Winifred Keaney
Winifred Keaney
Position: Coach
WINIFRED KEANEY, Director of Women's Physical Education and coach at Rhode Island State College for many years, fielded outstanding field hockey and basketball teams. She won numerous titles, while coaching a number of Rhode Island all-time women standout athletes. Wife of the legendary Frank W. Keaney, she was instrumental in his success over the years and an outstanding athlete in her own right. She was the first woman to be elected to the URI Hall of Fame; her late son Warner Keaney is also a Hall of Famer.