Katie King-Crowley

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Katie King-Crowley
Personal information
Full nameKathryn King
BornMay 24, 1975 (1975-05-24) (age 43)
Salem, New Hampshire, U.S.
Alma materBrown University

Kathryn Karen King (born May 24, 1975) is an American ice hockey player. Born in Salem, New Hampshire,[1] she won a gold medal at the 1998 Winter Olympics, silver medal at the 2002 Winter Olympics and a bronze medal at the 2006 Winter Olympics. She graduated from Brown University in 1997. While at Brown, she also played softball, and was selected as the Ivy League Softball Player of the Year in 1996.[2]

King graduated from Brown University in 1997 with 123 goals and 83 assists in 100 games. King also played for the US National Women's Team. At six World Championships, King registered 36 points in 30 games. At the 2001 tournament, she had a tournament-high seven goals. She also played for the 2005 gold medal winning team. At the end of her Olympic career, she ranked first all time amongst Americans in Olympic scoring with 23 points. She has won gold (Nagano), silver (Salt Lake City) and bronze (Torino) during her Olympic career.[3]

In 2006, King became an assistant women's ice hockey coach for the Boston College Eagles women's ice hockey program, and was named the head coach in 2007 following the resignation of former head coach Tom Mutch.

Head coaching record[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Boston College Eagles (Hockey East) (2007–present)
2007–08 Boston College 14-13-7 9-9-3 5th
2008–09 Boston College 22-9-5 14-6-3 2nd NCAA First Round
2009–10 Boston College 8-17-10 7-10-4 6th
2010–11 Boston College 24-7-6 13-4-4 2nd NCAA Frozen Four
2011–12 Boston College 24-10-3 15-4-2 2nd NCAA Frozen Four
2012–13 Boston College 27-7-3 17-2-2 2nd NCAA Frozen Four
2013–14 Boston College 27-7-3 18-2-1 1st NCAA First Round
2014–15 Boston College 34-3-2 20-0-1 1st NCAA Frozen Four
2015–16 Boston College 40-1-0 24-0-0 1st NCAA Runner-Up
2016-17 Boston College 28-6-5 17-4-3 1st NCAA Frozen Four
2017-18 Boston College 30-5-3 19-2-3 1st NCAA First Round
Boston College: 278-85-43 173-43-26
Total: 278-85-43

      National champion         Postseason invitational champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

[4] [5]

Awards and honors[edit]

  • 2006 USA Hockey Women 's Player of the Year Award (also known as the Bob Allen Women's Player of the Year award) [6]
  • Finalist, 2011 AHCA Women's Ice Hockey Division I Coach of the Year[7]


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Katie King". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
  2. ^ "All-Time All-Ivy: Softball". Ivy League Sports. Archived from the original on January 2, 2010. Retrieved April 9, 2010.
  3. ^ "Legends of Hockey". Hockey Hall of Fame. Archived from the original on July 6, 2010. Retrieved June 8, 2010.
  4. ^ http://www.uscho.com/stats/coachYxY.php/Katie-King/cid,1193/gender,w.html
  5. ^ http://www.bceagles.com/sports/w-hockey/mtt/katie_king_crowley_777902.html
  6. ^ "Annual Awards – Through the Years". USA Hockey. Archived from the original on January 13, 2010. Retrieved June 24, 2010.
  7. ^ http://www.ahcahockey.com/news/1011/0315w1cy.html