|Position:||Assistant Women's Lacrosse Coach|
Erin Slifer enters her second season with Fairfield as the assistant coach heading into the spring of 2017. Slifer was drafted 20th overall by the Boston Storm in the inaugural United Women's Lacrosse League (UWLX) Draft in April of 2016.
She was a four-year letterwinner at Princeton University, earning All-America honors as a co-captain of the Tigers in 2015.In addition to All-America laurels, Slifer claimed her second consecutive First Team All-Ivy League nod and was named the league’s Midfielder of the Year in 2015. She rounded out her decorated senior campaign with First Team All-ECAC and IWLCA First Team All-Mid-Atlantic laurels. Slifer led Princeton in scoring with 71 points – 41 goals and 30 assists – as the Tigers won the Ivy League Championship.
Princeton would advance to the NCAA Championship Quarterfinals, defeating the Stags in the opening round and then upsetting host Stony Brook in the second round. Princeton finished the spring ranked No. 9 in the nation by the IWLCA.
Slifer graduated from Princeton in May of 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Politics.