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    Roisin Upton
    6 Roisin Upton
    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Limerick, Ireland

    High School:
    Crescent College

    Position:
    Midfield

    11/23/2014

    Back-to-Back! UConn Field Hockey Wins 2014 National Championship

    The Huskies claimed their fourth national title with a 1-0 victory over Syracuse on Sunday

    11/19/2014

    No. 3 UConn Returns to NCAA National Semifinals on Friday

    UConn will face Albany on Friday, Nov. 21 at 4:45 p.m.

    11/18/2014

    Upton Honored as the NFHCA Mideast Region Player of the Year

    The junior was one of five Huskies to be honored by the NFHCA with an All-Region selection on Monday

    11/17/2014

    Five Huskies Receive All-Mideast Region Honors on Monday

    All five players were honored as All-Big East selections earlier this month

    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

    10/10/2014

    UConn vs ODU

    UConn vs ODU Field Hockey

    11/24/2013

    UConn Photo Gallery

    Photos by Steve Lucas

    11/24/2013

    UConn vs.Duke - National Championship

    UConn Field Hockey Defeated Duke, 2-0, to claim its Third National Championship on Nov. 24 in Norfolk, Va.

    11/22/2013

    UConn vs. North Carolina

    No. 4 UConn defeats No. 3 North Carolina in penalty strokes to advance to the National Championship.

    11/10/2013

    UConn vs. Old Dominion Photo Gallery

    Photos by Steve Slade

    Roisin Upton Photo Gallery

    • 2014 Big East Defensive Player of the Year
    • 2014 NFHCA All-Mideast Region First Team
    • 2014 All-Big East First Team
    • 2014 Big East Tournament Most Outstanding Player
    • 2014 Big East Preseason Defensive Player of the Year
    • 2013 Second Team All-American
    • 2013 All-BIG EAST First Team
    • 2013 NFHCA All-Mideast Region First Team
    • 2013 All-NCAA Tournament Team
    • 2013 All-Big East Tournament Team
    • 2012 All-Big East Tournament Team

    2014: Started in 20 games this season...Scored the game-winning goal in UConn's 2-1 victory over Lafayette (Sept. 21), also contributing to the win with an assist...Has tallied 24 points so far on the season with 12 assists and six goals... Registered an assist in UConn's 3-1 win over Stanford in the NCAA Quarterfinals (Nov. 16).... Tabbed as the Big East Tournament's Most Oustanding Player after scoring a goal and dishing out an assist... Named to the All-Mideast Region First Team by the NFHCA.

    2013: Started in all 25 games for the Huskies... Finished the season with 40 points, including 12 goals... Named a Second Team All-American... Selected as a member of the All-BIG EAST First Team... Placed on the National Field Hockey Coaches Association All-Mideast Region First Team... Tied for sixth in the conference with 12 goals... Recorded a score in nine of UConn's 25 games... Tallied a six point game against Boston University (Oct. 13), scoring two goals... Registered the game-winning goal against Princeton (Sept. 29).

    2012:Started on the backline in each of UConn's final 17 games of the 2012 season ... Anchored a Husky defense that finished third nationally with a 1.15 opponents goals against average and shut the opposition out seven times. In fact, the UConn defense held its opponent to one goal or less in 15 of 22 games during the 2012 season.

    Before UConn:Helped Crescent to one Munster Minor Cup, two Munster Junior Cups, two Munster Senor Cups and an All-Ireland bronze medal ... Helped her club team, Catholic Institute, win an Irish Trophy medal, two Munster League titles and two Munster Cup Championships ... Played interprovincial hockey with the Munster U16 team for three years, the Munster U18 team for three years and currently competes with the Munster U21 squad ... Junior Munster player of the year 2011 ... 2011 Junior Irish player of the year ... Played with the Irish U18 Team for two years, winning the Munster schools senior soccer medal ... She also captained her county (Limerick) in Gaelic football at under age level ... Has a Munster inter-county Gaelic football winners medal and an All-Ireland inter-county winners medal ... She has won a county winners medal in Gaelic football at every age level with her club, Mungret ... Served as the team captain for the Ireland U16 team for two years. That team placed third at the Four Nations in Scotland in 2009 and fourth at the 2010 Europeans in Barcelona ... Vice Captain of the Irish U17 team at the Inaugural Youth Olympic Games in Singapore in 2010.

    Personal:Roisin Upton ... Parents are Pauline and Dermot Upton ... A psychology major ... Born April 4, 1994 in Limerick, Ireland.

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