Weidner new assistant coach with Niagara women

Niagara has announced the hiring of Allysen Weidner as an assistant coach for the Purple Eagles’ women’s hockey team.

“We are excited to have Allysen coming to us from Hamilton College,” NU head coach Josh Sciba said in a press release. “She’s a young coach with a great passion for the game. We’ll look for her to inject that passion and work ethic into our team. With her skill set, knowledge and recruiting background, she will help our players become better on and off the ice.”

Weidner spent the 2010-11 season with Hamilton College as an assistant coach after a four-year career at Rensselaer.