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Emily van Buitenen

University of Connecticut - Lacrosse
#12 Emily Van Buitenen

Darien, Conn./Sacred Heart

Cersosimo on Van Buitenen: A hardworking defender … Has aggressive style of play

As a Junior (2007): Saw action in six games as a reserve ... Played in the first five games of the season before being hampered by a foot injury and being sidelined until the final contest vs. Quinnipiac (4/24).

As a Sophomore (2006):
Came off the bench in four contests, tallying one ground ball vs. Quinnipiac (3/18) and two caused turnovers, one each vs. the Bobcats and Boston College (4/5).

As a Freshman (2005): Played in one game, taking the field against national champion Northwestern (4/3) … Did not have any stats.

High School: A three-year letterwinner in lacrosse ... competed in the US Lacrosse National Tournament ... Twice named all-league and team MVP ... Captained the squad as a senior ... Also earned five letters in soccer and three in swimming ... Named all-league two times in soccer and, in the pool, was a part of two school record-setting relay teams.

Personal: Emily Clare Van Buitenen … Majoring in history … Born on April 8, 1985.

Convent of the Sacred Heart

An independent, Catholic school for girls K-12​,​ with ​coed ​Barat Center for Early Childhood Education
1177 King Street
Greenwich, CT 06831
Telephone 203.531.6500