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Field House Welcomes New Field Hockey Coach

Byline: by Whitney Hawkins

Posted: January 16, 2012

Ashley "Stick" Kisner joins the Wilson Phoenix as the Assistant Field Hockey Coach and Athletic Event and Facility Manager. Kisner comes from Duncannon, Pennsylvania where she started her field hockey career, as well as played basketball, softball, and track and field.

Ashley "Stick" Kisner joins the Wilson Phoenix as the Assistant Field Hockey Coach and Athletic Event and Facility Manager. Kisner comes from Duncannon, Pennsylvania where she started her field hockey career, as well as played basketball, softball, and track and field.  

Kisner's career


Kisner had a successful basketball career, where she received awards and recognition such as Mid Penn All-Star in 2007, Sentinel Athlete of the Week in 2007, Team MVP for 3 years from 2004 through 2007, Mid Penn #1 in both points per game average and 3 point scorer, and also holds the school record for both career and season 3-pointers.

Kisner's previous wins


After high school, Kisner attended and played field hockey at both Wesley College (Dover, DE) and Salisbury University (Salisbury, MD). At Wesley, Kisner was awarded 2nd team All-CAC in 2007. Transferring to Salisbury, herself and her team won a National Title in 2009, and were the CAC Champions in 2009. In 2010, Kisner was awarded the Longstreth/NFHCA All-Region 2nd team, Second Team All-CAC, CAC Defensive player of the week, and was ranked 15th nationally in Division III defensive saves.

Kisner graduated from Salisbury with an Exercise and Sport Science degree, with minors in marketing management and athletic coaching. She is also certified in personal training as well as sports conditioning specialist.

Outside of field hockey, Kisner enjoys sailing/boating, being with her Chihuahua Roxy Hart, geocaching, and going to the beach.

In the future, Kisner hopes to pursue being a head college field hockey coach, working for the field hockey program futures, possibly opening a training facility, and getting her masters degree in a sports-related field.

Last Updated: January 16, 2012

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