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    Dana Hughes
    Dana Hughes
    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Cranberry Twp, Pa.

    High School:
    Seneca Valley

    Position:
    Student Assistant Coach

    05/01/2013

    Hughes and Gratz Win CPIA's Kinsman Award

    Award is CPIA's Highest Honor for a Student-Athlete

    04/18/2013

    UConn's 2013-14 Uniforms Unveiled

    Event was Open to Public and Available via Live Stream

    12/07/2012

    Seven Huskies Named 2011-12 NFCA All-America Scholar-Athletes

    Softball has seven tabbed as scholar-athletes

    07/27/2012

    Over 200 UConn Student-Athletes Honored By BIG EAST

    Honorees showed success in both academics and athletics

    10/27/2011

    Student Assistant Coach Dana Hughes Inspires On And Off The Field

    Dana Hughes Plays Variety Of Roles With Huskies




    "Critically injured her senior year of high school, Dana's promising collegiate softball career has been cut short. However, the energy, spirit and determination that Dana brings to our program is irreplaceable. She is a dynamic young lady and true inspiration to us all."
    - Head Coach Karen Mullins


    High School: Earned four varsity letters at Seneca Valley High School ... Named to the All-Section team in her freshman, sophomore and junior seasons ... Played for the Pittsburgh Spirit for nine years coming in second at Nationals in 2005 with a season record of 82-2 ... Finished with a .500 batting average after four years in high school ... Also a member of the volleyball and indoor track teams.

    Personal:A communication sciences major... born on March 31, 1991.