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Coach Ed is a Long Island native with over 20 years of lacrosse experience. He was recruited to play defense at D III national powerhouse SUNY Cortland where he graduated in 2008. He has trained 20+ All State/Lower state players in his 4 years at Magnet HS and has been with Team Coastal since its start in 2013.
Coach Sam Bos grew up playing lacrosse in Virginia and was recruited to play D1 for The College of William and Mary! She then moved to Charleston and has been seeking every coaching opportunity possible. Coach Sam currently coaches Wando Varsity.
Coach Ashley grew up in Northern Virginia and attended the University of Virginia, where she was a two-time All-American Attacker. She has been involved with coaching ever since graduating and was recently inducted into the US Lacrosse Potomac Chapter Hall of Fame.
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Coach Cami played Division 1 Lacrosse at Loyola from 2013-2017. She was selected First Team All League Team in 2017 and was also voted Loyola's Team MVP. After completing her collegiate career, Cami was selected to play for the Baltimore Ride in the UWLX Pro League. She brings a ton of knowledge to our staff and is ready to work with our athletes.
Coach Sarah is from Maryland where she grew up playing club and high school lacrosse. After high school, Sarah went on to play Division I at Penn State University where she went to two Final Fours and won the first Big Ten Championship. After college, Sarah moved to Chicago where she coached Club and High School lacrosse for three years.
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Coach Kelsey is a 2014 graduate of Endicott College in Beverly, M.A. Barnes played all 4 years, 77 games, and earned tons of accolades including All-CCC First Team and CCC Defensive Player of the Year. Barnes also helped the Gulls to four CCC Championships and made program history with an appearance in the second round of the NCAA Tournament in 2014.
Coach Brooke played Division 1 lacrosse at George Mason University, where she was a team captain her junior and senior year. As an attacker, she was named to multiple All-Conference teams. Brooke moved to Charleston in 2017 and has been coaching high school and club teams in the area ever since.
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Coach Winnie grew up in Madison, NJ and played at the Division I level at Central Connecticut State University. After graduating from CCSU, she moved to Tennessee to help start the Lee University Division II lacrosse team. She then coached in Atlanta before settling in Charleston.
Coach Beth grew up in Baltimore, MD, first picking up a (wooden) stick in 3rd grade. She was a 4-year starter at Marymount University, and is still in the top 10 All-Time for points and goals. After graduating, Beth played on post-collegiate teams and coached kindergarten through high school varsity in Baltimore, Arlington, and New York City before moving to Charleston in April 2021.
Coach Jessie grew up in Charleston, SC and was a part of some of the first girls lacrosse teams in the area. Jessie went on to play club lacrosse at Clemson University and was selected for the 2016 SWLL All-Conference team. She was an assistant coach at TL Hanna High School before moving back home to start coaching at her alma mater, Wando High School. Jessie is passionate about seeing the sport she loves so much grow in the place that first introduced her to it.
Coach Jess grew up in Charleston, SC. Jess played on varsity all four years for Wando high school along with Fever Lacrosse Club in NC. Jess went on to play Club Lacrosse at Clemson University for her first semester. Jess is now in her sophomore year at Clemson and wants to continue her love for lacrosse through coaching and working with young athletes that share the same love as her.
Coach Hanah grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio where she started playing lacrosse. She competed at DII Lee University and began her coaching career as a graduate assistant at Wheeling Jesuit University. She became the head coach at Newberry College and recently moved to Charleston to take over the West Ashley HS girls program and teach mathematics.
Coach Caroline is from Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania where she played high school and club lacrosse. She played Division 3 lacrosse at Sewanee from 2017-2021. Caroline was a goalie and during her time playing at Sewanee she broke the record for number of saves in a game and was a captain her senior year. She also was chosen for the All-Sportsmanship Team in 2021.
Coach Brittany grew up in Baltimore and has always had lacrosse in her life. After competing collegiately at Washington and Jefferson College, she began coaching with Pitt Premier and had a successful career leading their HS teams. She recently moved to CHS and is ready to grow the game locally.
Coach Maggie played Division 1 lacrosse at Bucknell University where she played midfield. She moved down to Charleston and is excited to bring her knowledge to Coastal lax. She has 4 years of coaching experience at her original club team, Metro Magic Lacrosse. Her perspective and drive will help bring Coastal lax to a new level.
Coach Elena was born in lasi, Romania and grew up in Boston, Massachusetts where she first started playing lacrosse. She eventually moved down to Charleston and played at Bishop England where she was ranked top ten in the nation for assists as well as being a First Team All American. Coach Elena played at the collegiate level at Catawba College in Salisbury, NC. She has been passionate about lacrosse since she was 7 years old and is so excited to see the sport she grew up loving become more and more popular in South Carolina.
Coach Carlie grew up in Charleston, SC where she discovered lacrosse in 6th grade. She compete at Wando HS where she led the team to the state championship game in her senior year as defensive captain. She is a founding player of Team Coastal and competed with the organization until she graduated. Coach Carlie attends the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) and plays on the club lacrosse team.