BURLINGTON, Vt. – Jodi Kenyon, head coach of women’s soccer at the University of
Vermont, announced her resignation today.
Kenyon, a 1989 graduate of Adelphi University, was head coach of the Catamounts
for seven years, compiling a record of 41-78-7 overall. In America East play,
Vermont was 22-39-4 under Kenyon. This past season, Vermont posted a record of
5-9-4 overall and 1-6-2 in conference play. Kenyon received the Charles
Zabriskie, Jr. Athletic Director’s Award for Excellence in Coaching in 2000 and
During Kenyon’s career at Vermont the program produced 79 America East
All-Academic selections and 20 America East All-Conference players, including
three straight All-Rookie selections. Kenyon also had the second-longest tenure
(seven years) of the five coaches in UVM women’s soccer history.
Wendy Elles, Kenyon’s top assistant coach for the past seven years, has also
Vermont’s director of athletics Bob Corran said a national search for a new
women’s soccer coach will begin immediately. Kenyon and Elles will remain
available to assist Corran with the transition to a new coaching staff.