#14 Emily Mathewson


Class Senior
Position Midfielder
Hometown Garnet Valley, Pa.
High School Garnet Valley

2019 IWLCA Honor Roll
AAC Second Team
AAC Attacker of the Week (3/5/19)
2018 Second Team All-BIG EAST
BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll (May 1, 2018)
BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll (Apr. 3, 2018)
BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll (Mar. 13, 2018)
BIG EAST Freshman of the Week (Mar. 21, 2017)
2017 First Year SEC Academic Honor Roll

Goals: 6 (twice) last vs. Denver (4/28/18)
Assists: 5 at Marquette (4/18/18)
Points: 8 at Villanova 3/18/17)
Ground Balls: 3 (twice) last at Cincinnati (4/20/19)
Draw Controls: 5 vs Oregon (3/28/18)
Caused Turnovers: 3 vs Cincinnati (4/22/17)

Junior (2019): 

  • Started all 16 games for the Commodores as a junior attacker
  • Was second on the Commodores with 26 goals
  • Also was second on the team in assists with 16 and points with 42
  • Was first on the team and in the AAC with three game-winning goals
  • Also had 22 draw controls, 21 ground balls and caused eight turnovers
  • Named to the AAC Second Team
  • AAC Attacker of the Week for her game-winning goal in overtime against Louisville

Sophomore (2018): 

  • Started all 17 of Vanderbilt’s games as a sophomore attacker, posting 77 points on 51 goals and 26 assists
  • Named to the All-BIG EAST Second Team
  • Led the team in points and assists and finished second in goals
  • Finished second in the BIG EAST and 22nd in Division I with 77 points
  • Joined Kayla Peterson to become the first duo in Vanderbilt history to score 50 goals in the same season

Freshman (2017): 

  • Started eight games and was one of two freshmen to appear in every game for the Dores
  • Finished the season with 17 goals, 13 assists, 30 points, 12 ground balls, seven caused turnovers and six draw controls
  • Second on the team in assists and fourth in goals and points

High School: 

  • Four-year starter and two-time captain for Jenny Purvis at Garnet Valley High School
  • Two-time PIAA State Champion during sophomore and junior year
  • Set the all-time school record for goals with 302
  • Averaged 90 goals, 71 assists and 67 draw controls during her four years
  • Two-time US Lacrosse All American (15,16)
  • Delaware County Player of the Year in 2016


  • Emily Mathewson
  • Born March 20, 1998 in Media, Pa.
  • Daughter of Joanne and Fred Mathewson
  • Has one older brother, Chris
  • He played baseball at Franklin & Marshall College
  • Majoring in Health and Human Services (Pre-Med)