Nina Klein was named the conference's Defensive Player of the Week after allowing just one goal in 170 minutes of action
2014: Saw action in all 23 games with nine starts... Tallied a season-high six points in an impressive performance against Georgetown (Oct. 4) contributing three goals to the Huskies 6-0 victory...Also lifted UConn to a 2-1 defeat of Boston University (Oct. 12) with the game-winning goal of the contest... Notched a goal 80 seconds into UConn's NCAA Quarterfinal game against Stanford on Nov. 16... Finished with nine goals and two assists for 20 total points.
High School: Played four years at Perkiomen High School under Jamie Warren... Named Team Captain for the 2013 campaign and scored a team-best 51 goals and registered 17 assists... Named to the PHSFHCA All-State First Team and PAC-10 Conference First Team.... Honored as the Player of the Season by the Pottstown Mercury in 2013... Burst onto the scene in her freshman season, tallying 13 goals and 14 assists... Scored 64 goals and logged 28 assists between 2010 and 2011... Member of the 2012-13 USA Field Hockey Jr. Women's U-19 National Indoor Team under coach Rennie Milne... Also played for the 2014 U-19 National Team under Dhellie Onstead and Jarrid Martin.
Personal: Casey Diana Umstead... Daughter of Todd and Becky... Has two brothers, Bret (27), and Dylan (22).... Played softball for four years in high school, serving as a two-year captain... A biological sciences major.