Aug. 9: Ten new graduate assistant
coaches are set to join the St. Lawrence University athletic department for the
Adam Terko '12 will join the
Nordic skiing staff following a four-year career racing with the Saints. Terko, who served as captain in his senior
season, was the Rookie of the Year as a first-year student and earned the
Axtell Award in the spring of 2012.
Alex Norden, a 2010 graduate of
the University of New Hampshire, joins the Saints staff as the assistant alpine
ski coach. She was a four-year member of
the Wildcats varsity alpine ski team, and also participated in track and field
Victoria Lederer, a five-time
All-American swimmer from Kenyon College, will work as the assistant swim
coach. Lederer, who served as captain in
2009, was a member of the 2008 and 2009 NCAA Division III National Championship
Lederer will be joined by Jesse Maple,
a former diver and 2008 graduate of the University of Minnesota, as he will
coach the Saints' divers. Maple was a
member of the Gophers' 2005 Big 10 Championship team after transferring from
the University of Alabama.
Daniel Higgins, a four-year varsity
letter winner from Ithaca College, will be on the sidelines with the St.
Lawrence football team this fall. A
two-time first-team Empire 8 all-star, he served as the assistant offensive
line coach in the fall of 2011 at his alma mater.