Our Team of Panelists

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Young Women In Sport panelists include some of the most accomplished women in sports, eager to share their insights and perspectives about life lesson they learned through a variety of sports. These all-star women have played, coached, mentored, and achieved great things in athletics-at the Olympic level, the national level, the collegiate level, and ultimately in their lives.

If you are interested in becoming a Panelist, expanding the impact of our mission, please contact Mel McLaughlin at 617-610-4759

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Join Us - Panel Discussion

A panel discussion about the power of athletics in womens lives. For middle school and high school students.

When: Tuesday, Oct 17th, 2017 7:00pm

School of The Holy Child

The Theatre
2225 Westchester Avenue
Rye, NY 10580

Tickets: Register For Free Event

Target age: middle and high schoolers

The panel is targeted for middle and High school students in any sport however, all parents coaches and team mates are welcome


Please call Mel 617-610-4759 for more information

For more information download Flyer PDF

Meet the Team

Mel McLaughlin

Mel McLaughlin is currently on the Wellesley Swimming and Diving Staff . She joined the staff in the 2012-13 season as an Assistant Coach after coaching at three other Division III institutions for the past 26 years

Mel McLaughlin

Katey Stone

Katey Stone is currently the Landry Family Head Coach for Harvard Women's Ice Hockey. She is also the winningest coach in the history of Division I women's hockey, as she has amassed 402 victories over the course of her

Katey Stone

Whitaker Hagerman

Whitaker Hagerman holds undergraduate and master's degrees from the University of Virginia, where she was a member of the women's lacrosse team from 2005-2010 and captained the team in 2010. US Lacrosse

Whitaker Hagerman

Missy Foote

Missy Foote, is now in her 38th and final year on the Middlebury athletic staff and her 33rd season as head coach of women's lacrosse. Her squads have won five NCAA Championships since 1997, including four perfect seasons

Missy Foote

Jamie Hagerman Phinney

Jamie Hagerman Phinney grew up in Connecticut as her parents were administrators at Hotchkiss and Salisbury Schools. Jamie attended Deerfield Academy where, along with her academics, played soccer, ice hockey and lacrosse. Upon graduation from

Jamie Phinney

Maura Driscoll Farden

As an experienced national television host and reporter in sports and lifestyle programming, Maura Farden has covered a variety of mens and womens sports for ESPN, NBC, Lifetime Television, USA Network, Versus, iVillage, Fox SportsNet and more

Maura Driscoll Farden

Kia McNeill

More to come for super star Kia McNeill

Kia McNeill
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