Angie King joins the Castleton field hockey program as the graduate assistant coach starting in 2018-19.
King comes to Castleton after one year as the volunteer assistant coach at Quinnipiac University, her alma mater. She graduated from Quinnipiac in 2017 with a bachelor's degree in communications.
She was nominated for the NCAA Woman of the Year Award in 2017. She also was the 2016 and 2015 NCAA Division I statistical champion in defensive saves with 13 defensive saves in each season.
King was named to the 2016 All-BIG EAST Second Team, her third career conference honor after receiving First Team All-MAAC honors in 2015 and Second Team All-MAAC recognition in 2014. In 2016, she also received Longstreth/NFHCA Second Team All-Mideast honors and earned a spot in the Victory Sports Tours/NFHCA Division I Senior Game.
Thanks to her performance in the classroom, King was a three-time SGI/NFHCA "Division I Scholar of Distinction" (2013, 2014, 2015), a two-time Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Div. I National Academic Squad member (2013, 2014), and a two-time member of the ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA National Academic Squad (2015, 2016). She is also a two-time MAAC All-Academic Team honoree (2014, 2015) as well as a member of the 2015 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll and the 2015-16 MAAC Academic Honor Roll.
King is originally from South Windsor, Conn.