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18 Emily Rottman
Emily  Rottman


Santa Barbara, Calif.

High School:
Santa Barbara




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Volleyball vs. Marshall (by Matt Riley)

Volleyball vs. Marshall (by Matt Riley)


Volleyball vs. Virginia Tech (by Matt Riley)

Volleyball vs. Virginia Tech (by Matt Riley)


Volleyball vs. Western Kentucky (by Matt Riley)

Volleyball vs. Western Kentucky (by Matt Riley)

• Finished her career with 1,770 digs and 3.71 digs per set, the third-most tallies in UVa history
• Played as the Cavaliers' libero in all 32 matches
• Led UVa with 541 digs and 4.23 digs per set, the sixth-most in the ACC
• Her 541 digs rank as the fifth-most in UVa single-season history
• Earned double-digit digs in 28 matches and 20 or more digs in 12 matches
• Notched a season-high 28 digs against Columbia on Sept. 21
• Also served up 21 aces
• Named the Cavalier Classic Most Valuable Player
• Recognized on the Jefferson Cup All-Tournament Team

• Played 31 matches at libero for the Cavaliers
• Earned 490 digs, the 10th-most in UVa history
• Tallied 4.38 digs per set, the sixth-most percentage in Virginia history
• Notched double-digit digs 27 times
• Earned a career-high 40 digs against Clemson on Nov. 3, the fourth-most in a single match in UVa history
• Served a season-high three aces against James Madison on Oct. 16
• Named to the Holiday Inn Jefferson Cup All-Tournament Team

• Played 29 matches, starting 15
• Spent half the season as the libero, before switching to outside hitter
• Led the Cavaliers with 405 digs and 3.75 digs per set
• Earned her 500th career dig against UConn on Sept. 17
• Tallied a season-high 23 digs against East Carolina on Sept. 2

• Played in all 30 matches, starting 26
• Recorded 159 kills and 334 digs
• Named the first ACC Freshman of the Week this year (8/30)
• Recorded her first career double-double against Temple, with 12 kills and 11 digs
• Started her first collegiate match in the season opener against Valparaiso with a career-high 26 digs

Santa Barbara High School
• Ranked No. 52 on's Senior Aces list
• All-American
• All-CIF Southern Section First Team
• Two-time first-team All-Channel League
• Two-time all-tournament team selection

• Daughter of Steve and Suzie Rottman
• Has two younger sisters, Danielle and Alexis
• Father played volleyball at University of Southern California



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