Tufts All-American Hedy Veith joins the Jumbo coaching staff for the 2020-21 season.
Veith was a four-year starter for Coach Shute’s Tufts teams from 2016-19. She was a two-time IWLCA All-American for the Jumbos, earning first team honors in 2019 and third-team recognition in 2018. During the 2019 team’s “Final Four” season, Veith repeated as an IWLCA Pilgrim Region first team selection and was the NESCAC Defensive Player of the Year and an All-Conference first team selection. She led the team with 39 ground balls and 21 caused turnovers.
A three-time NESCAC All-Academic Team selection, Veith graduated from Tufts in 2019 with a degree in economics and community health. She also earned IWLCA Academic Honor Roll accolades as a player.
Originally from Alexandria, Virginia, Veith was on the lacrosse and field hockey teams at St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School.