23 - Emily Bellush
Emily Bellush
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Newton, Mass.
High School: Newton South High School
Position: P/1B
Last Team: L/L

 

As a junior: Appeared in 39 games for the Bobcats, pitching in 17 of them...Ranked second on the team in batting average (.282), RBI (23) and homeruns (4)...Also contributed 29 hits and nine runs on the year...Earned a 980 fielding percentage at first base with 112 put outs....Compiled a 4.32 ERA with 5 complete games from the circle...Pitched in 82.2 innings and struck out 61.

 

As a sophomore: Appeared in 10 games pitching for the Bobcats, starting in 4 of them...Posted a 4.28 ERA and pitched one complete game.

As a freshman: Appeared in 17 games for the Bobcats, starting in 6 of them...Contributed 3 runs and 2 RBIs...Posted a .900 fielding percentage.

Before Quinnipiac: Was selected to the Boston Herald All-Scholastic Team and was twice named League MVP while playing for Newton South High School... Earned All-League honors in all four seasons... Led Newton South to a league championship in 2004... Also played for the Concord Raiders summer league team.

Personal: Born in Newton, Mass... The daughter of Ruth Sharpe and Roy Bellush... Has an older sister, Kym... Chose Quinnipiac while also considering Fairfield University and the University of Vermont... Majoring in Spanish and Elementary Education.