CHATTANOOGA, Tn. (Jun 13, 2022) - The Red Wolves are pleased to announce Hannah Tillett as the new Red Wolves Academy Director of Pre Academy and Grassroots Ambassador.
Tillett was raised in Huntington, Indiana and began her collegiate soccer career at Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) after an impressive high school career. Tillett was selected as a finalist for the 2017 IndyStar Indiana Girls' Soccer Player of the Year. During her time with MTSU for two seasons she was named to the First-Team All Conference USA after her second season. In 2020 Tillett transferred to the University of Tennessee and immediately made an impact for the Vols. Over two seasons Tillett played in 36 matches and scored three goals and assisted six. Most notably, she scored the final goal in the SEC Championship match against the University of Arkansas securing a 3-0 win to secure the title.
Tillett is prepared for this new challenge and role within the Red Wolves organization, “I am beyond excited to get started with the Chattanooga Red Wolves Academy. Finding people and a program you can put your full trust and energy into and receive the same passion and love back is an incredible feeling. I am looking forward to the next steps.”
Academy Sporting Director Luke Winter spoke about the importance of adding Tillett, “the addition of Hannah brings in another great person and passionate employee to our organization. Hannah wants to help continue the growth of soccer in our community and provide more opportunities for all players. It's also really exciting for me when you have a female on staff who knows the game at the highest level - its where lots of our academy membership wants to reach and Hannah can be a role model and give the guidance by sharing her personal stories and what she had to sacrifice to get there