Jordan Trautman ’05, was inducted into the Connecticut Lacrosse Hall of Fame in November for her exceptional career at Loomis Chaffee and for her achievements in the game after graduating.
At Loomis, Trautman was a High School All-American in 2003, 2004, and 2005 and helped her team win Founders League titles and New England Prep Championships in 2004 and 2005. She captained the team in 2005.
As a four-year starter at Georgetown University, Trautman earned many accolades, including a 2009 Tewaaraton Trophy Watch List selection, 2008 All-American Honors, 2008 and 2009 Regional All-American Honors, 2008 and 2009 Big East Honors, and 2009 North-South All Star Selectee. She was a co-captain of the Georgetown team in 2009.
Trautman helped Georgetown make appearences in three NCAA tournaments and two Big East championships, and she ranks 10th all time in career caused turnovers and 19th all time in draw controls at Georgetown. Trautman also was invited to try out for the USA national team on three separate occasions, and in 2018 she was drafted to the Philadelphia Force as part of the Women’s Professional League.
In 2010, Trautman worked under legendary head coach and National Lacrosse Hall of Famer Cindy Timchal at the U.S. Naval Academy, where she helped the Mids set a school record in wins and earn the Patriot League regular-season and tournament titles. In 2011 she worked as the defensive coordinator at Yale University.
From 2013 to 2016 she served as the head coach at Kean University, where she mentored five all-region selections and eight first team all-conference players. She coached the 2013 New Jersey Athletic Conference Midfielder of the Year and the 2013 Goaltender of the Year.
In 2017, Trautman became the head coach at Monmouth University. In her first season she made history by leading the team to its first-ever Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular-season title, and in her second season at the helm her team was the highest scoring offense in the conference. She also helped to produce the 2019 Offensive Player of the Year and Midfielder of the Year, the university’s first award winners since joining the conference.