Newman Named Offensive Player of the Week, Clemens Tabbed Rookie of the Week
Three Players Register Double-Digit Kills as Colonials Top Flyers For First Time Since 2002
Three Players Post 10+ Kills as Colonials Strike First in Revolutionary Rivalry
Goss and Williams Pace Offense, Colonials Post 11.0 Team Blocks
Colonials Stun First-Place Rams in Front of Raucous Smith Center Crowd
George Washington vs. Towson 9/29/13
2013 as a freshman: Led team with 708 assists in 106 sets in debut season ... posted 25 assists or better in 15 matches ... ten double-doubles ... named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week on Nov. 4 after averaging 12.12 assists, 3.25 digs and posting a pair of double-doubles in victories over Dayton and Duquesne ... finished second on team with 228 digs and third with 20 service aces ... posted career-high total of 52 assists to lead GW to first victory over Dayton since 2002 (11/1) ... recorded five kills on four occasions.
High School/Club: Four-time Most Valuable Player and five-year varsity player at Lindenhurst High School under head coach Kellie Black ... 2012-13 Under Armour First-Team All-American selection after leading Lindenhurst to a 15-4 overall record and an appearance in the Suffolk County Class AA Championship game ... Newsday All-Long Island Player of the Year after totaling 315 kills, 233 digs and 68 service aces ... top-rated player in the six-state region of New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Maine ... two-time All-County (2009, 2010), four-time All-County Tournament Team (2009-12) and three-time Newsday All-Long Island selection (2010-12) ... played for Long Island Volleyball Academy.
Personal: Born Emily Lynn Clemens on 5/31/95 in Lindenhurst, NY ... daughter of William & Karen Clemens ... has three sisters, Kylie, Jenna and Carolyn ... intended major is Physical Therapy.