June 3, 2011
EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan State field hockey team will feature a student-athlete every week this spring in attempt to "Meet the Spartans". This week sophomore Kristen Henn (Louisville, KY) sat down with msuspartans.com for the last edition of "Meet the Spartans" and to talk about some of her off the field interests. The midfielder tallied nine goals, three of which were game-winners, and three assists in 2010. Henn was named as a Second-Team All-Big Ten honoree and was listed on the 2010 Longstreth/NFHCA Division I All-Region West Second Team.
Name: Kristen Henn
Nickname: Gigs- because I giggle a lot
Year in School: Sophomore
Hometown: Louisville, KY
Major: Biosystems Engineering
Jersey number: 20
Best thing about being at MSU: Getting to play the sport I love with the girls on the team, all while living the college experience.
Favorite class: Any math class
Favorite movie: The Prestige
Favorite food: Chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream
Favorite restaurant: PF Changs
Do you have any special talents: I can flip my tongue over
Pets: Dog- his name is Jax and he is a collie
Siblings: Brother- Bryan (22)
What do you want to be when you grow up: An engineer in the field of Renewable Energy
Where is the most exotic place you have traveled to: Curacao
Dream vacation spot: St. Thomas
Favorite musician or band: John Mayer
What song gets you pumped up before a game: Do the Shizz- Kenzo
Why did you pick MSU: MSU had exactly what I wanted to study and I fell in love with the field hockey program, team and coaches alike.
Favorite TV show: Law and Order SVU
Favorite celebrity: David Beckham
Favorite thing to do besides play field hockey: Hang out with my friends and family
Favorite store to shop: J.Crew
If you were not playing field hockey, what other sport would you be involved with: Swimming
Favorite spot on campus: The locker room
Favorite pro sport & team: Baseball- Yankees
Favorite game played at MSU: MSU vs. Wake Forest last fall
Pre-game ritual: Dance Parties in the locker room
Funny memory of a team mate or team trip: When our team was walking to the President's house for our champions dinner, Lizzie walked straight into a light pole. She had no idea it was in front of her until it was too late.