Kristen Coleman McDaniel ’07 was recently inducted into the 2021 Fairfield University Athletics Hall of Fame. Kristen is Fairfield's all-time leading scorer in women’s lacrosse with 257 points in just three active seasons with the Stags. She also holds the top two spots on the single-season list with 90 points in 2008 and 88 in 2009. She also ranks all-time in assists with 71 to round out her scoring total. Coleman was 2008 MAAC Rookie and Offensive Player of the Year, then repeated as Offensive Player of the Year in 2009. She was an IWLCA All-Region Second Team and All-MAAC First Team honoree in all three of her active seasons and earned berths on the MAAC All-Academic Team in 2009 and 2010.
Kristen coached lacrosse at Holy Cross from 2013-2017. She and husband Warren have three children, Emery, Cole and Finley.