Kristen Guest is in her first year as assistant coach for the women’s lacrosse program. A 2013 graduate from Plymouth State University, Guest was a four-year starting defender for the women’s lacrosse team. She will serve as the Defensive Coordinator and the Alumni Relations Coordinator.
Guest was a standout for the Panthers in her four year career, earning multiple awards for her success on and off the field. She was a two-time LEC First-Team All-Conference selection in 2012 & 2013 as well as serving as team captain for both of those seasons. Guest was named to the prestigious IWLCA All-Region Second Team following her senior season in 2013. She also walked away with back-to-back Defensive MVP Awards in 2012 and 2013, the Coaches Award in 2013 and the Most Improved Player Award in 2011.
A Criminal Justice Major, she was named to the LEC All-Academic Team and the PSU Athletic Director’s Honor Roll three years in a row from 2009-2011. Guest left the Plymouth State lacrosse program as one of the top defenders in the Little East Conference having ranked #1 in the LEC and for all of Division III in Caused Turnovers in 2012, and remained in the top ten in 2013.