As A Junior In 2002 ... Named to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and the UMass Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... Started 65 games at shortstop ... Maintained a .260 batting average ... Swatted 53 hits, while scoring 42 runs ... Runs scored tally ranked as the sixth-most in a UMass single-season ... Now stands in fifth-place all-time with 118 career runs scored ... Banged out 11 doubles, two triples and two home runs ... Drove in 33 runs ... Stole 10 bases in 12 attempts ... Second on the team with 12 sacrifice hits ... Recorded 11 multiple-hit performances ... Went 3-for-3 with two RBIs and a stolen base in a 5-2 win over Boston College ... Batted 3-for-6 with a home run in the 5-3 NCAA Regional win over Louisiana Lafayette ... Went 2-for-3 with a home run and two runs scored in the 7-1 victory over Texas Tech ... Hit 4-for-7 with three RBIs, three runs scored in two wins over Rhode Island to claim the A-10 championship ... Hit 2-for-4 with three RBIs in the 7-0 win over Dayton ... Batted 2-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored in the 9-3 win over Harvard.
As A Sophomore In 2001 ... Atlantic 10 All-Conference and All-Tournament pick ... Second team Speedline Northeast Regional team selection ... Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference All-Star ... A-10 Player of the Week (4 /23) ... Named to the Tallahassee Democrat and Florida State All-Tournament teams ... Selected to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and the UMass Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... Made 56 starts at shortstop ... Second on team in batting average (.330) ... First in the Atlantic 10 in runs scored (41), hits (60), doubles (14) and second in triples (six) and total bases (92).
As A Freshman In 2000 ... Selected to both the A-10 All-Conference and All-Tournament teams ... Started all 58 games at shortstop ... Batted .254 with seven doubles, four triples and 23 RBIs ... Ranked second on the team with 35 runs ... Went a perfect 4-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored in a 9-0 win over Central Connecticut ... Hit 2-for-4 with four RBIs and two runs scored in a 9-1 victory over Temple ... Went 4-for-4 with three RBIs and three runs scored in the doubleheader sweep of La Salle.
Before UMass ... Earned four letters in softball at Trinity Catholic (Conn.) High School ... Led the Crusaders to the 1996 FCIAC and state championship ... Four-time All-FCIAC and All-State selection ... Two-time Gatorade Circle of Champions New England and Connecticut Player of the Year (1998-99) ... Four-time Connecticut Post All-Star selection and 1999 MVP ... Allyson Rioux Memorial Award winner ... Member of the National Honor Society and student council president.
Personal ... Full name is Emily Ann Robustelli ... Born on June 13, 1981, in Greenwich, Conn. ... Daughter of Rick and Kathy Robustelli ... Has two brothers, Marc (26) and Greg (18), and a sister, Katie (24) ... Grandfather, Andy Robustelli, played for the New York Giants ... Father, Rick, played football at the University of Connecticut ... Enrolled in the School of Management, majoring in Sport Management.
Emily Robustelli at UMass