|High School:||Notre Dame Academy|
|Alma Mater:||Holy Cross|
Kathleen Colpoys returns to Holy Cross for her first season as head volleyball coach in 2019.
Colpoys returns to the Hill after four seasons as the head coach at Stonehill College, where she guided the Skyhawks to the Northeast-10 Conference Tournament Semifinal in 2017. Throughout her tenure, her student-athletes have earned several individual athletic and academic honors, including an AVCA All-East Region selection, two NE10 All-Conference nods, three league all-rookie honors, two NE10 Academic All-Conference accolades and a CoSIDA Academic All-District recognition. The Skyhawks also won the AVCA Team Academic Award in 2016-2017 and 2017-2018.
In addition to her coaching duties, Colpoys redesigned a leadership development series for Stonehill student-athletes and also served as the athletics department’s representative for the Alcohol and Other Drugs Committee. She was a facilitator for the Mentors in Violence Prevention (MVP) and Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for College Students (BASICS) programs, as well.
Prior to her time with the Skyhawks, Colpoys was a graduate assistant at the University of New Hampshire, winning America East Conference titles and qualifying for the NCAA Tournament in 2013 and 2014.
Colpoys graduated from Holy Cross with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics in 2012. A four-year starter for the Crusaders from 2008-2011 and a team captain during her senior season, Colpoys is the only player in program history to record more than 700 kills and 200 blocks over her career. She ranks second in program history in career hitting percentage (.236), fifth in career blocks (214) and eighth in career kills (755).