Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach (Women's Soccer, Swimming, Men's Golf)
Brittany Keil will begin her second year as an assistant strength and conditioning coach for the University of Notre Dame for the 2020-21 season. She oversees all aspects of strength and conditioning for the Women’s Soccer, Swimming, and Men’s Golf programs.
Keil arrives at Notre Dame after a six year stint at Stanford University where she handled all aspects of sports performance for Women’s Basketball, Women’s Golf (2017-2019) and Synchronized Swimming (2013-2017). During her time at Stanford, the Women’s Basketball Program won four PAC-12 Championships and competed in two Final Fours.
Prior to Stanford, Keil served as assistant strength and conditioning coach at the College of the Holy Cross from 2010-2013. While at Holy Cross, she designed and implemented performance programs for 14 Division I teams: Men’s and Women’s Basketball, Baseball, Softball, Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse, Men’s and Women’s track and field, Men’s and Women’s cross country, Men’s and Women’s Tennis, Women’s Volleyball and Field Hockey. During that time, Keil was also assistant director of Be Athletic Sports Performance Camp, a youth summer training program based out of Worcester, MA.
Keil began her career in strength and conditioning as an intern and coaching assistant at Harvard University from 2008-2010, overseeing the training of 13 teams and serving as assistant strength coach for Football and Women’s Basketball.
Hailing from Sparta, NJ, Keil graduated with a bachelor’s degree in biology from the College of the Holy Cross, where she was a 1,000-point scorer and team captain for the Women’s Basketball team. She helped lead the Crusaders to two Patriot League Championships and two NCAA Tournament appearances and thrice earned ESPN District I Academic All-America honors. Currently, Keil is a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association.