Erin O’Connell, Coach

Highschool: Mainline Regional High School

College: Fairleigh Dickinson University – Florham

Major: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Master of Arts in Teaching

Player Accolades:

  • High school:  1st Team All Conference, Senior All-Star Game
  • College:  MAC Defensive Player of the Year (2016), ECAC Defensive Player of the Year (2016), Third Team All-American (2016), NFHCA First Team All-Region (2016, 2015), First Team All MAC Freedom Conference (2016, 2015), Senior All-Star Game (2016), MAC Freedom Conference Championship (2014)

Coaching Experience:

  • Mainland Regional High School Varsity Assistant (2017 – Present)
  • Shore’s Elite Field Hockey Camp Director (2019 – Present) 
  • South Jersey Edge (2019 – Present)

Coaching Accolades:

  • U12 National Indoor Tournament 2021

A note from Erin:

“For today, don’t stop until the final whistle.  Play with every piece of your heart and leave it all on the field.  One day, this won’t be your life anymore.  When that day comes, make sure you wouldn’t change a thing.”