Derraugh Recognized for Accomplishments

Derraugh Recognized for Accomplishments

The following article featuring Cornell head coach Doug Derraugh appeared in the April 2 issue of the Arnprior EMC.


By David Johnston

Cornell University women's hockey coach Doug Derraugh is the 2010 Division I Women's Hockey Coach of the Year.

A native of Arnprior, Derraugh wins the award after guiding his team - the Big Red - to a national runner-up finish in its first appearance in the NCAA Frozen Four tournament. Cornell lost the championship game Sunday, March 21 with 33.6 seconds left in the third overtime when second-seeded Minnesota-Duluth clinched the title at Ridder Arena in Minneapolis, Minn.

In his fifth season as coach, Derraugh has guided the Big Red to its first league regular-season championship, first playoff and playoff series victories, first league tournament title and NCAA tournament appearance, as well as its first berth in the national title game.

Complete article can be accessed via the EMC Web site by clicking here.