Nolan on Newins: "Emma is a very talented goalkeeper with a bright future in front of her. Technically she's very clean, has great hands and is comfortable dealing with balls in the air. Her work ethic and desire to compete make her a great addition to our goalkeeping complement. I am excited to see her develop over the next four years."
2012: In her first season as a starter, she started all 23 games ... A BIG EAST All-Rookie selection ... An All-BIG EAST Second Team selection ... Finished the season with a 16-4-3 record and a 0.70 goals-against average ... Set a school single-season record with 13 shutouts ... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll once ... A BIG EAST Academic All-Star selection.
2011: Sat out the season with a medical redshirt ... A BIG EAST Academic All-Star selection.
Prior to Georgetown: Played club soccer for the Richmond Strikers ... A two-sport athlete in soccer and basketball at Deep Run ... A team captain, she was also a Second Team All-State Selection ... Posted 10 shutouts for Deep Run as team went 20-1 in 2011 ... Helped lead the Strikers to the 2009 Virginia State Cup title ... Scored 1,000 points in basketball.
Personal: Born in Langhorne, Pa. ... The daughter of Catherine and James Newins ... Has an older sister, Elizabeth, who went to Virginia ... Member of the Key Club, an AP Scholor and a member of the National Honor Society ... Enjoys music and sports and is a dog lover ... Favorite teams are the Washington Redskins and Philadelphia 76ers ... Favorite movie is A Walk to Remember ... Plans to major in accounting and finance.