22 Emily Markham
22 Emily Markham
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Manhasset, N.Y.
High School: Manhasset
Position: D
Major: Political Science
Previous Team: Liberty Lacrosse
Residential College: Ezra Stiles
gp 16
p 0
g 0
a 0

2017 (Senior): IWLCA Academic Honor Roll for the second time ... Career-high 22 ground balls, tied for third on team ... 11 caused turnovers ... 13 draw controls ... Season-high four ground balls vs. Cornell Mar. 25 ... Started all 16 games ... Finished her career without missing a game (61 games played, 47 starts).

2016 (Junior): IWLCA Academic Honor Roll ... Honorable mention All-Ivy League ... Had career-high 18 ground balls ... Season high three ground balls Apr. 23 vs. Penn ... 10 caused turnovers ... Appeared in all 15 games, starting 14.

2015 (Sophomore): Had 14 caused turnovers, 15 ground balls and four draw controls ... Appeared in all 15 games, starting nine.

2014 (Freshman): Made varsity debut in season-opening 10-8 win vs. Holy Cross Feb. 22 ... 14 ground balls ... Appeared in all 15 games, starting eight.

High school: All county, first team all-Long Island as a senior … Honorable mention all-county, Academic All-American as a junior… Team was Class B county champions, Class B Long Island champions, State finalists and Founders Cup recipients (best team in Nassau county) her senior year … Also was on basketball, indoor track and soccer teams.

Notes: Liberty Lacrosse coach and Inner City Lacrosse volunteer ... Played with Yale teammates Cathryn Avallone '15, Kerri Fleishhacker '15 and Courtney Reilly '16 at Manhasset … Sister, Meg Markham, was a defender on Penn lacrosse team … Enjoys heading upstate to house in the Catskills with friends and family … Enjoys playing in pickup games of basketball and soccer … Volunteered at an animal shelter, North Shore Animal League, in Port Washington. 

Why Yale? “I knew Yale was a place where I would be challenged both academically and athletically at the highest level. Yale was my dream school since I first stepped on campus therefore it didn't have much competition and the choice was easy.”

Recent Games
Apr 1 Sacred Heart W, 17-5
Apr 1 Stanford W, 15-12
Apr 8 at Columbia L, 15-14
Apr 15 Princeton L, 17-9
Apr 22 Dartmouth L, 12-11
Apr 30 at Penn L, 18-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 7
Points 0 0
Goals 0 0
Assists 0 0
Shots 0 0
Shooting percentage - -
Shots on goal 0 0
Shots on goal percentage - -
Free position goals-shots 0-0 0-0
Ground balls 22 14
Draw controls 13 7
Turnovers 10 5
Caused turnovers 11 6
Fouls 67 39
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 18 at Albany L, 13-11 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 0 1 0 - 0 -
Feb 21 Quinnipiac W, 21-3 0 0 0 0-0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 -
Feb 26 Robert Morris W, 15-4 0 0 0 0-0 2 0 1 2 0 - 0 -
Feb 28 at Marist W, 19-10 0 0 0 0-0 1 2 0 1 0 - 0 -
Mar 4 at Harvard L, 14-13 0 0 0 0-0 1 2 1 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 8 Stony Brook L, 20-10 0 0 0 0-0 3 2 1 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 13 at Niagara W, 13-4 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 -
Mar 18 at Brown W, 12-10 0 0 0 0-0 2 0 2 1 0 - 0 -
Mar 25 Cornell L, 15-6 0 0 0 0-0 4 1 0 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 29 at Boston College L, 19-12 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 2 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 1 Sacred Heart W, 17-5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 1 Stanford W, 15-12 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 8 at Columbia L, 15-14 0 0 0 0-0 1 1 0 1 0 - 0 -
Apr 15 Princeton L, 17-9 0 0 0 0-0 2 2 1 2 0 - 0 -
Apr 22 Dartmouth L, 12-11 0 0 0 0-0 2 0 0 2 0 - 0 -
Apr 30 at Penn L, 18-7 0 0 0 0-0 2 1 1 0 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2013-14 15 8 0 0 0 0-0 14 7 8 6 0 - 0 -
2014-15 15 9 0 0 0 0-0 15 5 4 14 0 - 0 -
2015-16 15 14 0 0 0 0-0 18 8 4 10 0 - 0 -
2016-17 16 16 0 0 0 0-0 22 13 10 11 0 - 0 -
Total 61 47 0 0 0 0-0 69 33 26 41 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 16 16 0 0 0 0-0 22 13 10 11 0 - 0 -
Conference 7 7 0 0 0 0-0 14 7 5 6 0 - 0 -
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 8 8 0 0 0 0-0 13 7 4 6 0 - 0 -
Away 8 8 0 0 0 0-0 9 6 6 5 0 - 0 -
Neutral - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 7 0 0 0 0-0 5 4 4 5 0 - 0 -
Losses 9 9 0 0 0 0-0 17 9 6 6 0 - 0 -
-
February 4 4 0 0 0 0-0 4 4 1 4 0 - 0 -
March 6 6 0 0 0 0-0 11 5 6 2 0 - 0 -
April 6 6 0 0 0 0-0 7 4 3 5 0 - 0 -