Eileen F Donahue, Massachusetts – November, 1995
Eileen is an elementary physical education teacher in the Watertown Public Schools. She has also been the varsity field hockey coach at Watertown High School for nine years. Eileen worked with the U.S. Field Hockey Future’s Program for the past four years, 2 years as assistant coach and 2 years as head coach. From 1992-1993, she coached the MA 15 and under field hockey team; 1994, coach of the MA 18 and under team; 1990-present, coach of the Elite Field Hockey Camp at Bentley College; 1992-present, coach at the Middlesex School Crimson Field Hockey Camp; and from 1988-present, coach at the Watertown Boys and Girls Field Hockey Camp.
Her affiliations include: Middlesex League, National Federation of Interscholastic Coaches Board, United States Field Hockey Association, United States Lacrosse Association, Lacrosse Officials Association, and the Massachusetts Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance.
She posts a record of 173 wins, 9 losses and 19 ties and a championship/post championship history of: Middlesex League Field Hockey Champions of 1987, 1988, 1992, 1993, 1994; Division 2 North Field Hockey Champions of 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992, 1993, 1994; Division 2 State Field Hockey Champions of 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992, 1994.
Eileen was named the Middlesex League Coach of the Year in 1988, 1989, 1994; the Boston Globe All Scholastic Coach of the Year in 1988, 1994; the National Federation of Interscholastic Coaches’ Association as the Outstanding Coach for 1991; Massachusetts Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation And Dance as Outstanding Coach in 1992; Boston 4 Outstanding Service Award in Field Hockey in 1993; and from 1988-1991, she holds a national record of 77 consecutive wins.