About: Gregory joins Headstrong following serving as and assistant coach at Thomas Jefferson University for three seasons from 2017-2019. Kristen was an assistant coach at Owen J. Roberts High School from 2015-16. During her tenure, at Jefferson the Rams made it to the CACC Championship game all three seasons and with the Owen J. Roberts the Wildcats won two PAC-10 Championships, as well as being a PIAA district runner-up and state quarterfinalist. Kristen was also the head goalkeeper coach for Phantastix Lacrosse from 2015-18. A goalkeeper at Duquesne University, Gregory was named the 2013 Atlantic-10 Defensive Player of the Year and to the All-Conference first team as a junior. That season, she posted a career-high 137 saves and a 10-7 record in net. She registered a career-best 9.52 goals against average, which ranked 11th in Division I. She was chosen the A-10 Defensive Player of the Week one time. Gregory graduated from Duquesne in 2014 with a degree in sociology. She is currently a supports coordinator for individuals with disabilities. She enjoys spending time with family, watching sports, exercising and going for hikes in her free time.
PA Girls Team: Goalies
What does HEADstrong mean to you? HEADstrong means to live life to the fullest. Being a lacrosse player and coach this organization has hit home as I have had a family friend suffer from non-hodgkin’s lymphoma. Learning to live life one day at a time and to live it to the fullest means everything and to be able support such a great organization by giving back means a lot to me.