Faceoff Academy Coaches School Us on Face-Offs

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Face-off rules have been tinkered with for the better part of the last decade, but the role of the face-off man got a little extra attention last spring because of some media articles and coaches questioning the necessity of facing off. The Face-Off Academy is one of the nation’s leading instructional academies for face-off specialists. We spoke to Face-Off Academy coaches Greg Gurenlian, Chris Mattes and Jerry Ragonese about all things face-off related. Read More…

Glenn Carter Named Keystone’s First Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach

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La Plume, PA – Glenn Carter has been named Keystone College’s first-ever head men’s lacrosse coach according to an announcement made recently by Director of Athletics, Dr. Matthew Grimaldi. Carter has been coaching at the highest levels for the past 16 years including starting the program at Division III Ursinus College before stops at Division I and professional levels. Read More…

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Joe Starsia Joins the UVa Men’s Lacrosse Coaching Staff



CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia men’s lacrosse head coach Dom Starsia has announced he has added his son, Joe Starsia, to the Cavaliers’ coaching staff. Joe Starsia fills the assistant coach vacancy left by John Walker, who left for the top assistant coach position at Princeton in July. Read More…

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Hood College (Frederick MD) Is Hiring A Men’s Graduate Assistant



Hood is an independent liberal arts college known for its outstanding faculty, research opportunities, and experiential learning. Located in historic Frederick, Md. (the third largest city in the state), Hood is an hour from Washington, D.C., an hour from Baltimore and 30 minutes from the I-270 technology corridor. The coaching graduate assistant will assist the head and any assistant coaches with the organization and supervision for all aspects of Hood College Men’s Lacrosse team. Read More…

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Hounds Appoint Nick Stevens as Strength and Conditioning Coach

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Charlotte, N.C. – January 21, 2013 – Charlotte Lacrosse LLC named today Nick Stevens as Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Charlotte Hounds. The Charlotte Athletic Club Personal Trainer served as a fitness and conditioning consultant to the players and staff during the team’s inaugural season. Read More…

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University of the District of Columbia Hires Melynda Zwick Brown as First Ever Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach

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WASHINGTON, DC – University of the District of Columbia Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, Patricia Thomas, has announced the hiring of Melynda Zwick Brown as the first ever Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach. Zwick Brown boasts three years of collegiate coaching experience at the Division I level as an Assistant Coach at the University of Connecticut. Read More…

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Virginia Lacrosse Names McDermott Volunteer Assistant Coach



CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Tim McDermott has joined the Virginia men’s lacrosse program as a volunteer coach, as announced by head coach Dom Starsia. McDermott is the older brother of former UVa faceoff specialist, Brian McDermott. “I couldn’t be more pleased to announce Tim’s addition to our staff,” said Starsia. Read More…

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Zach Iannucci Named Illinois Wesleyan Men’s Lacrosse Coach



BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Zach Iannucci has been hired to be the first men’s lacrosse coach at Illinois Wesleyan University, IWU athletic director Dennie Bridges announced today. The 25-year-old Iannucci comes to Illinois Wesleyan from being an assistant at Oberlin College (Ohio), where he spent the 2012 season as defensive coordinator for the Yeomen men’s lacrosse team. Read More…

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Holy Cross Names Justin Hager Assistant Men’s Lacrosse Coach



WORCESTER, Mass.­ – The College of the Holy Cross has named former Mercer assistant coach and 2009 Hobart graduate Justin Hager as an assistant men’s lacrosse coach, as announced by head coach Jim Morrissey and athletic director Richard M. Regan, Jr. Hager will serve as the defensive coordinator and recruiting director. Read More…

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Kevin Warne Named Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach at Georgetown

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WASHINGTON – Georgetown University Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Lee Reed has announced that Kevin Warne has been named the head coach for the Hoyas men’s lacrosse program. He becomes the 12th head coach in the program’s 50-year history. Read More…

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