3 Emily Wight
3 Emily Wight
Height: 5-2
Year: 2013
Hometown: Westbrook, ME
High School: Westbrook
Position: Midfielder
Major: Nursing

2011: Started all 12 contests as a second-year player…led the Royal Blue with 60 ground balls…netted six goals and four assists and registered 14 draw controls with 10 caused turnovers…ranked second in the GNAC, and ninth in NCAA DIII Women’s Lacrosse, with 5.0 ground balls per contest…broke the Monks’ single-game ground balls record with 15 in a win over Thomas College on March 24th…corralled a career-high six draw controls in a triumph over Emmanuel College on April 13th…netted a pair of markers versus Lasell College on April 7th and doubled up again against Norwich University on April 23rd…ranks third in program history with 96 ground balls through two collegiate seasons.

2010: Participated in 14 games and made 12 starts as a rookie midfielder…scored 12 goals with two assists and added 36 ground balls with 19 draw controls…scored a goal and chipped in with an assist in her first NCAA game against Maine Farmington on March 16th…netted her first collegiate hat trick and scooped up seven ground balls in a four-overtime win over Norwich on April 2nd…scored twice in a loss to Emerson on April 17th.

High School: Played soccer, basketball and lacrosse at Westbrook High School...garnered Best Offensive Player, Best Defensive Player and SMAA Honorable Mention honors.

Personal: Emily Jean Wight, born on September 13, 1990 in Portland, ME...daughter of Daniel and Lisa Wight...majoring in Nursing.