Jennifer Burdo | Assistant Coach
Jen Burdo enters her ninth season at Haverford in 2018.
Burdo, a 2009 graduate of Franklin & Marshall with a Bachelor of Arts in business, organizations, and society, was a four-year member of the Diplomats’ field hockey team. As a goalkeeper, she was named to the Centennial Conference Honor Roll in 2007, as well as the Centennial Conference Defensive Player of the Week in 2007.
Prior to joining Haverford, Burdo served as the assistant coach at The Baldwin School during the 2009-10 season.
Nicole McCreight | Assistant Coach
Nicole McCreight enters her seventh season on the Fords’ sidelines in 2018. A 2011 graduate of Saint Joseph’s University, McCreight was a four-year player for the Hawks after a standout high school career at nearby Merion Mercy Academy. She also coached the FSC Club team for two years while in college.
The Havertown, Pa., native capped her collegiate career with a stellar senior season as she paced Saint Joseph’s in goals and finished second in assists. McCreight’s impressive play drew recognition from several levels as she was named the squad’s most outstanding player, first-team All-Atlantic 10 and to the Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association 2010 Division I Mid-Atlantic All-Region Second Team. She additionally earned the distinction of being the first Saint Joseph’s field hockey player to be selected as the Atlantic 10 Offensive Player of the Year.
McCreight also attended the 107th Philadelphia Sports Writer's Awards Banquet to be honored as a Big 5 field hockey representative for Saint Joseph's.
Lauren Luft | Assistant Coach
Haverford College assistant coach, Lauren Luft graduated from Saint Joseph’s University where she was a standout forward and holds the record for career assists. Prior to Haverford, Lauren was the head coach at Wissahickon High School for one season. Lauren also coached at the U16 and U19 club level. Lauren is a special education teacher at North Penn High School.