|Year:||2nd year at Centre|
Jenelle Anthony is entering her second year as the Head Field Hockey Coach at Centre College. Anthony's previous position was the Graduate Assistant Field Hockey Coach at Manhattanville College in Purchase, NY. In addition, she coached for the Revolution Field Hockey Club in New York/Connecticut, the Beyond Sticks Camp Programs in Virginia, and has also been a volunteer coach at high schools in her home state of Pennsylvania.
Anthony completed her Masters of Science Degree in Sports Business Management in May 2011.
"Entering my second year is incredibly exciting; we have a new crop of players coming in, plus many experienced upperclassmen returning. We have our sights set on performing even higher than our 2011 season. It is my intention to put the team in that position, and they are ready for the challenge. Now that I have a year under my belt, the girls know what to expect and are ready to perform."
Anthony received her Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design and Advertising from Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Pa. where she was a 4-year varsity letter winner, team captain, First and Second Team All-Landmark Conference Selection and Longstreth/NFHCA All-South Atlantic Region Field Hockey Player. Anthony was coached at Susquehanna by Amy Cohen (playing career: Lafayette '02; Coached at University of Delaware, and now currently coaches NCAA DII 2011 & 2012 National Champions, Westchester University).
Before college, Anthony was a player for the East Coast Field Hockey Club team based out of Hershey, Pa. coached under Bill Gaudette and many other international players including former head coach of Argentina Women's National Team and Two Time Olympic Gold Medalists, Rudolfo (Rudy) Mendoza. During her time with the club, she participated in the National Field Hockey Festivals in both California and Florida. Other tournaments included the National Indoor Tournament, University of Richmond Tournament, Towson Tournament, Delaware State Games, etc. Anthony was also a member of the 2004 Keystone State Games Lehigh Valley Team that took the Silver Medal under Emmaus High School Head Coach Sue Butz-Staven. Anthony attended and played at Stroudsburg High School in Stroudsburg, Pa.