29 Emily Lydon
29 Emily Lydon
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Scituate, Mass.
High School: Thayer Academy
Position: D
Major: Biological Engineering

2014: Appeared in 21 games … made nine starts … recorded one shot in the Engineers’ 1-1 tie with WPI (9/20) … was apart of a defensive unit that pitched six consecutive shutouts, which established a new program record ... MIT's defense also posted 11 shutouts ... 2014 NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … CoSIDA Academic All-District. 

2013: Played in 20 games as a junior, making four starts … was part of the strong MIT defensive line that only allowed nine goals all season … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference.


2012: Play seven games … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference.

2011: Played in eight games.

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in biological engineering with a concentration in anthropology … conducted vaccine research at the Langer Laboratory and researched in the Steele Laboratory at Massachusetts General Hospital … Alpha Phi Sorority social chair … associate advisor for freshmen.

High School: A 2011 graduate of the Thayer Academy … three-year letterwinner … also competed in track and field where she was a captain and four-time letterwinner … salutatorian … National Honor Society … president of Habitat for Humanity … freshmen mentor … National Merit Finalist.