Hamilton College, Women’s Head Coach
NCAA: Division III
Location: Clinton, NY
Emily McNamara is in her third season as head women’s hockey coach at Hamilton College. The Continentals tied a program single-season record with 13 wins and finished 13-11-1 overall under McNamara in 2012-13. She guided the team to a NESCAC championship quarterfinal appearance and they ranked second in the conference on the power play.
McNamara was an assistant coach at Middlebury College from 2007 to 2011. She helped guide the team to an overall record of 78-20-11, including 50-7-7 in the NESCAC. The Panthers captured NESCAC titles in 2009 and 2011 and made three NCAA Division III championship appearances. The team advanced to the national semifinals in 2009 and 2011 with McNamara’s assistance.
Coach McNamara has been part of the RinkSport staff since 2003, serving as a counselor, off-ice coach, assistant director. She was also a RinkSport participant as early as 1999.