Heistand Named All-Region for the Third Time
Huskies Will Play in Sunday's BIG EAST Final
Angelini and Hunnable Earn Major Awards
Winner Clinches At Least a Share of BIG EAST
Started in all 22 of UConn's games ... Finished third on the team with 11 goals and 23 points ... Tied for the second-most game-winners with three ... Earned a spot on the All-BIG EAST Second Team ... One of three Huskies to earn a spot on the BIG EAST All-Tournament Team ... The Huskies were 8-1 on the season when Blankmeyer recorded at least on goal ... Recorded a pair of goals in back-to-back wins against Yale (10/6) and Georgetown (10/9) ... Netted a critical goal in UConn's 3-2 NCAA First Round victory against American on November 13.
Started all 22 games... was named to the USA Indoor Field Hockey National Team...tied for third on the team with 11 goals...recorded a hat trick vs. Drexel (9/17)...notched two-goal games in two consecutive games against Fairfield (8/30) and Holy Cross (9/3)...scored a goal in a 2-1 victory in the BIG EAST Championship game against Syracuse (11/8).
2008 U.S. Junior National Camp
Appeared in 21 games while making 16 starts during freshman season...registered two goals and one assist for a total of five points...scored first collegiate goal in 4-3 win over Michigan (9/21)...notched second goal of season in 4-1 win over Louisville in the semifinals of the 2008 BIG EAST Tournament (11/8).
Totaled 44 goals and 43 assists during prep career at Morristown (N.J.) High School...was named as the Morristown Daily Record Player of the Year and was also recognized as a second team All-State choice as a senior...helped guide the Colonials to a pair of conference and sectional titles during her tenure...also lettered in swimming and lacrosse.
Allison Joy Blankmeyer...parents are Sue and Ed Blankmeyer...exploratory major...born June 19, 1990 in Livingston, N.J...her father, Ed Blankmeyer, is the head baseball coach at St. John's (N.Y.) University.