Joe Boa
Joe  Boa


Brookfield, Conn.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 170


As a Junior (2008): Played in 13 games, while making two starts... Started against Tulsa (8/31) and Yale (10/22)... Scored first career goal at Pittsburgh (10/28)... Recorded first career points at Pittsburgh (10/28) with first career goal... Took five shots with four coming vs. Pittsburgh (10/28).

As a Redshirt Sophomore (2007): Saw action in 14 games, making three starts ... First career start came vs. Syracuse (9/30) ... Took two shots in a career-high 53 minutes against the Orange ... Also started in back-to-back road games against West Virginia (10/19) and Yale (10/24) ... Averaged 20 minutes per appearance.

As a Sophomore (2006): Redshirted season due to injury.

As a Freshman (2005): Saw action in four games for the Huskies, putting in time vs. Marquette (10/1), Providence (10/5), Pittsburgh (10/19) and Akron (11/27) ... Played a season-high 19 minutes against the Golden Eagles on Oct. 1.

Prior to UConn: Lettered four years at Brookfield High School for Head Coach Tony Fernandez ... Two-time all-state selection as a junior and senior ... Received all-conference accolades all four years ... Captain and MVP of senior campaign ... Five-year member of Region 1 Olympic Development Team ... Won three Connecticut state titles with club teams, two with Beachside Soccer and one with West Hartford Wolves.

Personal: Management major ... Born May 19, 1987.