Jordyn Merkel
Jordyn Merkel
Title: Assistant Coach
Email: jordyn.merkel@jwu.edu
Position: Assistant Coach

Jordyn Merkel joined the Johnson & Wales University women's lacrosse team as an assistant coach in February 2020. 

Originally from Denver, Colorado, Jordyn played collegiately at Augustana College (Rock Island, IL) where she helped the Vikings win the CCIW conference title her freshman year, finishing the season 19-2 with a trip to the Sweet 16.

Jordyn went on to earn her bachelor's degree in Recreation, Tourism and Hospitality from the University of Northern Colorado where she played and coached the women’s club team. Merkel has a passion for coaching youth lacrosse and experience with the administrative side of the sport, including an internship with the Denver Outlaws.