NEW ROCHELLE, NY - Iona College volleyball head coach Jon Killingbeck announced the addition of Laura Kirschner as an assistant coach for the 2012-13 season. Kirschner is a 2012 graduate of Skidmore College, where she spent three seasons as a member of the Thoroughbreds' squad.
"I am very excited to welcome Laura to the Iona volleyball family, as she had exactly what we were looking for in this position, said Killingbeck. "Her passion for this sport and her eagerness to want to learn is going to take her a long way in her career."
As a setter at Skidmore, Kirschner appeared in 103 career matches, accumulating 66 assists and 70 service aces. Off the field, Kirschner was a two-time Liberty League All-Academic Team member and earned a degree in psychology with a minor in management and business.