Emilee Cincotta (pronounced SIN-cot-uh) competed in both soccer and basketball at Tigard High School. On the pitch, Cincotta played under Coach Paul Slover and the team was ranked No. 16 nationally by the NSCAA in 2013. She was a 2013 first-team all-state selection as a captain of her team as a junior. Cincotta led her squad in goals during her junior and senior seasons. Academically, she achieved National Honor Society membership. Cincotta was also the captain of Tigard’s basketball team during her junior and senior seasons.
During the club season, Cincotta played for Crossfire Oregon under Coach Alan Cox. Cincotta and her Crossfire squad won the Oregon Premier League State titles in 2011 and 2012, while also claiming the Surf Cup Gold championship in 2011 and 2013. She also was part of the 2011 NW Champions League title team.
Emilee is the daughter of Dan and Lisa Cincotta and was born on July 23, 1996. She has one brother, Matthew. Cincotta plans to major in business administration at Nebraska.
Cincotta on Nebraska
“I was so impressed with everything about Nebraska. They give their athletes all the tools to succeed, not only in their sport but also in the classroom.”