Appeared in 10 games ... tallied three ground balls, one caused turnover, and one draw control ... scored one goal and earned one assist ... Recorded a groundball and one caused turnover at Sacred Heart (3/16) ... Tallied her first career assist against LIU (2/16) ... Made her first collegiate appearance against Northwestern (2/8).
Before UMass: A four-time letterwinner for Coach Yelle at Minnechaug High School ... Named to the All-Western Mass. Second Team as a freshman ... Three time All-Western Mass. First Team honoree ... Awarded the Papa Gino's Player of the Month and the Wendy's Heisman Award as a junior ... Named All-Scholastic and received the John Badger Award and the Go Falcons Award as a senior ... Recorded 47 goals, 53 assists, 110 ground balls, and 74 steals as a senior ... Finished her high school career with 147 goals, 169 assists, 4.7 ground balls per game as well as 3.6 steals per game.
Personal: Amber Tobin ... Born December 6, 1993 in New Britain, Connecticut ... Daughter of Dave and Brenda Tobin ... Sister of Brett and Kyle Tobin ... Majoring in Kinesiology.
GET TO KNOW AMBER TOBIN
Why did you choose to come to UMass? I feel in love with the team and the program for my major is really good.
What did others tell you about the program or did you have any previous connections to the program that made the decision easy? My brother played lacrosse here too so that was the reason I originally did not want to come. After meeting the team and visiting the campus I knew i would love it here.
How would one of your teammates describe you? Silly.
What is a talent that you have than most don't know about? I have a really squishy nose, but thats not really a talent.
Outside of athletics, what interests do you have? Being with my friends and family, hiking, going to the beach.
How do you like to start your day? Waking up to Rory's beautiful face.
What are some of your staple foods & what are your "cheat" foods? I could live off of watermelon and pickles. I love oreos and ice creams.
What do you want to be doing in five years? Be working a steady job.
What is your favorite thing about being on the lacrosse team? Being with my best friends everyday.
Who is the best singer on the team? Katie Boden.
Who is most likely to spontaneously start singing & dancing? All of us.
Who do you live with and what is something interesting about that person? Rory-She loves Chris Brown.