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Emily Armstrong
Emily  Armstrong

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Collegeville, Pa.

High School:
Perkiomen Valley High

Last College:
Boston College

Height:
5-9

Position:
Goalkeeper


09/15/2016

UConn Grinds Out 2-0 Victory At Colgate

Huskies now 7-2 going into final non-conference match-up.

09/11/2016

Tsantiris Earns 550th Career Win Sunday

Huskies Down Stony Brook 4-1 at Home.

09/08/2016

No. 17 UConn Blanked by No. 1 Florida State

Huskies Return Home for Stony Brook Sunday

09/05/2016

Armstrong Earns Goalkeeper of the Week

Two Huskies Honored by the Conference

09/02/2016

No. 18 UConn Tops Pacific 1-0

Ribeiro Grabs Her Third Game-Winner of the Season

09/04/2016

UConn vs CCSU

UConn vs CCSU (photo by Stephen Slade)

08/21/2016

UConn vs BU

UConn vs BU (photo by Stephen Slade)

11/17/2015

UConn vs Sienna

UConn vs Sienna NCAA 1st Round (photo by Stephen Slade)

10/11/2015

UConn vs Cincinnati

UConn vs Cincinnati (photo by Stephen Slade)

09/12/2015

UConn vs Army

UConn vs Army West Point (photo by Stephen Slade)

2015: American Athletic Conference Goalkeeper of the Year… Started in 22 of 23 matches for a total of 1923:18 minutes…finished the season with an 18-4 record, a 0.94 goals against average and a .794 save percentage…helped the team go undefeated 10-0 at home…only allowed two goals at Morrone Stadium all season…recorded shutouts in the NCAA first and second rounds, 5-0, against Siena (Nov. 15) and, 2-0, against Notre Dame (Nov. 20)…posted eight shutouts and assisted on two more…did not allow a goal in four straight matches from Oct. 2 to Oct. 15, earning three of the four shutouts and assisting on the other… earned American Athletic Conference Goalkeeper of the Week honors for the week of Oct. 12…recorded a career-high eight saves against Syracuse (Sept. 3).

2014: Preseason American Athletic Conference Goalkeeper of the Year...Most Outstanding Defensive Player at The American Championship...All-Tournament Team at the Championship...was part of a half-by-half goalie rotation, playing in 23 games with three starts...finished the year with a 6-2-3 record, a 0.79 GAA and an .820 save percentage...recorded one shutout and was part of 10 others...had a season-high seven saves in a season-opening shutout vs. Hofstra (Aug. 22)...named American Athletic Conference Goalkeeper of the week on Aug. 25...did not allow a goal over her final 10 appearances, a span of 500 minutes...in three games at The American Championship, played 155 scoreless minutes with six saves...recorded four saves at USF (Nov. 9) in the title game, adding a clinching save in penalty kicks...played 90 scoreless minutes with three saves in NCAA Tournament games vs. UNH (Nov. 15) and at Penn State (Nov. 21).

2013: Started all 20 games in goal for the Huskies...Finished with an 11-9 record and a 1.49 goals against average... Logged 68 saves and six shutouts on the season... Posted a career-high seven saves against Louisville (Oct. 20) ... Selected to the American Athletic Conference All-Rookie squad... Honored as NEWISA First Team All-New England choice...named to the 2013-14 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.

Before UConn: A 5-9 goalkeeper from Collegeville, Pa.... Enters 2013 as a redshirt freshman after transferring from Boston College...Ranked as the #3 goalkeeper in the ESPNHS 150 class of 2012... Named the Perkiomen Valley School Team Girls Soccer Team MVP for the 2009 and 2011 seasons... Served as a Team Captain during the 2011 campaign... Member of the NSCAA High School All-Region II Team in 2011.

Personal: Emily Joan is the daughter of Scott and Laurie Armstrong ... Has two brothers, Scott and Tom, and one sister, Katie ... an elementary education major.

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