News and notes on Purdue Athletics
The event will take place at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29
The event is scheduled for a 108-player field
Campers have multiple opportunities to train with the Boilermakers this summer.
News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.
No. 13 Purdue vs. No. 20 Michigan State (Jan. 11, 2007)
Kix's primary duties at Purdue include coordinating team travel, assisting with academic progress, community outreach and marketing and coordinating summer camps. For two years at Purdue, Kix served as the supervisory administrator for women's soccer and men's and women's swimming and diving.
As the head coach at Maine, Kix was named America East Coach of the Year four times, Northeast Region Coach of the Year and compiled a 174-109-5 record. Her field hockey team achieved the high team grade-point average five times while she was at the helm.
The Lake Ronkonkoma, N.Y., native was an outstanding student-athlete, honored as a two-time field hockey All-American playing goalie at Connecticut. She won a national championship as a player in 1981 and again as an assistant coach in 1985 for the Huskies. Kix was selected as the 1985 Connecticut Female Athlete of the Year, and in 1984 was a finalist for college field hockey's top honor, the Broderick Award. Kix played basketball in high school, along with field hockey and softball.