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    Roisin Upton
    6 Roisin Upton
    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Limerick, Ireland

    High School:
    Crescent College

    Position:
    Midfield

    09/14/2014

    No. 15 Boston College Tips No. 2 UConn In Shoot-Out

    Bowden and Davidson tallied for the Huskies in the setback

    09/12/2014

    Field Hockey Picks Up First Road Win of the Season, Moves to 4-0

    Three different Huskies scored in the win as UConn took home a 3-0 victory over UNH

    09/06/2014

    Field Hockey Tops Penn State, 1-0, in Overtime

    Junior Sophie Bowden tallied the game-winner with 5:33 remaining in overtime

    08/29/2014

    Field Hockey Begins 2014 Season On Sunday

    The Huskies welcome Northwestern to Storrs for a 12 p.m. showdown

    08/22/2014

    Upton, Davidson Named as 2014 Team Captains

    Head Coach Nancy Stevens announced on Friday that Roisin Upton and Chrissy Davdison will serve as captains in 2014

    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

    11/02/2013

    UConn vs Temple

    UConn vs Temple Field Hockey

    Roisin Upton Photo Gallery

    • 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

    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 ... Elementary education major ... Born April 4, 1994 in Limerick, Ireland.

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