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.
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.
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 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.
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 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 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.