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10 Emily Fazzini

At Rider:
Business Administration major...enters the 2014-15 season as a 60-game veteran…Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference All-Academic honoree...as a junior, started the first four games of the year before an ankle injury ended her season…before the injury, was averaging 25.5 minutes and 9.8 points per game while shooting almost 90 percent from the free throw line…opened the season with back to back 13 point performances at Lafayette (November 8, 2013) and at Seton Hall on November 10, 2013…compiled 11 points against defending Ivy League champion Princeton on November 19, 2013…as a sophomore, played in the last 26 games after missing the first four contests of the season with an ankle injury...second on the team in three-point field goal percentage (.311), third in three-pointers made (1.2) and fourth in scoring (6.4), field goals made (2.2), steals (1.1) and free throw percentage (.800) and was fifth in assists (1.2)...scored nine points in a row late in the second half to prevent Loyola Maryland from staging a comeback in Rider’s 56-41 win on February 17, 2013...20 points in Rider’s win over Saint Peter’s on January 24, 2013, making a career-high five three-pointers...10 points in Rider’s come from behind overtime win at Loyola Maryland on January 13, 2013...eight points against St. Francis Brooklyn on December 29, 2012...also had seven points in Rider’s 66-60 win over Army on December 7, 2012...third on the team in three-point field goal percentage, fourth in steals and fifth in scoring...started all 30 games as a Rider rookie...second on the team in three-pointers (27), third in assists (40), steals (29) and minutes played (28.0 per game), fourth in free throw percentage (72%) and fifth in scoring (7.1 points per game)...was named Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week for all games December 5-11, 2011 after averaging 6.5 points and 3.5 rebounds...scored nine points while pulling down four rebounds and had two assists and a block in Rider’s win at NJIT on December 11, 2011...career-highs in points (22) and steals (5) while playing all 40 minutes against MAAC-rival Canisius on February 10, 2012...played 25 or more minutes in 23 games.

At Archbishop Carroll High School:
Four-year starter and four-time academic honor roll honoree...Second Team All-State (Pennsylvania), First Team All-Southeastern Pennsylvania, First Team All-Catholic League, First Team All-Delco, First Team All-Main Line, team Most Valuable Player and District 12 MVP as a senior...team was runner-up in the PIAA-AAAA state championship and was ranked in the Top 100 in the country...as a junior, earned All-Catholic League honors and honorable mention All-Delco and All-Main Line honors...team won the Philadelphia Catholic League championship...as a sophomore, was named Second Team All-Delco and Second Team All-Main Line...team won the PIAA-AAA State Championship, was the Philadelphia Catholic League Champion and was ranked sixth in the nation...played one season at Conestoga High School...both parents graduated from Saint Joseph's and older brother Matt was a three-year captain at Catholic University...played for the Runnin’ Rebels AAU team for two seasons under Coach Bill McDonough.

Position: Guard
Height: 5'10"
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Wayne, Pa.
High School: Archbishop Carroll
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