Huskies will make 31st NCAA appearance Saturday at home.
Huskies earn second AAC title in three years after defeating SMU 1-0 Sunday
Ribeiro now leads the nation in total goals, total points and game-winners.
UConn hosts Tulsa and Memphis to begin conference slate
Ribeiro ties her single game career-best five points
UCONN vs Temple (photo by Stephen Slade)
UCONN vs Yale (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs BU (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Army West Point (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Colgate Women's Soccer
2016: Played in 17 matches, started in five...Tallied three assists on the season...Picked up assists in back-to-back games against Pacific (Sept. 2) and CCSU (Sept. 4)...Played career-high 60 minutes versus USF (Nov. 4)...Named to the American Athletic Conference All-Tournament team.
2015: Played in 16 matches…scored her second goal of her career against Army (Sept. 11)…played a career high 51 minutes in the season opener against Colgate (Aug. 21).
2014: Played in 17 matches off the bench...scored a goal vs. Stony Brook (Sept. 7)...assisted on the game-winning goal and played a season-high 43 minutes in the NCAA Tournament first round vs. New Hampshire (Nov. 15).
Before UConn: Played high school soccer at Branford High... helped capture three consecutive SCC Oronoque Championships from 2010-2013... won the SCC Tournament Championship in 2012 and reached the Class L Tournament Final in 2013... captained the Branford club in her senior season... named Southern Connecticut Conference Player of the Year... All-State selection... named Most Valuable Player in 2013... two-time New Haven Register All-Area choice in 2012 and 2013... concluded her high school career with 31 goals and 26 assists... garnered All-SCC Oronoque recognition in three of her four seasons... Honor Student who was selected as a Wendy's High School Heisman Winner.
Personal: Tanya Maria Alrui...born Dec. 15, 1995...daughter of Christopher and Alexandra Altrui...has one sister, Stephanie (22)...plans to major in nursing at UConn.