Stephanie Wood, the coach of the girls hockey team at Austin Prep and the women’s director at the Islanders Hockey Organization, is the guest on the newest episode of the RinkWise podcast.
Wood recently led Austin Prep to the Division 1 MIAA championship. With a 4-1 win over Arlington on March 20, Wood’s team clinched a perfect record of 27-0 during which they outscored their opponents by a whopping total of 156-11. A native of New Brunswick, Wood played hockey at Northeastern, where she later joined the basketball team after completing her hockey career. Wood joined us to talk about her Austin Prep team’s dominating run, her career and how to grow girls hockey.
On the impact of winning a championship at Austin Prep: