LEICESTER, Mass. -- Becker College Director of Athletics Frank Millerick has announced the appointment of Eliza Kelley as the first head women's ice hockey coach at Becker College.
"I am humbled and extremely excited to have the opportunity to begin the women's ice hockey program at Becker College," Kelley said. "Becker has built a reputation of attracting quality student-athletes to its programs and I look forward to growing both that repute and the great game of ice hockey in such a supportive environment."
Kelley comes to Becker after spending the last four seasons as the Assistant Women's Ice Hockey Coach at Utica College in New York. Kelley was also a member if the Utica women's ice hockey program from 2007-2010. During her time at Utica she helped guide the Pioneers to four consecutive ECAC Women's West Conference Tournament appearances and 58 victories.
"Eliza Kelley brings experience as both a player and coach at the women's Division III level," Director of Athletics Frank Millerick said. "She has earned the reputation as a relentless recruiter and her winning attitude will help Becker's women's ice hockey program come out strong in its first season."