U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – Colleen Murphy, first-year head coach for the Air Force women’s swimming team, was recently announced as a new member of the 2017-18 Coaches Council for the Alliance of Women Coaches.
Murphy joins a council of 15 coaches from various sports of different levels from division one to high school sports. The Coaches Council is a sounding board for the Executive Director to ensure that the Alliance is thoughtfully and strategically serving women coaches from all sports and all levels. Additionally, members serve as ambassadors for the Alliance in their respective coaching communities and networks. Each member will serve a two-year term.
Murphy will be entering her sixth year with Air Force after serving as an assistant coach her first four years and was the team’s associate head coach in 2016-17. The Falcons host their annual Blue/Silver meet on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 9 a.m. in Cadet Natatorium and officially open the season at the Colorado Mesa Invitational on Friday, Oct. 6.
For more information on the Alliance of Women Coaches, visit here: http://gocoaches.org/