Alison Jennings starts her first season as the head coach of the Falcon women’s lacrosse team in 2018-19. Jennings comes to River Falls from Augsburg College, where she was an assistant coach for four seasons. She helped build the foundation of the women’s lacrosse program at Augsburg, which was the first NCAA lacrosse program in the state of Minnesota. In her four years with the Auggies, the team saw improved records each year and finished this past season with a program best 12-6 record and a Midwest Women’s Lacrosse Conference Tournament semifinal finish. Jennings also served as the head coach at Osseo-Park Center High School from 2011-2017.
Jennings earned a B.S. degree in Kinesiology from the University of Minnesota in 2011. She added a Master of Arts degree in Leadership from Augsburg in 2017. She played four years for the Gopher women’s lacrosse club team. She served as the president and team captain of the team.
Kara Vier starts her first season as assistant coach of the Falcon women’s lacrosse team in 2018-19.
Morgan Pierson starts her first season as assistant coach of the Falcon women’s lacrosse team in 2018-19. Pierson majored in Marketing and minored in Sports Education and Coaching from Regis University. While attending Regis University (DII), Pierson played all four years for the Rangers. After graduation, she worked for the Denver Outlaws, a professional men’s lacrosse team doing marketing and promotional work for them. In addition, she continued to coach for 3D lacrosse while in Denver. Pierson currently serves as a head coach for the MN Lakers Select club and an assistant coach for the Maple Grove girls varsity team.