Head Coach Mary Bushnell Lynch
Mary Bushnell Lynch grew up in Old Saybrook, Conn., and was an all-state soccer player for Old Saybrook High School. A 2005 graduate of Connecticut College, Coach Lynch was captain and a four-year member of both the Connecticut College women’s soccer and basketball teams. After college, she spent three years as the assistant coach for the boy’s varsity soccer and basketball teams at St. Thomas More School, an all-boy’s boarding school in Conn., where she also taught high school English. Coach Lynch then coached for two years at Trinity College, in Hartford, Conn., where she was an assistant coach for the girl’s soccer and basketball teams, taught in the physical education department and completed her Master’s Degree. While at Trinity College, Coach Lynch was involved in all aspects of working with the student-athletes, including recruiting, coaching and team management. She served as an assistant varsity soccer coach at Shady Side Academy from 2010-2012, and also assists the girl’s varsity basketball team and teaches English and history. Coach Lynch was recently married in 2013 to Mac Lynch '01.