Kacey’ road to success was not an easy one. Her story of facing adversity, achieving the unthinkable, and rising as a leader – not just on her team or in women’s hockey, but in sports at large – speaks volumes to the athlete and human being that she is today.
Named one of Team USA’s top-three players in 2009, and three-time member of the U.S. Women’s Select Team for the Four Nations Cup, Kacey’s skill set, work ethic, and leadership has paved the way for her to become to the iconic female athlete she is today. Kacey played four years at the University of New Hampshire in the Hockey East conference, and ranks third all-time at UNH in career points by a defenseman.
Her knowledge in nutrition and dedication to fitness plays a major role in her success, and more importantly her happiness. Finding a healthy balance between the two is critical to living a wholesome life, and also impacts your mental wellness. Kacey shares her favorite recipes, go-to workouts, and educates on how athletes and health-conscious individuals can build a stronger mind & body from the inside out.
The women’s hockey league has gone through a rollercoaster of change, frustration and hope as they strive for equality in the sport. Kacey stands in the forefront with other female leaders making their voices heard. She has become an iconic role model for younger female athletes, and is paving the way to achieving a brighter future for the next generation of players.