NSCAA All-Americans of Connecticut University 1 4 B I G E A ST P l a y e r s o f t h e Y e a r
44 All-American Selections
8 2 A l l - B I G E A ST S e l e c t i o n s
UConn NSCAA All-Americans Brittany Taylor: A 2007 and 2009 All-American
Mary-Frances Monroe: A 1998, 1999 and 2000
Meghan Schnur: A 2007 All-American … 2006
Carey Dorn: A 1999 All-American ... steady defender who helped UConn to the National Championship game in 1997, where she was named to the NCAA All-Tournament Team … won a World Championship with the San Jose CyberRays in the WUSA’s inaugural season … in the championship game, Dorn scored the second penalty kick after the game remained tied in overtime. Chrisy McCann: A 1998 All-American ... solid defender between 1995–98 … ranks second for most games played in a career at 100 … played in all three years of the WUSA’s existence for the Boston Breakers as a central defender after graduation.
… 2007 and 2009 BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Year … 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2009 All-BIG EAST First team selection … tied for team lead in 2006 with seven goals … made transition to backline full-time in 2007 and helped lead UConn to NCAA quarterfinal round ... returned to the pitch in 2009 after sitting out with a knee injury during her true senior season helping UConn to the NCAA Second Round. and 2007 BIG EAST Midfielder of the Year … four time All-BIG EAST first team selection … ranks ninth on Husky career list with 28 assists ... Trains and competes with the U.S. Women’s National Team.
Kristen Graczyk: A 2003 and 2004 All-American …
2003 BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Year … 2004 BIG EAST Tournament Offensive MVP … holds the school record for most points (26 on 10 goals and six assists) in the NCAA tournament … scored most goals and most points by a junior in the program’s history … third on UConn’s 100-Point Club with 146 career points. Sarah Popper: A 2002 All-American ... helped win the Huskies’ first BIG EAST Tournament Championship as the team’s co-captain … ranks 13th in UConn’s record books for all-time assists with 23 and eighth for most games played with 97 ... played for WUSA’s Boston Breakers after college.
All-American ... member of U.S. National Team between 2000-2001 … ranks seventh in UConn’s 100-Point Club with 117 career points and holds the single-season record for points at 65 during 1998.
Sara Whalen: A 1995, 1996 and 1997 All-American ... World Cup Champion in 1999 with U.S. National team … Olympic Bronze Medalist in 2000 … 1997 NSCAA National Player of the Year … 1997 Honda Award Winner … 1997 NCAA All-Tournament Team … holds the record for most goals, assists and points by a senior in the program’s history … one of only two players to have her jersey number (#8) retired … founding member of the WUSA’s NY Power.
Alexa Borisjuk: A 2001 All-American ... scored the game-winning goal at Nebraska in the Final16 in 2000 … co-captained the first UConn team to win the BIG EAST Tournament Championship … played for WUSA’s Boston Breakers and Philadelphia Charge.
Kerry Connors: A 1995 and 1996 All-American ...
Casey Zimny: A 2001 All-American … U.S.
Christy Rowe: A 1995 All-American ... dynamic forward/midfielder during her career at UConn … member of the U.S. National Team in 1996 ... finished with 70 career points, 31 of which came in her senior year ... as a senior, she was named First Team All-BIG EAST after scoring 10 goals and passing for 11 assists ... selected for the UMBRO All-Star Division I East Women’s Soccer Team.
Youth National team member … 2002 team MVP … played for the Washington Freedom of the WUSA … was converted from center mid to central defender during her time at UConn … “Zim” dominated from the back line while also getting involved in the attack.
one of the leading scorers on UConn’s team throughout her career … ranks fourth on UConn’s 100-Point list with 128 points … member of the U.S. National Team in 1997 … played in the WUSA for the NY Power, Philadelphia Charge and San Diego Spirit.
Karen Warner: A 1994 All-American ... scored the
game-winning penalty kick to help UConn advance to the NCAA Championship game as a freshman in 1990 … member of Youth National team in 1990 … former assistant coach at UConn … went on to earn a Ph.D. from Yale in Anthropology.
2012 UConn women’s soccer media guide
Information and the history of the UConn women's soccer program with biographies on the coaches and athletes