Tue, July 24, 2012
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - William and Mary women's soccer head coach John Daly announced the hiring of Lorraine Quinn to the position of assistant coach on Tuesday. Quinn comes to the College from Durham University in the United Kingdom where she served as an assistant women's soccer coach.
Thoughts From Head Coach John Daly
"Lorraine has played at a very high level and will be a valuable addition to the coaching staff. She represented the U.S. National Team on the U19, U20 and U23 levels."
For the past year, Quinn served as an assistant at the prestigious Durham University in the United Kingdom. Her responsibilities at Durham included scheduling, traveling, individual player records, recruiting, training sessions, budget management and film. During her tenure, Quinn helped guide Durham to a Futsal National Championship in 2011.
A native of Farmingdale, N.Y., Quinn enjoyed an outstanding collegiate career at Duke University where she was a midfielder for the Blue Devils. A well decorated player at Duke, Quinn was an All-ACC selection three times (2008, 2007, 2004). In 2007, she garnered All-America honors and was an All-Southeast Region selection on three occasions (2008, 2007, 2004). In the Duke record books, Quinn ranks first in games played (91) and second in games started (89). In 2008, she was a member of the championship U.S. U-23 Nordic Cup team that defeated Germany, 3-0, in the tournament finale.
Quinn's success reached beyond the limits of the playing field, as she was a member of the ACC All-Academic Team in 2007 and 2008. She also made her way onto ACC Honor Roll in 2007 and 2008. Upon graduation from Duke, Quinn worked elite youth soccer camps at Duke University, Princeton University and the Riley Soccer School of Excellence. She also served as a volunteer assistant coach for the varsity men's soccer team at Farmingdale High School in 2009.
Quinn graduated from Duke University in 2008 with a degree in sociology. During her time at Durham University, Quinn received her Master's in Business Management.