29 Emily Cain
29 Emily Cain
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Laytonsville, Md.
High School: Garrison Forest
Position: GK

2010 (Freshman): NFHCA National Academic Squad honoree … Appeared in seven games ... .775 save percentage ... 2.57 goals-against average.

High School: Captained team as a senior … Conference all-star 2007-09 … First team Baltimore Sun All Metro Team in 2008 and 2009; second team in 2007 … First team all-state in 2009; second team in 2008 … Team was IAAM “A” Conference Division Champions all four years she played, and was tournament champions in 2007 and 2008 … School forum member (Class president 2008-09) … Service League liaison 2008-10.

USA Field Hockey: Selected for USFHA National Futures Championship in 2008 and 2009 … Selected to Junior National Camp in 2008 and 2009 … Olympic Development and Futures Elite Select 2009-10 … Played for Yale associate head coach Tamara Durante, and with current Yale teammate Georgia Holland, on Junior Olympic Team in 2008, earning second place … Played for Yale head coach Pam Stuper on USA Under-16 National Team in 2009, placing third at the International Easter Tournament.

Notes: Father, Marty, is also an Ivy Leaguer (1972 Dartmouth graduate) … Involved with church and Teen Community Bible Study 2006-10.

Why Yale? “I am honored to attend Yale College because of its high academic standard and the never-ending opportunities provided to undergraduate students. The first time I visited, I instantly fell in love with the campus and its rich history. After spending time with the field hockey team and the community on campus I knew that Yale was a perfect fit for me.”