Katherine Menendez, who distinguished herself as an assistant coach at both the NCAA Division I and III levels, was named head coach of the Colorado College womens basketball team on May 24, 2016
Menendez spent the last two seasons as an assistant coach at Division I Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y., where she directed the programs recruiting efforts and coached all-Patriot League selections Josie Stockhill and Carole Harris.
Menendez was recognized as part of the Womens Basketball Coaches Associations inaugural “Thirty Under 30” program, which honors 30 up-and-coming coaches age 30 and under at all levels of the game. Each recipient displayed a commitment to community service, mentorship and impact on others, professional manner and attitude along with association involvement. She has also served as a presenter at the WBCAs “So You Want to be a Coach” program.
Jordan McCann, who has been involved in collegiate womens basketball since 2010, is in his first season as an assistant coach at Colorado College.
During the 2015-16 season, McCann served as an assistant coach with the womens basketball program at Division III Hamilton College in Clinton, N.Y.
In addition to working with players on skill development, he produced film breakdown, scouted opponents and assisted in all aspects of recruiting.