Carrie (Plute) Hanna
is no stranger to Wheeling Jesuit Women's Soccer tradition of
excellence. Within the past decade she has filled the roles of player,
assistant coach, and currently head coach.
Hanna's current record in her five seasons as head
coach with the Lady Cardinals is 77-28-3. She has also led the team to
two consecutive regular season conference runner-up titles, two
consecutive regular season conference champion titles, and three
consecutive conference tournament championship titles, two NCAA national
tournament appearances, and an NCAA national ranking of 20th.
The combination of a talented mix of new and
experienced team members and Hanna's commitment to contribute to the
program's winning tradition by exemplifying Wheeling Jesuit's "pursuit
of excellence" ideal should yield many successes throughout the 2007
Carrie Hanna graduated Wheeling Jesuit University in 1996 with a
bachelor's degree in psychology. She continued her education at West
Virginia University earning a Master's degree in sports psychology.
Carrie's playing career includes All-American
honors and professional experience in Germany. Coaching for over a
decade in some capacity at various levels of play, Hanna has acquired
invaluable knowledge within her profession.
In addition to her coaching duties, she serves as
the university's Institutional Researcher. Originally from McDonald, PA
she and her husband now live in Wheeling with their daughters Graceylyn
Mae and Lilyan Morgan.