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Celebrate The Season Event Held On Friday Night

UConn head coach Geno Auriemma hosted the Celebrate the Season event Friday evening.
April 8, 2017


STORRS, Conn. - The University of Connecticut women's basketball team celebrated the 2016-17 season on Friday evening with a reception at the Werth Family UConn Basketball Champions Center in Storrs. The event, which was organized by the UConn Foundation's Office of Alumni Relations, was attended by over 400 fans.

Fans were treated to a tour of the beautiful Werth Center, which was followed by a social hour with the players and coaching staff.

Husky head coach Geno Auriemma hosted the event and gave a recap of this past season, introduced players and staff, thanked the fans for coming out and even cracked a few jokes along the way.

Seniors Saniya Chong and Tierney Lawlor also addressed the crowd during the course of the evening.

Director of athletics David Benedict closed the evening with a thank you to everyone in attendance and put another successful season in the books.

Click on the link above to view a photo gallery from Friday night.