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    No. 4 Field Hockey Welcomes Georgetown and No. 13 Stanford to Storrs This Weekend

    UCONNHUSKIESDOTCOM Vicky Arthur and the Huskies will play two games this weekend.
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    Vicky Arthur and the Huskies will play two games this weekend.
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    Oct. 11, 2012

    STORRS, Conn - The No. 4 University of Connecticut field hockey team will play its final two home games of the 2012 regular season this weekend as the Huskies take on Georgetown on Saturday at 12 p.m. before squaring-off against No. 13 Stanford on Sunday at 1 p.m. All action takes place at the George J. Sherman Family Sports Complex in Storrs.

    UConn will honor its members of the 2012 senior class on Sunday. Alicia Angelini, Vicky Arthur, Katherine Baker, Louisa Boddy and Erin Koonz will be honored in a pregame ceremony.

    The Last Meeting
    Connecticut10
    Georgetown0
    October 7, 2011
    Washington D.C. (American University)
    No. 4 Field Hockey Explodes for 10 Goals in Shut Out Victory Over Georgetown
    Freshman Chloe Hunnable and midfielder Alicia Angelini each scored a pair of goals and Kim Krzyk and Allison Angulo combined for seven assists as the No. 4 University of Connecticut field hockey team defeated Georgetown, 10-0, on Friday afternoon in our nation's capital. With the win, the Huskies improve to 11-1 on the season and 4-0 in BIG EAST play. The Hoyas slip to 2-10, 0-3.

    The Last Meeting
    Stanford2
    Connecticut4
    August 29, 2011
    Storrs, Conn.
    Four Different Huskies Score to Lead Field Hockey Past No. 20 Stanford, 4-2
    Four different Huskies scored and Jestine Angelini tallied four points to lead the No. 4 University of Connecticut field hockey team past No. 20 Stanford on Monday afternoon at the George J. Sherman Family Sports Complex in Storrs. With the win, the Huskies improve to 2-0 while the Cardinal slip to a level 1-1.

    Connecticut, 13-0, is off to its second-best start in school history and is tied for first place in the BIG EAST Conference with No. 1 Syracuse with a 4-0 mark. Georgetown comes into the weekend with a 2-12 record and is 0-3 in the league.

    Annie Wilson leads the way offensively for the Hoyas with four goals and five assists for a team-high 13 points.

    The Cardinal comes into the weekend on a three-game winning streak and will square-off against the aforementioned Orange on Friday in Amherst, Mass. Stanford is 2-3 against ranked opponents this year but dropped a 3-2 double-overtime decision to then No. 1 Maryland earlier this season.

    Becky Dru is leading the Cardinal with 19 points and Courtney Halderman has netted a team-high eight goals. Hope Burke and Maddie Secco have also tallied double-digit points this season for Stanford.

    UConn has won each of its five showdowns against ranked opponents, defeating No. 9 Penn State, No. 15 Michigan, No. 21 Albany, No. 16 New Hampshire and No. 12 Boston University.

    Connecticut, which is second in the BIG EAST this season in both goals allowed and goals scored have relied heavily on junior goalkeeper Sarah Mansfield this season. Mansfield, an All-America selection in 2011, has posted a .98 goals against average and a .841 save percentage this season to anchor the UConn defense.

     

     

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