Kate Henwood

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Hometown: Garnet Valley, PA

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Kate Henwood

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Director of NXT Girls Lacrosse, NXT LC Head Coach

Kate Henwood joined the NXT team in June of 2015 as the Director of Girls Lacrosse. A Garnet Valley (Pa.) and La Salle alumna, Henwood coached at the University of California-Davis Aggies for three seasons ('13-'15) after winning back-to-back state championships at Garnet Valley ('10-'12) in her second and third seasons at the Central League powerhouse. In her initial season at UC-Davis, she led the Aggies to an upset of nationally-ranked rival Stanford. Her Garnet Valley tenure produced multiple All-Americans, brought the school its first two state titles and laid the foundation for what has become Pennsylvania’s premier program. Prior to taking over at Garnet Valley, Henwood was the top assistant and defensive coordinator at Villanova University. She also served as a middle school and high school social studies teacher for 7 years in the Rose Tree Media ('06-'07) and Garnet Valley ('07-'12) School Districts. She earned her M.A. in American History from Villanova University in 2010. Head Coach UC-Davis (2013-2015) Head Coach at Garnet Valley (2010-2012) Assistant Coach Villanova University (2007-2009) Head Coach Penncrest High School (2006)