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    Kiersten Tupper
    23 Kiersten Tupper
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Camillus, N.Y.

    High School:
    West Genesee High

    Position:
    Attack

    07/27/2012

    Over 200 UConn Student-Athletes Honored By BIG EAST

    Honoress showed success in both academics and athletics

    04/29/2012

    Lacrosse Season Ends With 12-9 Loss To No. 14 Loyola

    UConn records second most wins in program history, finishes 10-6 overall.

    04/27/2012

    Huskies Stretch Winning Streak To Three Against Nova, 13-6

    M.E. Lapham notched the 200th point of her career with a goal at 21:18 of the second half.

    04/26/2012

    Huskies Look To Complete Four-Game Winning Streak

    Women's lacrosse will end the regular season with home games on Friday at 4 p.m. and Sunday at 1 p.m.

    04/20/2012

    Huskies Register Three Hat Tricks in Win at Cincy

    Lax Picks Up 17-8 Road Win

    05/07/2012

    2012 Lacrosse Senior Day

    The Huskies honored seniors Colleen DeRonda, Megan Lally, M.E. Lapham, Stephanie Norton and Kiersten Tupper

    04/04/2012

    Kiersten Tupper

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    2012: Started all 14 games in which she played... Served as a co-captain... Finished the season with 27 goals and 15 assists for 42 points... 27 goals and 42 points marked career highs... Ended her career ranked No. 2 all-time at UConn with 81 assists and No. 4 all-time with 169 points... Recorded 12 ground balls and four draw controls... Tied her career high with four goals on three occasions; against Iona (Feb. 18), at Binghamton (March 3) and at New Hampshire (March 17)... Recorded eight multi-goal games on the season.

    2011: Played in 15 games and started 12... finished the season ranked third on the team with 35 points and 19 goals... led the Huskies with 16 assists... has recorded 66 career assists to claim second place in UConn all-time history... averaged 2.33 points per game... collected nine ground balls and caused two turnovers... controlled 10 draws... .452 shooting percentage ranked fifth all-time in a single season at Connecticut... finished the season with a .952 shots on goal percentage.

    2010:Part of the starting lineup in 15 of 17 games played...paced the Huskies with 21 assists, finishing the season with 41 points...led the team in scoring against Iona (2/24) with two goals and a game-high four assists...named BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week (3/1) following two-goal, two-assist and three-ground ball effort against Canisius...recorded her first hat trick of the season versus Quinnipiac (3/3), winning two draw controls and getting three ground balls...had a goal and an assist at Binghamton (3/7), capitalizing on a free-position opportunity and causing a turnover...scored twice and had two assists against Marist (3/10)...had a goal, an assist and a draw control at Sacred Heart (3/13)...finished with a goal and an assist at Holy Cross (3/24), adding two ground balls and a draw control...co-led the Huskies in scoring at Rutgers (4/3) with a goal and three assists...scored two goals and had an assist at then-No. 15 Georgetown (4/5)...had a goal and an assist in win over Villanova (4/16)...had two assists and a draw control at Cincinnati (4/25)...finished the Notre Dame game (5/1) with two goals and an assist.

    2009: An impact player as rookie, started in all 16 games...recorded at least one point in each contests, scoring at least once in 11 games...led the team with 51 points, including a team-best 29 assists...was 5-for-10 on free-position shots on the year...recorded five points in three games, including the season-opener against Vermont (2/21)...had a pair of assists and a pair of draw controls at Hofstra (2/25)...scored on a free-position shot, adding three assists in Fairfield game (2/28)...had two goals and two assists at Quinnipiac (3/5)...scored four goals and added an assist for five points versus New Hampshire (3/7)...recorded two goals and two assists against Harvard (3/18)...matched season-high four-goal effort against Brown (3/21)...scored twice and had three assists in win over Cincinnati (3/27), adding two ground balls and a draw control...had two assists at Georgetown (4/5)...recorded a goal and an assist with three ground balls against Rutgers (4/15)...finished the Holy Cross (4/15) win with two goals, two assists, a ground ball and a season-high two caused turnovers...had a pair of assists in the season-finale at Notre Dame (4/18).

    Before UConn: Transferred from LeMoyne College...received All-Central New York Player of the Year award in 2008...was selected to the All-American First-Team and All-Central New York First-Team following her senior season...helped her high school squad to consecutive New York State Lacrosse Championships in 2007 and 2008...earned a spot on the NYS All-Tournament Team in 2008...was named West Genesee's Most Valuable Player after setting the record for assists in a single season with 93...served as the team captain her senior year...twice named to the all-conference first team (2007; 2008) after receiving honorable mention accolades in 2006...she competed in the 2007 Empire State Games and was the MVP of the UPTOP Lacrosse Tournament the same year...also played for the Star Riders Lacrosse Club...also played soccer at West Genesee and was the team captain in 2007...a four-time scholar-athlete in lacrosse and soccer...a member of the National Honor Society.

    Personal: Kiersten Lynn Tupper...looks to declare a major in health services or sport management...born April 7, 1990.

    Season GP-GS G A Pts Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW GB DC TO CT
    2009 16-16 22 29 51 45 .489 36 .800 0 12 10 37 6
    2010 17-15 20 21 41 41 .488 34 .829 1 15 6 39 3
    2011 15-12 19 16 35 42 .452 40 .952 0 9 10 30 2
    2012 14-14 27 15 42 50 .540 39 .780 1 12 4 28 7
    Total 62-57 88 81 169 178 .494 149 .837 2 48 30 134 18
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