2022 Midnight Coach
Kristyn Gaines graduated from the University of Connecticut in May after four years as a leading Defender for the Huskies. She appeared in 12 games in her first season at UConn… Ranked fourth among freshmen with two caused turnovers. This success continued over the next two years; in her senior year, she started all 17 games for the Huskies … collecting a career high 22 ground balls in that season. Before UConn, Kristyn played four years at the Academy of the Holy Cross, earning All-Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC) First Team honors as a senior and Second Team honors in her sophomore and junior seasons…Was an All-American Honorable Mention in 2013, and named to the All-Gazette First Team in 2013 and 2014… Tabbed as an Under Armour All-American in Washington, D.C. following her 2013 season… All-Met Honorable Mention as a junior and senior… Played two years of field hockey at her high school, receiving Team MVP honors in 2012 and 2013… Earned All-WCAC First Team honors in 2012 and was named the WCAC Player of the Year as a junior.