UConn Field Hockey

UConn Field Hockey: A year in review

UConn Field Hockey: A year in review

The UConn field hockey team is one of the best in the nation and a perennial contender. Head coach Nancy Stevens is the winningest Division I Field Hockey coach in history, and she has led the Huskies to three national championships in her 28-year tenure at UConn, the most recent being in 2017. 

Coaches Week: Eighteen years of a winning culture for Field Hockey

Coaches Week: Eighteen years of a winning culture for Field Hockey

“What gives us value is that we think a lot alike. We value the student athlete experience, it’s very player-centric. We get the players involved in the decision-making because we are here to make them shine,” Stevens says. “It is not at all coach-centric here at the University of Connecticut Field Hockey. Trusting our student athletes and valuing the same things has been what has made our staff so successful.”

Coaches Week: Cheri Schulz of UConn Field Hockey

Coaches Week: Cheri Schulz of UConn Field Hockey

Schulz is the assistant coach and goalkeeper coach for UConn Field Hockey, but her role traverses the whole organization and, in 18 years with the program, has helped create a whole lot of winning along with team development.

UConn still with work to do in the 2018-19 Capital One Cup

UConn still with work to do in the 2018-19 Capital One Cup

UConn currently ranks 22nd out of a qualified 31 teams in the 2018-19 Women’s Capital One Cup, a Division 1 intercollegiate competition that assigns points based on how well different schools do across all athletic competitions.

Postseason is ‘like Christmas’ for UConn field hockey

Postseason is ‘like Christmas’ for UConn field hockey

UConn field hockey enters this year’s Big East tournament as the top-seed for the fourth consecutive season with expectations of winning a fourth consecutive Big East title. For Stevens’ squad, this time of year is nothing new and nothing they are not ready for.

Field Hockey: Huskies to battle Georgetown, American

Field Hockey: Huskies to battle Georgetown, American

The No. 5 UConn field hockey team will travel to Washington, D.C to take on Big East opponent Georgetown Friday at 2 p.m. and American University Sunday at 1 p.m. These will be the final two regular season games for the Huskies (14-3, 6-0 Big East), with the Big East Tournament semifinals set to take place on Nov. 2.

Field Hockey: Huskies clinch Big East regular season title

Field Hockey: Huskies clinch Big East regular season title

The UConn field hockey team clinched the regular season Big East title with a 6-1 victory over No. 19 Liberty on Thursday evening at the George J Sherman Family Sports Complex. The win improved the Huskies to 6-0 in Big East play and 6-3 against ranked opponents.

Field Hockey: Huskies to face Liberty and Boston University

Field Hockey: Huskies to face Liberty and Boston University

Sunday’s opponent, No. 24 Boston University, is fresh off a 3-2 overtime victory at Bucknell. Petra Hall and Ailsa Connolly have paced the Terriers (8-5) with 14 points each. Goalkeeper Kathleen Keegan is conceding 1.96 goals per game with a .569 save rate.