Colleen Manning is the current head coach at North Attleboro High School. She was previously the head coach at Sharon High School (2015-2017), and helped turn the program around. In 2016, she led Sharon to it’s 1st MIAA tournament appearance, and Colleen was named the Hockomocksports.com Coach of the Year. In 2017, the team went 15-5, and earned a #6 seed in the MIAA tournament. Sharon won its first playoff game vs Newton South, before falling to Westford in the quarterfinals. Colleen helped coach and mentor the 2017 Hockomocksports.com player of the year, as well as two LNE team 1 and 2 members. Before Sharon, Colleen was the Foxboro High School JV Coach from 2012-2014.
Colleen was a standout player in high school and college. A native of Plainville MA, she attended King Philip Regional High School, where she played lacrosse under Gold Star coach Mike Vitelli. She helped lead the Warriors to a 2006 South Sectional Title, and in 2007 was named a Hockomock League All-Star. Colleen was then recruited to play at Worcester State College, where she was a captain and do-it-all midfielder. She holds the school record in points (99), and in 2011 was named a 1st team All-NEWLA member.
Colleen previously coached with the Outlaws, and has experience coaching youth and high school camps and clinics.