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Girls' Hockey Coaches

Trevor Gilligan
Trevor Gilligan, Head Coach Girls' Hockey
(518)302-5131

Trevor Gilligan '03, a North Country native, has spent the last two seasons alongside Chadd Cassidy as the Associate Head Coach of the Boys' Junior Hockey team.  The Junior team had a tremendous year winning the New York State Championship and finishing 3rd at the Tier 1 U18 National Tournament.  Prior to Northwood, Gilligan was the Head Coach at SUNY Canton, leading the transition of the men's hockey team to the NCAA Division III level.  He started his coaching career here at Northwood from 2008-2013.  Gilligan has extensive experience at Northwood School as a dorm parent, coach, advisor, and a member of the Class of 2003. He earned a Bachelor of Education degree at SUNY Oswego, and was a member of the Lakers 2007 National Championship hockey team.  Gilligan and his wife Katie, Northwood Director of Ski Operations, live on campus.

Leigh Getz
Leigh Getz, Math Faculty, Admission Officer, Asst. Coach Girls' Hockey
(518)302-5147

Originally from Clifton Park, New York, Leigh graduated from Canterbury School in New Milford, Connecticut in 2011. She then played four years on defense for the Connecticut College Camels where she won the Erica M. Vos Award of Valor in the spring of her senior year. After her collegiate career, Leigh spent two years as Canterbury's Associate Head Girls' Hockey coach and as an instructor in history and math. She helped guide the Saints to two New England championship tournament quarterfinal appearances.  In the summers Leigh has worked for USA Hockey at Eastern and New England development camps.  Leigh will teach in the math department, coach girls' hockey, and work in the admission office.

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