Kendall Coyne

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Kendall Coyne
Born (1992-05-25) May 25, 1992 (age 21)
Palos Heights, IL, USA
Height 5 ft 2 in (157 cm)
Weight 130 lb (59 kg; 9 st 4 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Left
High school
Triple-A Midwest Elite
NCAA team
Berkshire School
Chicago Mission
National team  United States
Playing career 2009–present
Kendall Coyne
Medal record
Competitor for the  United States
Olympic Games
Silver 2014 Sochi Tournament
Women's World Championship Medals
Gold 2011 Switzerland Tournament
Gold 2013 Canada Tournament
Silver 2012 United States Tournament
IIHF U18 Women’s World Championships
Gold 2008 USA 2009 IIHF U18 Women’s Worlds
Gold 2009 Canada 2009 IIHF U18 Women’s Worlds
Silver 2010 Canada 2010 IIHF U18 Women’s Worlds
Women's 4 Nations Cup
Gold 2011 Sweden Tournament
Silver 2010 Canada Tournament

Kendall Coyne (born May 25, 1992) is a member of the United States women's national ice hockey team.

Playing career[edit]

During the 2009–10 season, Coyne scored 53 goals and registered 34 assists in 46 games with the Chicago Mission Under 19 girls team. With the Mission, Coyne participated in three seasons and managed 254 points in 157 games.[1] In addition, she played in two national championship games with the Mission and won one title. Kendall Coyne attended the Berkshire School for the 2010-2011 season, totaling 77 points on 55 goals and 22 assists, in 25 games. She was named the New England Prep School Player of the Year.

USA Hockey[edit]

On January 10, 2009, in Fussen, Germany, Kendall Coyne scored the game-winning goal in overtime for the US in the gold medal game of the 2009 IIHF Under 19 championships.[2] In August 2009, Coyne was the youngest player (at 17 years old) at the USA Hockey women's national festival in Blaine, Minnesota. The festival was the selection camp for the senior national team (that would constitute players for the 2010 Olympic team) and Coyne was one of 41 players that were invited.[3] In the gold medal game of the 2010 Four Nations Cup, Kendall Coyne scored for the United States.[4] After the 2010 Four Nations Cup, Coyne had 36 career points (24 goals, 12 assists) in 27 games with the U.S. national team.

On January 28, 2011, it was announced that Coyne was named to the preliminary roster for the U.S. Women's National Team.[5] From April 4 to 12, 2011, she was one of 30 players that took part in a selection / training camp. She was named to the final roster that participated at the 2011 IIHF Women's World Championship.[6] She competed in the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, winning the silver medal with the United States Women's National Ice Hockey Team, losing to Canada in the gold-medal game. Kendall was the leader scorer for team USA, with 6 points on 2 goals, and 4 assists. [7]


On April 28, 2011, it was announced that Coyne committed to the Northeastern Huskies women's ice hockey program.[8]

Career stats[edit]

USA Hockey[edit]

Event Games Goals Assists Points
2010 Four Nations Cup 4 1 1 2


Awards and honors[edit]

  • Kendall Coyne, 2012–13 Second Team All-America selection[10]

Hockey East[edit]

  • Hockey East Rookie of the Week (Week of October 31, 2011)[11]
  • Hockey East Rookie of the Week (Week of November 28, 2011)[12]
  • Hockey East Player of the Month (Month of November 2011)[13]
  • Hockey East Rookie of the Week (Week of January 23, 2012)[14]
  • Hockey East Player of the Month (Month of January 2012)[15]

USA Hockey[edit]


Coyne has two brothers and a sister. Her oldest brother Kevin plays Division III hockey and lacrosse in Worcester, Massachusetts.[17] Coyne graduated from Berkshire School, Sheffield, Massachusetts in 2011.


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  6. ^ "Local player makes U.S. women's hockey squad » Sports". Press-Republican. 2011-04-13. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
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  8. ^ "Northeastern University Athletics – Huskies sign eight new recruits for 2011–12 season". 2011-04-28. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  9. ^ "Individual Profile". 1992-05-25. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
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  11. ^ "MAINE PICKS UP BIG ROAD WIN AT NO. 5 BOSTON COLLEGE". 2011-10-31. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
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  15. ^ "Bu’S Jenn Wakefield Named January’S Player Of The Month". 2012-02-02. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  16. ^ "USA Hockey". USA Hockey. Retrieved 2012-09-28. 
  17. ^ "Introducing...Kendall Coyne". Retrieved 2012-09-28.