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Emily Heslin
Emily  Heslin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Woodbury, Minn.

High School:
Hill-Murray HS

Position:
Midfielder


2017 | JUNIOR SEASON
Started in all 19 games for the Golden Gophers as a defensive midfielder • Wore the captain armband for Minnesota as a junior • Scored three goals, and added two assists, both career highs • Has started the last 42 games for Minnesota • Two of her three goals came from free kicks • Scored her first goal of the season against North Dakota State University in the 3-0 win • Was credited with an assist on the game-winning goal against Michigan State, the first of her career • Scored a goal of her own against Michigan State • Was the first assist on a Julianna Gernes goal against Purdue • Scored her second unassisted goal of the season against Illinois off a free kick. 

2016 | SOPHOMORE SEASON
Received Ironwoman Award • named to the Big Ten All-Tournament Team • scored game-winner in the B1G Tournament championship game over Rutgers • started in each game. 

2015 | FRESHMAN SEASON 
Played in 22 games her collegiate debut season • notched goal in the victory against Omaha  earned the team's Spark "Super Sub" Award.

HIGH SCHOOL
Graduate of Hill-Murray High School • three-year letterwinner in soccer • was a member or the Minnesota Thunder Academy from 2011-2015 • was voted Team MVP in 2014 • attended the Nike ECNL National ID Camp in 2013 • was a member of the PDP-Player Development Program in 2013 and 2014 • Metro East All-Conference player in 2012 and 2014 • honorable mention All-Conference player in 2011 • named to the MN All-State team in 2012 and 2014 • named a high school soccer All-American in 2014 • "A" Honor Roll student all four years of high school • was named a Science Student of the Month in 2013.

PERSONAL
Born August 14, 1996 • daughter of Kevin and Colleen Powers • has an older brother (Matt) • intends to focus her studies on medicine.

Emily Heslin's Career Statistics
Season GP G A PTS SH SOG
2017 19 3 2 8 31 11
2016 23 1 0 2 18 5
2015 22 1 0 2 6 6
Career Totals 64 5 2 12 55 22

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