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    Emily Eichner
    Emily Eichner

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Rochester, N.Y.

    High School:
    Brighton

    Height:
    5-10

    Position:
    M



    05/28/2014

    NU Ends Year With School-Record 220 Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Fully 64 percent of eligible Northwestern student-athletes are Academic All-Big Ten

    2014: Reserve defender, playing in 15 games with two starts ... Saw the first extended action of her career in a 12-11 win at No. 5 Duke and notched one caused turnover ... One ground ball vs. Marquette ... Recorded one ground ball against Notre Dame and Ohio State ... One draw control in win over Vanderbilt and picked up one ground ball vs. Johns Hopkins ... Made her first career start in one-goal loss to Florida on April 19 ... Also had a ground ball vs. USC at Wrigley Field ... One draw control and one caused turnover vs. Vanderbilt in ALC Tournament ... Also started against the Gators in the ALC Championship game ... One ground ball vs. Maryland in NCAA semifinals ... Academic All-Big Ten and a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar honoree.

    2013: Played in five games during her freshman campaign ... Recorded one shot on goal in her collegiate debut vs. UMass ... Notched her first draw control in NU's quarterfinal win over Penn State on May 18.

    High School: Four-year letterwinner ... Earned All-Greater Rochester selection ... Two-time first-team All-County selection ... Two-time Academic All-American ... State runner-up as a junior with the Brighton Barons ... Named Senior Female Athlete of the year at Brighton ... Won third place at the U-15 National Championship as a member of the club team Relentless Hustle ... Named to the All-Tournament team at U-15 National Championships ... Earned AP Scholar with Distinction Award ... Recipient of the New York State Scholarship for Academic Excellence.

    Personal: Born Emily Tanzman Eichner ... Daughter of Jeffrey Eichner and Esther Tanzman ... Father ran cross country and track at Notre Dame ... Attended the same high school as actress Kristen Wiig ... High school teammate current Wildcat Mikaela Bozza ... Majoring in biological sciences.

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    Eichner's Career Highs

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    Assists N/A
    Points N/A
    Ground Balls 1, five times, most recent vs. USC (4/26/14)
    Draw Controls 1, two times, most recent vs. Vanderbilt (4/10/14)
    Caused Turnovers 1, at Duke (2/22/14)