Alanna Herne

Alanna Herne joins Buffalo State's coaching staff for the 2019-20 season.

A three-time All-Region player for the Bengals, she was also a three-time All-SUNYAC selection and the Buffalo State Athlete of the Year for her 2017 campaign. She ranks third in school history with 268 points, including 146 goals and 122 assists in just 54 career games played.

She spent the 2019 season as an assistant coach with Medaille College after serving as a coaching intern at Buffalo State in 2018 while she completed her degree in communication. She also coached one season of box lacrosse with the Turtle Islanders.

A native of Tonawanda, N.Y., she is engaged to be married to former Buffalo State women's basketball player Taylor Graham in the summer of 2019.