More than any other sport, professional lacrosse players play a pivotal role in the health of their game by passing on their knowledge through coaching. MLL Press Box will highlight the current players in MLL who are carrying on that coaching legacy at the collegiate and high school levels in the Coaches Corner.
Rochester Institute of Technology - Donny Moss, Assistant Coach
After suffering their first loss of the season last weekend, the No. 5 RIT Tigers will look to get back on track this Saturday at Clarkson. Moss (Rochester Rattlers) and his RIT club just came away with two wins during a three-game road stretch that saw them face three teams ranked in the top 15.
Utah - Adam Ghitelman, Marcus Holman, Will Manny, Assistant Coach
The No. 11 Utes will host Nevada tonight in search of their third-straight win. Utah comes into the matchup hot after rolling to a 21-9 win last Friday over Simon Fraser. The 21 goals marked a season high and capped a stretch of four games in seven days.
Assistant Coach Will Manny (Boston Cannons) can be seen below taking some of his players to school in a sprint drill.
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Denver - Jeremy Noble, Volunteer Assistant Coach
The previously top-ranked Pioneers have their work cut out for them on Saturday when they travel east to take on No. 16 Towson. Denver fell to No. 7 in the rankings this week after a 16-7 loss at the hands of Ohio State. This weekend's matchup (on Lax Sports Network at noon ET) is a classic battle of teacher vs. student with Denver coach Bill Tierney facing his old protege at Princeton and former Bayhawks star Shawn Nadelen.
Endicott - Eric Hagarty, Head Coach
Hagarty (Boston Cannons) and his Gulls are still in search of their first win of the season (0-6), but three of their losses were by three goals or less and every team they've faced has either been nationally ranked or received votes in the national polls. Endicott begins conference play this Saturday when it hosts Roger Williams.
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