Kayla Meneghin, Special Advisor to the Hockey Director and Skills Instructor, has signed a professional contract with the Buffalo Beauts of the National Women's Hockey League (NWHL)!
Kayla has worked with the Guardians Front Office this summer to help build a strong culture and development plan for the organization going forward. In addition to her on-ice expertise, Kayla has also been able to assist in forming plans for player advancement on both the Co-ed program and the Women's program.
Prior to her role as Special Advisor and her recent signing with the Buffalo Beauts, Kayla spent four years with SUNY-Plattsburgh of the NCAA Division III, followed by two years with the Connecticut Whale of the NWHL. During her tenure as a SUNY-Plattsburgh Cardinal, Kayla amassed three NCAA Division III National Championship titles with their Women's Ice Hockey team. Kayla finished her collegiate career ranked 4th All-Time in Career Points, 5th All-Time in Career Assists, and tied for 5th All-Time in Career Short-Handed Goals in NCAA Division III Women's Ice Hockey history.
Kayla will continue to serve as a Special Advisor to the Hockey Director while she plays out her NWHL season with Buffalo.
The Guardians wish Kayla the best of luck and look forward to seeing all the things she will accomplish next!