Nicole Hinkle is in her second year as the head women's lacrosse coach at Misericordia University.
She led the Cougars to a 10-7 record and a berth in the MAC Freedom championships in her first season.
Previously, she spent three seasons as the defensive coordinator and goalkeepers coach at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania.
She is a graduate of Wingate (NC) University where she earned her degree in sport management. She also served as a graduate assistant in sports information at Shippensburg.
In addition, she spent three seasons as goalie coach for the NEMS Lacrosse Club in Bel Air, MD.
As a student-athlete, she was a four-year letter winner at Wingate. She spent three seasons as a goalie before earning South Atlantic League honorable mention as a defender as a senior.