Middlebury

Copeland Joins Ski Staff

August 26, 2009

Middlebury College has named Abigail Copeland its new assistant alpine skiing coach. The '06 graduate of St. Lawrence University joins the staff after working as an assistant at her alma mater.

While working at St. Lawrence, Copeland performed numerous responsibilities, including budget management, working with admissions, organizing team practices and mentoring student-athletes and their academic commitments. As a two-sport varsity athlete, Abby has the first-hand experience that enables her to be direct and effective in her communication with athletes.

After earning her degree in Fine Arts in '06, Copeland completed her master's in education in May of '09. She competed on both the field hockey and ski teams during her four years as an undergraduate and received numerous awards for her athletic accomplishments. Copeland is excited for her new role at Middlebury and looks forward to working with the caliber of athletes currently on the team.