Annie Villare

Annie Villare

October 18, 2021

Annie is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Lowell (2017), where she majored in Criminal Justice. Collegiately, Annie is a former Division I player and team captain for the highly competitive UMass Lowell program under veteran head coach Shannon LeBlanc, where Annie was named to the America East All-Championship team in 2016. She was also a two-time UMass Lowell Dean’s List and America East Academic Honor Roll member. Following her collegiate career, Annie served as an assistant coach at Division II Southern New Hampshire University in the Northeast-10 Conference, where she was involved in all aspects of the program, especially establishing herself as an outstanding recruiter. Annie was named the head coach of Regis College (MA) in 2019 where she led the team to their first appearance in the GNAC playoffs since joining the conference in 2017, earning the fifth seed and advancing to the semifinals. Annie joined the Seacoast full-time staff in 2020 after working with teams at the Hampton location beginning in 2016.

 

A Massachusetts native, Annie was a four year varsity starter at Chelmsford High School. Annie was named an MVC All-Star her sophomore and junior year and the MVC Player of the Year her senior season. She earned accolades from the Boston Globe All-Scholastic and Player of the Year for the Lowell Sun.  Annie was selected to play in the 2012 Best of 60 game.