Kendall Coyne

by Jack Ol 12 Jan,2020
Kendall Coyne
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 2 Inch
Weight 57 kg
Personal Info
  • Date of Birth
  • Age 29 Years Old
  • Famous Name Kendall Coyne Schofield
  • Birth Name Kendall Coyne
  • Birth Place Oak Lawn, Illinois
  • Famous Name Kendall Coyne Schofield
  • Father John Coyne
  • Father Nationality American
  • Mother Ahlise Coyne
  • Mother Nationality American
  • Net Worth $1 million
  • Salary $71,000
  • Past Team Boston Pride
  • Siblings Kevin Coyne, Bailey Coyne & Jake Coyane
  • University Team Northeastern Huskies
  • Career Earnings $350,000
  • Sponsors Adidas, Article Ice arena, CCM, and Chipotle-Mexican grill
  • No. of Twitter Followers 30,000
  • No. of Instagram Followers 45,200
  • Position in Team forward
  • No. of Siblings 3
  • Current team Minnesota Whitecaps
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession Ice Hockey Player
  • Came to fame after Scored the goal in extra time to win gold in 2009 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship
  • Current City Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • University attended Northeastern University
  • School attended Berkshire School,
  • Currently Married yes
  • Married to Michael Schofield
  • Squad No 26
  • Caps 27

Kendall Coyne currently the forward of NWHL team Minnesota Whitecaps from Minneapolis–Saint Paul, who was champion of Isobel Cup 2019. The American professional Ice hockey player won seven gold medals with the U.S. women's hockey team to date.

The U.S. hockey star was born in Oak Lawn, Illinois, to John and Ahlise Coyne on May 25, 1992. Kendall has three siblings, of which her oldest sibling Kevin Coyne played in Division III hockey and currently works as a coach. Her younger sister Bailey Coyne plays for the Northeastern Huskies ice hockey team, and information regarding her brother Jake Coyne is unknown.

Kendall Coyne Contract, Salary, and Net worth

Kendall Coyne's net worth in 2020 is $1 million. Her ten years and running Hockey career had a journey of a superstar. she earned around $250,000 playing as a professional hockey player for teams like Northeastern Huskies, Boston Pride, and her current team Minnesota Whitecap.

Kendall Coyne in action playing for Minnesota Whitecap SOURCE: Flicker

Apart from her salaries, she played for Team USA women Ice hockey team in several tournaments bagging gold and silver which can be viewed in the following table:

Tournament Year Medal remarks
Under-18 Series 2007, 2008, 2009  
Under-22 Series 2010, 2012  
International Ice Hockey Federation  Under-18 Women’s World Championships 2008, 2009, 2010 gold - 2008-2009 & silver - 2010
IIHF Twelve Nations Invitational Tournament  2011  
 Four Nations Cups 2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 firs t- 2011, 2012. 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018;second- 2010, 2014; third - 2013
International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s World Championships 2011,2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019 gold - 2011, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019; silver -2012
Winter Olympics 2014, 2018 silver - 2014; gold - 2018

As per the announcement made in early 2019 after two years, continuous threatening of boycotting world championship tournament over pay equity the USA hockey announced annual pay of $71,000. We can assume that Kendall stacked the much more greens compared to her club career playing for the USA women's national ice hockey team.

Kendall, battling with Swiss counterpart Livia Altmann in the preliminary game at the IIHF Women's Ice Hockey World Championship April 5, 2013. SOURCE: 123rf

Adding up to her earnings, her endorsement deals, and her online shopping makes a hefty amount for the 27-year-old. She endorses several brands on her Instagram, which has 45,200 followers and on twitter with 30,000 followers, respectively.

Kendall endorsing her foundation and the brand "Nike" on her Instagram post on December 4, 2019. SOURCE: Instagram @kendallcoyne26

She is sponsored by brands like Adidas, Article Ice arena, CCM, and Chipotle-Mexican grill. Being sponsored by Adidas, one of the leading companies in sports, is likely to earn her handsome amount as Adidas also sponsors star players like Connor McDavid and Sidney Crosby in NHL.

She participated in broadcast events like NBC sports "Wednesday Night Rivalry" and several University teams broadcast prior to joining as an analyst for NHL Network on 2019.

