My dad was a Master Sergeant in the US Army and a great coach. My
brother was a lacrosse coach for 25 years and built his team into Texas’s
first division I program. I’ve coached my two sons’ in just about
everything…including lacrosse. I did not play lacrosse until I was in my
20’s, but I fell in love with it immediately. I spent 25 years working in
NASA’s Mission Control, but coaching is in my blood and something I
We have everything a coach would want…talent, athletes and good
My primary objective is to help build great young women, who have
everything they need to succeed when they move on from this program.
Sports provides an unequaled opportunity to learn life’s lessons and my
goal is to use the Gulf Coast Girls Lacrosse program to encourage
learning…on and off the field.
I intend to use what time I have with the team as best possible. In time,
we will build a little grit and come to understand that what they get out
of this is directly proportional to what they put into it. There is room for
the casually interested and those hoping for a scholarship, but they are
We will enjoy ourselves. We will win, and we will lose. We will do it all as
a team. I insist that they and I show respect for ourselves, our opponents
and officials, and the game.
Thank you for loaning me your most valuable commodity. If we are
successful, your time and money will be well spent. It will take all of us.