Huskies close out season 19-4-0
Huskies back at Yurcak Field for Sweet Sixteen
Huskies head to third round for the first time since 2007
UConn will travel to Rutgers to take on No. 3 Seed Friday
Huskies take on Notre Dame in round two Friday
UConn vs Sienna NCAA 1st Round (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Cincinnati (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Army West Point (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Brown Women's Soccer
UConn vs FSU Women's Soccer
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.