Feb. 13, 2013
Forward/Midfielder, 5-3, Toronto, Ontario/Loretto Abbey Catholic Secondary School
Quoting Miller: “Emily is a very technical and speedy player with versatility to play in the middle and up front. Her Canadian Youth National Team and Under-17 World Cup experience will bode well in our transition to the ACC next year. We see her factoring in significantly to our team next fall.”
High School: Will graduate from Loretto Abbey Catholic Secondary School in Toronto, Ontario in June, 2013…Selected to compete for the Under-17 Team Canada squad, coached by Bryan Rosenfeld…Canada played three matches (vs. Korea, vs. host Azerbaijan and vs. Nigeria) at the 2012 Under-17 Women’s World Cup in Baku, Azerbaijan and finished 1-1-1 in the event…Played two seasons with her club team, Erin Mills Mighty Eagles, coached by Cyprian McFarlane…Guided the Mighty Eagles to the Under-16 Canadian National Championship in 2011 while scoring 11 goals during the tournament…Her team finished as the runner-up at the 2011 Disney Soccer Showcase…Also led the Eagles to two Ontario Cup Championships (2010 and 2011), two OYSL Playoff titles (2010 and 2011), two OYSL West Division titles (2010 and 2011), the 2010 Ontario Indoor Cup championship and 2010 Ontario Summer Games Gold Medal…Selected to compete as a 14-year-old at the Under-15 Team Canada Camp, coached by David Benning…Led her Under-14 team to the Ontario National championship, coached by Ruben Flores…Scored three goals in the championship game…Named an Ontario Scholar Honor Roll student…Also competed in cross country, ice hockey, volleyball and softball…Earned Italian Heritage Foundation Scholarship.
Personal: Born Emily Katherine Felicia Pietrangelo on August 23, 1995…Daughter of Mario and Theresa Pietrangelo…Father Mario played football at the University of Toronto…Has two brothers Adam and Daniel…Has a dog named Charlie…Hobbies and interests include knitting and baking…Proficient in trampoline and archery…Holds dual citizenship (Canada, Italy)…Plans to major in kinesiology.