Wayne State assistant women's coach Grant Kimball has been named associate head coach for the program.
Kimball is in his fourth year at Wayne State. He joined the Warrior hockey staff after serving the previous two seasons (2001-02 and 2002-03) as the top assistant coach with the Lake Forest College women's program of the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association (NCAA D-III).
After graduating from Lake Forest in 1996, Kimball spent the next five seasons coaching with the Team Illinois Girls Hockey Organization. He coached the U-19 and U-15 teams to consecutive Illinois state championships. Several of his players went on to play Division I and III college hockey.