|Alma Mater:||Castleton '12|
Kaitlin Hayes joins the Saint Michael's women's ice hockey coaching staff for her first season as an assistant in 2017-18. A Burlington, Vt., native, Hayes graduated from former NEHC counterpart Castleton University in 2012, playing four years on defense and graduating with a school-record-tying 102 games played. She added 23 points from her position on the blue line. Hayes is currently employed as an Agricultural Water Quality Specialist II at the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets.