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Emily Ashton
Emily  Ashton

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Albany, N.Y.

High School:
Albany Academies

Height:
6-0


Background
• Rowed for Albany Rowing Center under head coach Mike MacMinn from 2012-16
• Member of the 2015 U.S. Junior National World Development Team in 2015
• Participated in the 2015 U.S. Junior Selection Camp
• Placed 1st in the U19 Women's quad at Canadian Henley in 2015
• Placed 2nd at Royal Canadian Henley in the Women's U17 Quad in 2013
• Placed 3rd at Royal Canadian Henley in the U23 Women's Double in 2016
• Won a State Championship in the senior women's 8+
• Also participated in basketball and swimming in high school
• Was a National Chinese Honor Society Member from 2014-17

Personal

• Daughter of David Ashton and Kathy Moser
• Born in Albany, N.Y.
• Has 2 younger sisters, Julia and Natalie, who are twins
• Worked with the Community Loan Fund building a mural
• Was a part of Key Club

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Jeff White
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No. 1 Cavaliers Reach Another Milestone
Men's Basketball
2/22/18
Top-ranked Virginia clinched the No. 1 seed in the ACC tournament Tuesday night with a hard-earned victory over Georgia Tech at John Paul Jones Arena.
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New Era Begins for Davenport Field
Baseball
2/21/18
The expanded Davenport Field was unveiled Tuesday, and a crowd of 3,709, the largest ever for a UVA home opener, turned out for the game.
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Davenport Field Ready for Unveiling
Baseball
2/20/18
No. 15 Virginia hosts VMI at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Davenport Field, which has been expanded and upgraded since the end of last season.

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