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Rob Emery

205 lbs.
San Francisco, Calif.
St. Ignatius
High School
Rob Emery - Men's Lacrosse - Virginia Cavaliers

Finished career No. 9 all-time at UVa among midfielders with 73 career goals
Finished career No. 11 all-time at UVa among midfielders with 96 career points

USILA All-America honorable mention
USILA Scholar All-American
Senior CLASS Award finalist
Senior CLASS Award second-team All-American
All-ACC Academic Team
One of UVa’s three captains
Started 15 of UVa’s 16 games
Scored points in 13 of UVa’s 16 games
Scored two goals and picked up one ground ball against No. 12 Loyola
Scored one goal and dished an assist at Richmond
Scored once at Drexel
Had one goal and one assist against Syracuse
Scored twice at No. 15 Cornell

USILA third-team All-American
All-ACC Academic Team
Started all 15 of UVa’s games at the midfield position and 36 in a row at the first midfield position
Scored 22 goals and reached the 20-goal plateau for the second season in a row
Tallied seven multi-goal games during the season
Scored Virginia’s first goal of the season on the team’s first shot against Drexel (Feb. 16)
Tied a career high with four goals against Vermont (March 5)
Registered a hat trick against Bellarmine (April 20) with three goals
Scored two goals against VMI (Feb. 19), at Syracuse (March 1), against Cornell (March 9), at Duke (April 12) and against Maryland (April 26) in the ACC Tournament
Dished out a career-high three assists gainst Vermont (March 5)
Became a force on the ground by picking up 38 ground balls
Registered season-highs in ground balls with five against Vermont (March 5) and against Ohio State (March 16)

USILA All-American honorable mention
Started all 16 games on the first midfield
Named ACC Offensive Player of the Week for his two goal performance at No. 20 Drexel
First goal against the Dragons tied the game, 4-4, in the third quarter – later he scored the game-winning score with under five minutes to play
Scored two goals and notched a career-high two assists at Mount St. Mary’s
Scored a career-high four goals against Vermont
Was named game MVP of the Konica Minolta Face-Off Classic with a two goal showing against No. 3 Cornell
Stroked two goals at No. 9 Maryland
Tallied two goals at No. 9 UNC
Scored twice against No. 9 UNC in the ACC Tournament
Notched two goals against Notre Dame in the NCAA Quarterfinal round

Appeared in all 18 games, starting five games
Started season on the second midfield and later moved to the first midfield
No. 7 on the team with 13 goals
Had a season-high two goals three times (Cornell, John Hopkins, Penn)
Tallied points in 11 of his 18 games
Tallied six points (3 g, 3 a) in the NCAA Tournament
Scored his first collegiate goal against Drexel in the season opener, serving as UVa’s first scored goal of the season

High School
Listed as the No. 9 recruit in the country by Inside Lacrosse
Rated the No. 3 incoming midfielder in the country by Inside Lacrosse
A 2010 Under Armour All-American
Compiled 53 goals, 16 assists, and 73 groundballs for Coach Chris Packard in 2010
Named a 2009 and 2010 HS All-American
Listed as the nation’s No. 7 rising senior by Inside Lacrosse
West Side Lacrosse recognizes Emery as the top-rated senior in the West
Played quarterback for St. Ignatius and was a 2009 Lacrosse Under Armour All-Star

Son of Dana and Bob Emery
Has two younger brothers, Matt and Will
Brother Matt is a freshman midfielder for the Cavaliers
Mother Dana was a swimmer at Stanford from 1979-82
Father Bob played football, basketball, lacrosse and track at Amherst College from 1979-83
Has volunteered for the Koret Family Center (UCSF) and the Boys and Girls Clubs of San Francisco
Served as a coach for All West Lacrosse camps/clinics for youth lacrosse players
Served as a coach for former UVa All-American and 2003 Tewaaraton Trophy winner Chris Rotelli’s youth camps for Golden State Academy
Graduated from St. Ignatius with honors

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