Hawthorn are the fourth AFLW club looking for a new senior coach after Bec Goddard announced her retirement from the role.
Her surprise departure came two days after the Western Bulldogs sacked Nathan Burke.
Collingwood also did not renew Steve Symonds’s contract and Michael Prior left West Coast with two rounds left in the season.
Goddard has been one of the AFLW’s most important figures, coaching Adelaide to the first premiership in 2017 and also serving on the league competition committee.
She joined the Hawks in 2019, developing their women’s program. She coached the expansion club in their first two AFLW seasons for a 6-14 record.
Goddard had also worked as an AFL…