Coastal Carolina Names Kristen Selvage Lacrosse Head Coach
Coastal Carolina has announced the hiring of Kristen Selvage as the second Chanticleer head lacrosse coach. read more
Kristen Selvage was introduced as the second head coach of the Coastal Carolina lacrosse program on Aug. 18, 2015.
Selvage spent the previous 15 years as the head coach at Lock Haven where she led the program to three NCAA Division II championship appearances since 2009.
Selvage was the 2015 Intercollegiate Womens Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division II Coach of the Year after leading the Bald Eagles to the Division II title game — falling in overtime — while going 20-1 overall and 12-0 in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC). Lock Haven additionally played for the 2009 and 2014 NCAA Division II championships, while reaching the NCAA Division II semifinals in 2005, 2007 and 2010. Overall, Selvage led LHU to a total of eight NCAA postseason berths, including three straight and six over the past seven years.
Coastal Carolina head lacrosse coach Kristen Selvage announced the addition of Katie Frederick as assistant coach in August of 2016.Frederick comes to Coastal after being a four-year letter winner at Ohio State while serving as the Buckeyes captain and starting goalkeeper this past spring.
This past season, Frederick led Ohio State to a school-record 11-1 start while reeling off a school-record nine straight wins as the squad reached a program-best #8 in the national polls. The Buckeyes finished the season with an 11-6 mark as Frederick started all 17 in goal. She registered 108 saves and her 6.35 saves per game ranked third-best in the Big 10 Conference.
During her senior season, Frederick was tabbed both Inside Lacrosse National and Big Ten Defensive player of the Week. She made a career-high 14 saves and had a save percentage of 67 percent in Ohio States 8-7 win over #18 Johns Hopkins.