Erika Profenno joins the staff of eighth-year head coach
A first-team All-Little East Conference defender in both of her seasons as a
player at Eastern, Profenno returns to Eastern after spending the last six
seasons as head field hockey coach at Joel Barlow High School in Redding,
Profenno’s teams at Barlow featured six All-State selections, one Academic
All-State selection, 22 All-Southwest Conference and 15 All-Division picks.
A native of South Portland, Maine, Profenno appeared in 72 collegiate field
hockey matches in her four-year career. The program’s last two-time first-team
All-LEC pick, Profenno started 35 of 36 matches with five goals and five assists
at Eastern in 2004 and 2005, serving as a team captain as a senior.
In 2001 and 2002, Profenno appeared in 36 matches with 18 starts at the
University of Southern Maine, where she helped the Huskies to an overall record
of 28-17 (15-5 in the LEC) and two berths in the ECAC New England Division III
Profenno holds a B.S. Degree in Sport & Leisure Management from