Tricia Nicholson enters her second year as a member of the WPI Field Hockey staff in 2017.
The Leominster High physical education teacher was most recently the Blue Devils field hockey and softball coach. Nicholson compiled 151 wins in field hockey, making the playoffs 11 times, highlighted by a league championship in 2003 and a Division I semifinal appearance in 2013.
She had previously served as the JV coach of both programs, in addition to a stint as an assistant indoor track & field coach.
Nicholson earned her physical education degree with a minor in coaching at Plymouth State and completed her masters of education at Cambridge College.