Nicole Gerdes

Coach Nicole currently serves as the Head Coach of Merion Mercy Academy, leading the Golden Bears to a Catholic Academy League Championship and to the PIAA State Quarter Finals after having as the Assistant Coach at Merion for the past two years. During her high school career at Robbinsville HS, Nicole was the captain of both the field hockey and lacrosse teams. She was twice named to the All-Trenton Times Second Team and named to First Team All-Trentonian honors. Twice named to the All-CJFHA team and earned First Team All-Area accolades as a senior.

Nicole continued her field hockey career at Saint Joseph’s University.  Named to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner’s and SJU Athletic Director’s Honor Rolls. Named to the NFHCA National Academic Squad for three consecutive season. Selected as an Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week as a freshman.  Nicole graduated with a degree in Elementary Education.