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    Nina Klein
    88 Nina Klein
    Class:
    RS Freshman

    Hometown:
    Topton, Pa.

    High School:
    Brandywine Heights

    Position:
    Goalkeeper

    Birthdate:
    06/06/1995

    11/21/2014

    No. 3 UConn Advances to 2014 National Championship Game

    The Huskies are headed back to the title game for the second-straight season and sixth time overall

    11/16/2014

    No. 3 UConn Advances to 2014 National Semifinals with 3-1 Win Over Stanford

    The Huskies will take on Albany on Nov. 21 in their second-straight NCAA Semifinal appearance

    11/15/2014

    UConn Moves Past Kent St., 6-1, in NCAA First Round Matchup

    Charlotte Veitner registered a first-half hat trick as the Huskies won their 11th-straight game

    11/09/2014

    Field Hockey Claims 2014 Big East Championship Crown

    The Huskies defeated Temple, 4-1, on Sunday to clinch a spot in the 2014 NCAA Tournament

    11/07/2014

    UConn Advances to 13th-Straight Big East Tournament Final with 3-1 Win Over Providence

    Freshman Charlotte Veitner tallied her third goal in two games as the Huskies moved past the Friars in Friday's semifinal game

    10/10/2014

    UConn vs ODU

    UConn vs ODU Field Hockey

    2014: Recorded starts in each of the Huskies' 21 contests as the goalkeeper.. Has earned 18 wins and made 47 saves for the Huskies in the net... Currently ranks seventh in the nation with a 1.13 goals against average... Was named the Big East Defensive Player of the Week on Oct. 13... Has earned seven shutouts... Has kept opponents to one goal or fewer on 14 occasions.

    2013: Redshirt season.

    High School:A four-year starter for head coach Donna Hordendorf at Brandywine Heights High School ... Selected as team captain and MVP in 2012 ... Honored as a Pennsylvania Field Hockey Coaches Association First Team All-State selection in 2011 and 2012. Tabbed as an honorable mention selection in 2010 ... A National Field Hockey Coaches Association First Team honoree in 2012 and a Second Team selection in 2011 ... Also tabbed as a NFHCA Second Team All-American during her senior season ... Played every minute of all 36 games during her junior and senior seasons, making 198 saves on 236 shots on goal while tallying seven shutouts ... A member of the High Styx Field Hockey Club since 2007 ... Competed in Indoor Nationals every year since 2008 ... Her U14 Team won in 2008 and her U19 won in 2012 ... Has competed in the USA Field Hockey National Festival every year since 2009 with her U19 Teams capturing gold in 2011 and 2012 ... Has Competed in the USA Futures in each year since 2008 ... Has extensive experience at the Junior National Camp, competing with the U17 Junior National Team in 2012 during which she traveled to Canada in April of 2012 for a four-game series against the Canadian U17 Team.

    Personal:Nina Allison Klein ... Father is Michael Klein and mother is Bernice Klein ... A human development and family studies major ... Born June 6, 1995 in Topton, Pa.

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