during her junior campaign ... Earned mention as an All-Area First Team from the Times Herald ... Worcester qualified for the Pennsylvania District Playoffs in each of her final three years and Walsh was honored as the team's Most Improved Player during her junior year ... Attended the National Field Hockey Festival and National Indoor Tournament with the WC Eagles Field Hockey Club.
Emily Joan Walsh ... Parents Terrence and Jana Walsh ... An art history major ... Born May 7, 1994 in Worcester, Pa. ... Also played polo in high school for the Brandywine Polo Academy Interscholastic Team ... Played in the Championship Game in 2010 and competed in the playoffs in 2011.