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10 Emilia Tapsall
Emilia  Tapsall


Old Greenwich, Conn.

High School:
Greenwich Academy




Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized


No. 3 Virginia Suffers First ACC Loss, Falling 4-3 to No. 17 Wake Forest

Freshman Tara Vittese had a goal and an assist in the loss


No. 6 Virginia Field Hockey Defeats No. 7 Princeton, 6-4

Three Cavaliers score their first career goals in the victory


Virginia Field Hockey Season Preview

The 2014 season kicks off on Friday, Aug. 29 at William & Mary


Virginia Downs American in Preseason Exhibition

Cavaliers score seven goals in the scrimmage


Field Hockey vs. Miami (by Matt Riley)

Field Hockey vs. Miami (by Matt Riley)


Field Hockey vs. Boston College (by Matt Riley)

Field Hockey vs. Boston College (by Matt Riley)


Field Hockey vs. North Carolina (by Jim Daves)

Field Hockey vs. North Carolina (by Jim Daves)

At Virginia

• Appeared in 17 games with 11 starts
• Scored her first career goal against Princeton (Sept. 7) in her first appearance of the season
• Assisted on a goal against Wake Forest (Oct. 12)
• ACC Academic Honor Roll

• Played in 18 regular-season games with four starts
• Made her collegiate debut on Aug. 30 vs. Louisville
• Made her first collegiate start on Sept. 11 against Richmond
• In the regular season, took nine shots, four on goal

High School
• Four-year varsity field hockey player at Greenwich Academy
• 2012 Harrow Sports/NFHCA High School first team All-American
• 2012 Harrow Sports/NFHCA High School All-South Region
• 2011 second team All-American
• Helped lead her 2012 Greenwich Academy team to a New England Private School championship, winning All-Tournament honors
• 2010-11 NEPSAC finalist and NEPSAC All-Tournament team
• Member of the Futures Elite team
• Also a four-year varsity starter for the Greenwich Academy lacrosse team

• Mother, Catherine Tapsall, played three years of lacrosse and four years of soccer at Harvard, earning All-American honors in the latter
• Father, Ian Tapsall, played field hockey for South Gate (1975-80) and was a U21 England trialist
• Uncle, Manzar Iqbal, was the captain of the USA Men's Field Hockey team in the 1984 Summer Olympics
• Has two older sisters, Brittany and Olivia Tapsall, and a younger sister, Faye Tapsall
• Undeclared major

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