Looking to follow up one of the most successful seasons in program history, the DePaul women's soccer team will confront six NCAA tournament teams on its 2014 schedule.
DePaul Blue Demon senior student-athletes gathered at a luncheon hosted by Director of Athletics Jean Lenti Ponsetto on Friday afternoon as a kickoff to DePaul University's Commencement Weekend.
It was quite the occasion Saturday night in suburban Rosemont as Blue Demons from every sport gathered to celebrate one of the greatest seasons in the annals of DePaul athletics.
After five seasons of helping build DePaul women's soccer into an NCAA tournament program, Michele O'Brien has been rewarded with a promotion to associate head coach.
Erin Chastain led the Blue Demons to the NCAA tournament and first appearance in the BIG EAST Championship title game while also being named NSCAA Northeast Region Coach of the Year.
DePaul's NCAA tournament coach Erin Chastain will join Northwestern football coach Pat Fitzgerald and men's basketball coaches Mike Brey of Notre Dame and Chris Collins of NU at a special upcoming event for the national nonprofit organization Positive Coaching Alliance.