On Wednesday, June 17, SUNY Oswego's Interim Director of Athletics Eric Summers
announced that Mark Digby
, Associate Head Coach for women's ice hockey has been named Interim Head Coach of women's ice hockey.
Prior to Oswego, Digby was an assistant men's ice hockey coach at his
alma mater, SUNY Brockport (2006-10) where he earned his B.S. in
physical education (2005) and M.S. in Recreation Management (2008).
Digby was hired as the assistant men's ice hockey coach at Oswego in
August of 2010. During his time as the assistant men's ice hockey coach,
the team reached six NCAA tournaments, two frozen fours and competed
for the national championship twice.
Digby moved over to the women's ice hockey team in the spring of 2019 as
the Associate Head Coach. In the 2019-20 season the women's ice hockey
team showed huge improvements, including the most wins (16) the program
had seen since 2016. Along with their win totals, the women's ice hockey
team competed for their second NEWHL Championship falling to nationally
top ranked Plattsburgh in the title game.
Digby takes over the women's ice hockey program from Diane Dillon, who coached the program for 14 seasons.