#4 Emma Fontenot
AS A SENIOR:
- Appeared in 18 games and made six starts for the Irish.
- Collected 11 ground balls, recorded three draw controls and caused six turnovers.
AS A JUNIOR:
- Played in seven games.
- Scored a goal on March 8 vs. Virginia Tech.
AS A SOPHOMORE:
- Appeared in seven games.
- Scored a goal in Notre Dame’s 18-8 win on March 25 at Marquette.
AS A FRESHMAN:
- Played in three games, wins over Cincinnati, Villanova and High Point.
- Recorded her first career goal against Villanova.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Graduated from Eden Prairie High School in the spring of 2013 … lettered in lacrosse four times and soccer three times … also played basketball for two years … finished lacrosse career with school records in points (378) and assists (182), while starting all four years and winning four straight conference and sectional titles … team finished as state runner-up three times and in third place once … named all-conference and all-state three times each … dished out school-record 61 assists on way to scoring 109 points (second in school history) as a senior … senior captain who was named a U.S. Lacrosse All-American, received the Minnesota Minute Men Ms. Lacrosse Award and was all-metro … led state in assists (59) and points (106) as a junior … led state in assists with 49 as a sophomore … was a member of the Under Armour Midwest Regional and Worldwide U17 Women’s Lacrosse teams … selected to the Women’s Divisional National Tournament Team as a freshman and named the team’s rookie of the year … competed in the final round of the 2011 U19 U.S. National Team tryouts … two-time U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-American … twice named the team’s midfield player of the year … on school soccer team as a sophomore that won the Class AA section and state championships and was ranked No. 1 in the country … two-year varsity soccer starter … valedictorian of high school class of 802 … was on the “A” Honor Roll for 16 consecutive terms while taking AP and honors courses … involved in numerous off the field activities including student council (four years), National Honor Society, FCA, Key Club, Ignite Leadership Academy, Winning for Life, Lewis Sports Foundation Leadership Training, Washington, D.C., Close Up Foundation Program, Concert Choir, Women’s Concert Chorale, Women’s Concert Chorale Chamber Choir, Spanish Club and Science Club … also very active in community service, participating in some 14 different activities throughout high school career … list of off the field awards include the ExCEL, Triple `A’, Doers and Dreamers, Steve Schultz Laurel Scholar, Eden Prairie Lions Club Scholarship, Helen and Calvin Anderson Scholarship, Sandness Family Scholarship, Gold Key Art, President’s and Gold Star awards … was named the homecoming queen … played club with the Minnesota Lakers Select Lacrosse Team, the Eden Prairie Soccer Club, the Tonka United Soccer Club Premiere Team and the Burnsville Fire Soccer Club Premiere Team … two-year lacrosse club team captain … winner of the Bill Slowter Leadership Award (2012) and the Midfield Endurance Lacrosse Award (2010) … named the MVP of the U17 Ken Galluccio Memorial Lacrosse Festival in Hannover, Germany (2011) … was also a youth lacrosse mentor … full name is Emma Claire Fontenot … born in Houston, Texas to Rod and Kimberly Fontenot … has a younger brother, George … enrolled in the College of Arts & Letters and is majoring in pre-health and Spanish
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