Angela Mallis (Former player at Wheaton College (DIII) and current Full Time Assistant Coach at Springfield College).
Angela was a standout player at Wheaton College. She specializes in stick skills and coaching the attack at Springfield College.
Aimee Klepacki (Current Head Coach at Western New England University (DIII)) Aimee has coached a 228-112 career record for a .671 winning percentage at Western New England University. She ranks in the top 15 among both active and all-time NCAA Division III coaches.
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Christa Morrison (Former player at Mercyhurst (DII) and current Graduate Assistant Coach at Springfield College). Christa was a standout player at Mercyhurst and helped lead this DII program to be conference champions, nationally ranked and successful in the NCAA tournament. Currently Christa works with the defenders and draw specialists at Springfield College. Christa recently graduated with a masters of Sports Psychology from Springfield College. She will continue to be an assistant lacrosse coach at Springfield College for the 2018/2019 year and will continue a certification in teaching Physical Education at Springfield College. Christa helped to lead Springfield College to its first NCAA at large bid in program history during the 2018 season.
LAX PLUS 2020
Steve Dudeck: (Head Coach-Longmeadow High) steve is a High School teacher and currently coaches at Longmeadow High School. In 2017, Steve led Longmeadow High to its 17th consecutive West D1-Championship and another trip the the D1 State Finals. Steve has coached a number of All-Americans at Longmeadow and also has coached several teams in the National School Girls Tournament. Steve also coaches at the Under Armour tournament that displays some of the top players in the country.
LAX PLUS 2021
Ed Duclos (Former Head Coach, South Windsor High School)
Coach Duke has been coaching with Lax Plus since 2011. He is the former head coach at South Windsor High School (he began the program over 25 seasons ago). He was honored as the 2007 CT Girls’ Lacrosse Coaches Association Division 1 Coach of the Year and the 2009 CT High School Coaches Association’s Coach of the Year. He helped form the Coaches Association for Girls’ Lacrosse (CHSGLA) and was its 1st president (1994 to ’97).
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Tinita Larmann: (Former Coach at the Coast Guard Academy-DIII school and current coach at Ledyard High) Tinita is a former youth coach for Lax Plus club and will now bring her expertise of coaching at the DIII college level and high school level to our high school program. Tinita has two daughters that went and is going through the Lax Plus program.
AC's Goalie Training School
Lax Plus is proud to announce the 2017 fall goalie training program will now be headed by former Yale Assistant Coach and current Head Coach at American International College, Ashley Casiano. Ashley is entering her second season as the head women's lacrosse coach at AIC. Casiano joins AIC after spending the 2014-15 seasons as the assistant coach at Division I, Ivy League, Yale. During her time with the Bulldogs, Casiano worked extensively with the goalies. Casiano attended Division I Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. as a student-athlete where she excelled both on the field and in the classroom. She was twice named to the Metro Atlantic All-Conference second-team as a goalkeeper during her junior and senior seasons. Casiano was also named to the MAAC All-tournament team during her freshman and senior seasons as well as being an All-Academic team member.
Casiano currently sits tied for first in career wins with 22 and is third in goals against average (11.20) while being fourth in both saves (491) and save percentage (.448) in the Red Foxes' career record books.