Emily Gaven - Lacrosse - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#30 Emily Gaven Season 2023-24


Class Graduate
Hometown Garden City, N.Y.
High School Garden City High School
Major Finance

As a junior at Georgetown (2022)

  • Named Second Team All-BIG EAST.
  • Appeared in all 18 games and started 17 of them.
  • Recorded 142 saves on the year.
  • Awarded the Kim Simons Coaches award.
  • Earned a spot on the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll the week of May 2nd.

As a sophomore at Georgetown (2021)

  • Appeared in all 16 games for the Hoyas and started all 16.
  • Recorded 127 saves.
  • 2021 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.
  • Named to the Irish National Team.

As a freshman at Georgetown (2020)

  • Appeared in two games for the Hoyas tallying 39:34 minutes.
  • Managed four saves with a 10.61 GAA.
  • Went 0-1 in the cage.
  • BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
  • Season shortened due to COVID-19 pandemic.

The Gaven File:

  • A three-year letterwinner and two-year starter at Garden City High School.
  • Served as a captain senior year and was named a Newsday Top 100 High School Girls lacrosse player as well as being All-Nassau County in 2019.
  • Team won the New York State Championship in 2017.
  • Also played basketball and field hockey.
  • Played on the Yellow Jackets Blue club team serving as captain her junior and senior year.
  • Team won U-15 Nationals in 2016.
  • Member of the Principal’s List as well as the National and Latin Honor Societies.