Navy came out strong in its 2009 conference debut, scoring six-straight goals and using an 11-1 run to soar past Lafayette. Nine different Mids scored goals, led by junior Mary Ruttum's game-high four markers.
2009 (Junior): Played in all 18 contests, earning 17 starts and producing nine goals ... scored a pair of goals in wins over Detroit Mercy (2/22) and at Canisius (3/13) ... has five career multi-goal games ... also scored in Navy's Patriot League Tournament win over Lehigh. Game-By-Game Statistics
2008 (Sophomore): Appeared in 14 of 17 games as a reserve attacker ... finished seventh on the team with 14 goals ... had four multi-goal efforts, including a pair of hat tricks in wins over St. Francis (Pa.) and Robert Morris ... netted a pair of goals in home wins over Howard and league foe Bucknell ... scored her first collegiate goal in a win over Niagara on March 1 ... also registered scores against Saint Mary's (Calif.) as well as league foes Colgate and Lafayette ... was remarkably accurate, scoring goals on 14 of her 16 attempts on goal ... collected five ground balls, four draw controls and caused a pair of turnovers on the spring ... converted two-of-three free position opportunities.
2007 (Freshman): Saw extended action on the offensive end, scoring seven points (7 g, 0 a) ... scored two goals against Army Club and UCF Club ... netted one goal on three different occasions.
High School / Personal: A 2006 graduate of Mount Vernon High School in Alexandria, Va. ... lettered four times in lacrosse, four times in swimming and three times in field hockey at Mount Vernon ... was a three-time first-team All-District selection, a second-team All-Region selection and team captain and team MVP in lacrosse ... three-time all-district honoree in field hockey and 2005 team captain ... two-time swimming team captain ... full name is Brittany Nicole Amerau ... daughter of Harold and Carla Amerau ... born Feb. 2, 1988, in Bethesda, Md. ... father, Hal, played football and baseball at the Naval Academy, graduating in 1965 ... father is a retired United States Navy captain, while her mother, Carla, is a retired United States Air Force colonel ... majoring in political science ... service assignment is Navy Pilot.