Field Hockey and Lacrosse Honored by the BIG EAST
Iacobucci Earns First Chance in USWNT Program
Collins, Heistand, Iacobucci and Umstead in USA Pipeline
Collins, Heistand, Iacobucci and Umstead Chosen to Participate
Matches on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
UCONN vs UMASS (photo by Stephen Slade)
UCONN vs Pacific (photo by Stephen Slade)
UCONN vs Stanford Field Hockey
UConn vs Temple (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs UMass (photo by Stephen Slade)
- 2016 All-Big East Second Team
- 2016 All-Mideast Region Second Team
- All-Mideast Region First Team
- All-NCAA Tournament Team
- All-Big East Second Team
2016: Started all 24 games for the Huskies…Recorded three goals and three assists throughout the season…Primarily served as a defensive midfielder, playing a crucial role in UConn’s defense…Helped the Huskies allow just 1.22 goals per game…Named All-Big East Second Team and All-Mideast Region Second Team.
2015: Earned starting nods in all 23 games...Tallied a goal in the Big East Championship against Temple (11/8)...Had one assist against Georgetown (10/31)...Scored her first career goal against Villanova (10/3)…Dished an assist in 9-1 win over Columbia (9/6).
2014: Saw action in 22 contests with 15 starts... Part of an offensive attack that scored 15 goals in back-to-back wins over Providence and Yale... Registered her first career collegiate point with an assist in UConn's 6-1 win over Kent St. on Nov. 15 in the NCAA First Round.
High School: Competed at Hamburg Area High School... Earned four varsity letters in her career and was tabbed as Team MVP in each of her four years with the Hawks... Scored a combined 47 goals and registered 29 assists in her final two seasons en route to two All-state selections and a Regional All-America honor in her senior campaign... Served as Team Captain in both her junior and senior years, helping to lead Hamburg to a 30-16 record... Finished her high school career with 73 total goals and 58 assists... Member of the U.S. Women's U19 National Team.
Personal: Karlie Marie Hesitand... Daughter of Cliff and Diane... Has one sister, Rayell (23), who played for the Huskies from 2008-11 and earned a spot on the United States Field Hockey National Team ... A biochemistry major... was a member of the swimming, track and field and cross country teams during high school.