Emily Lortz

Emily Lortz

Graduation Year




High School

Conestoga High School


University of Florida (DI)

Why did you pick this college?

I knew I always wanted a big school with a great academic and athletic reputation. In addition, I did not want to be in the Northeast. Therefore, the moment I stepped on Florida’s campus, I knew it was where I wanted to spend my college years.”

What advice would you give to younger Blast players beginning the recruiting process?

Show that you work hard. Any and every coach likes a player that can take risks and doesn’t tire out.”

What’s your favorite part of playing for Blast?

The connections you make on the team along with the current college players that help coach us.”

What other colleges were you considering?

USC, Michigan

Achievements, other sports or activities, etc

Gold Honor Roll, Varsity Girls Basketball starter, Varsity Cross Country Runner (20:34 5k), 4.85 weighted GPA, and member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes; National Tournament Philly Team 1 & 2017 Under Armour Command team

Additional Comments

“I want to thank my parents Daniel and Jennifer Lortz for everything they have done for me.”