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Meet the Spartans: Kristen Henn

Henn tallied a career-high 21 points this past season.

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 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.

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