Sowry On Novak: "I'm thrilled that Amy is back ... she is fit and healthy ... getting her athleticism back ... we're are taking it day by day because we want her to be 100 percent strong ... with just her instincts and raw athleticism, she can be a contributor in a positive, attacking way."
As A Redshirt Sophomore In 2008: Played in 18 games ... Finished with one assist for one point with 13 shots ... Notched an assist in UMass' 5-1 victory over Siena (10/4) ... Put a shot on goal vs. Harvard (9/14) ... Had one shot on goal against both Northeastern (9/7) and Dartmouth (9/5).
As A Sophomore In 2007: Redshirted while recovering from a back injury.
As A Freshman In 2006: Played in 16 games, starting in one ... Finished with two assists for two points ... Took two shots, both of which were on goal.
Before UMass: Four-year letterwinner for Cindy Hook at Annandale (Va.) High School ... She was the highest scorer on her team as a senior with 15 goals and six assists ... Her senior year accolades include first-team All-District, first-team All-Region, second-team All-State, Washington Post second-team All-Met, first-team All-Fairfax Journal and Patriot District Player of the Year ... Novak led her team to undefeated seasons in district play each of her four years ... They were district champions in her junior year and runner-up the other three seasons ... In addition, her sophomore year team was regional runner-up and state quarterfinalists ... Novak played indoor field hockey with Rampage at the 2003-2006 National Indoor Tournament ... They were pool champions in 2005 and 2006 and participated in the 2003-2005 National Field Hockey Festival.
Personal: Amy Lynn Novak ... Born July 20, 1988 ... Daughter of Steve and Vicki Novak ... Sister of Stephen and Tori Novak... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.
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