Net worth and Salary

Kendall's husband Michael was the third-round draft pick of the Denver Broncos, who signed him for $3.22 million for four years. Michael was the starter in Super Bowl 50 in 2016, who were the champions of the tournament that year.

He left Broncos in 2017 and joined his current team Los Angeles Chargers for the contract of $2.77 million for a year, out of which he earned around $1.77 million that year. His contract for two years with chargers is worth $4.5 million and expected to make quite a fortune from the renewed tie-up with his current club.

Michael Schofield showing his Super Bowl 50 Champion ring on his Instagram post
SOURCE: Instagram @mischofi

The estimated net worth of Micheal is $1.5 million as per his earnings, and Kendall's net worth of $1 million constitutes a power pack couple in the sports industry. Their cumulative net worth will be in increasing trend in the future as they are still in the sports business.

Relationship with Michael Schofield resulted in marriage in July 2018

The 2019 Isobel Cup Champion is married to her high school sweetheart Michael Schofield, an offensive guard for American NFL team Los Angeles Chargers. Kendall Coyne and Michael Schofield attended the same high school in Orland Park. They knew eachother for a long time. Both of them were focusing on their athletics career and studies rather than to be in any relationship during high school.

Kendall Coyne and Michael Schofield posing for a picture on their wedding day on August 19, 2018. SOURCE: Instagram @kendallcoyne26

Their dating spree started when they started attending college and trained in the same gym at their locality. The couple walked the aisle on August 19, 2018, and living happily together. Kendall loves to share the picture with her husband on her Instagram with messages of her deep love for her husband, and so does her husband, Michael. She also added her husband's last name, and her Instagram is named Kendall Coyne Schofield

Scored the goal in extra time to win gold in 2009 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship:

Kendall scored an exceptionally brilliant goal in the 2009 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship against Canada in additional time, which led the Team USA to victory as a champion of the tournament. The final was held in Füssen Arena, Germany, with around 700 attendance. 

Kendal Coyne Played in three IIHF World Women's U18 Championship with Team USA. SOURCE: informationCradle

17-year-old Kendall at that time was the youngest player to participate in the competition with USA women's national team. As she got selected for the senior national team in August 2009 following year after playing The Four Nations Cup with the Team USA, she already had a stat of 36 career points (24 goals, 12 assists) in 27 games.

NCAA journey

Kendall Coyne participated in the 2011 IIHF Women's World Championship after her selection in April of 2011. During the same year, she committed to Northeastern Huskies women's ice hockey and started playing for Northeastern Huskies ice hockey women's team. Her talent and hard work a realized, and she was awarded Patty Kazmaier Award for the best female ice hockey player of the USA.

Selected as a third overall pick in 2015 NWHL Draft Boston Pride

As Kendall was showing her skill in the NCCA league, she was picked as third-round overall by Boston Pride in 2015 NWHL Draft. The following year she opted to join her current team Minnesota Whitecaps. 

Kendall Coyne was the third-round overall pick of Boston Pride in 2015 NWHL Draft. SOURCE: Wikipedia

 After joining her new team in 2016, she again resigned her contract for the 2018-2019 season and won the Isobel Cup. Kendall played her last game with Minnesota Whitecaps in the 2018-2019 season and has not appeared for the team since then.

Gold medal in PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games:

The dream of every athlete is to win Olympic gold in their career, but for Kendall, it was a challenge as she could not fulfill her dream of Olympic Gold in her first Winter Olympics in 2014. She waited for four years and fulfilled her dream of gold medal in the Winter Olympics in 2018.

Kendall Celebrating the Olympic gold medal victory in PyeongChang 2018 Olympic with her husband, Micheal. SOURCE: StarTribune

The defeat in Sochi, Russia aginst Canada, was a nightmare for Kendall in her Olympic debut. They lost the game 3-2 in front of 12000 attendees in the Bolshoy Ice Dome, Shayba Arena. Canada turned the lead of 2-0 of USA to 3-2 in their favor in closing moments. Four-year wait for the Olympic gold came as sweet revenge for team Kendall and team USA as they defeated Canda with the same score of 3-2 at Gangneung, South Korea in Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games.

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