Abby Federmann is the brand new women soccer coach at Edwardsville Excessive Faculty.
A member of the Tigers employees for the previous 4 years and former junior-varsity coach, Federmann takes over from Abby Comerford who just lately resigned after eight seasons.
Comerford, who will stay as the women golf coach, additionally led Edwardsville to at least one Southwestern Convention title and compiled a report of 108-forty five-19 throughout that point.
Federmann, 37, is a former collegiate standout on the College of Wyoming and has coached at a number of totally different locations, however this shall be her first head teaching job at the highschool degree.
“My husband is within the army and so we’ve lived throughout,” Federmann stated on Tuesday. “I feel most assistant coaches would really like an opportunity to have their packages the place they will put into work their concepts and elegance of play.
“I used to be simply lucky that when this teaching job got here open, I utilized for it and was employed for the place. I’m very excited for this chance and searching ahead to persevering with the profitable custom at Edwardsville Excessive Faculty.”
Comerford, a former standout at Triad Excessive Faculty, led Edwardsville to a thirteen-four-2 document final spring. The Tigers misplaced to Collinsville within the Class 3A Sectional semifinals. Collinsville went on to put third on the Class 3A Event.
Federmann isn’t involved concerning the transition of going from an assistant and junior-varsity coach to main the Tigers varsity women squad.
“The transition ought to go easily. I’ve been across the program and the gamers know me and I do know them,” Federmann stated. “I don’t assume we’ll emphasize one part of the sport any greater than one other. I would like my staff play onerous and provides one hundred pc effort each minute they’re on the sector.”