Our outstanding directors and coaches are the core of our program’s success. Their achievements on and off the field are a model for what we want our lacrosse athletes to become.


Facts about our Directors and Head Coaches

2WAY coaches have helped over 500 student-athletes get recruited to play college lacrosse at NCAA Divisions I, II and III. Their positive relationships with college coaches will serve as an unique resource for our players and families throughout the recruiting process. We are thrilled to have 10+ HEAD high school / prep school coaches on staff this upcoming year.

Key attributes of our coaching staff

  • Connect with and relate to players in our program.

  • Experienced in context and age-specific coaching

  • Coach with a passion that enhances each player’s love for the sport.

  • Understand the proper balance of competitiveness and FUN.


program DIRECTORS

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David Earl

Current assistant coach at Brunswick School in Greenwich, CT

University of Notre Dame, 2011

Full Bio

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David Bruce

Current head coach at Brunswick School in Greenwich, CT

University of Virginia, 2000

Full Bio


Goalie Director

JD will be in attendance at all practices working closely with every goalie in the program in both an individual and small-group setting.

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JD Calaruso

2018 Goalie of the Year
2018 First Team Inside Lacrosse Media All America.
2018 First Team USILA All American
2017 and 2018 Team Captain
Led University at Albany to its first NCAA Final Four in program history.


GRADE 1, 2

The Grade 1, 2 program is lead by Brendan Gilsenan (full bio below).


2028 (Grade 3)

All training led by David Bruce. Grade 3 teams (Black & Carolina) will also have an assigned head coach for all fall/summer training and tournaments. Seasonal assistant coaches will join the director and head coaches for training sessions and tournaments.

DIRECTOR & BLACK HEAD COACH

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David Bruce

Current head coach at Brunswick School in Greenwich, CT

University of Virginia, 2000

Full Bio

CAROLINA HEAD COACH

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Brendan Gilsenan

Current head defensive coordinator at Brunswick School in Greenwich, CT

Denison University, 1993

Full Bio


2027 (grade 4)

All training led by Steve Garnett. Grade 4 teams (Black & Carolina) will also have an assigned head coach for all fall/summer training and tournaments. Seasonal assistant coaches will join the director and head coaches for training sessions and tournaments.

DIRECTOR & BLACK HEAD COACH

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Steve Garnett

Current head coach at Fairfield County Day School in Fairfield, CT

Denison University, 1997

Full Bio

CAROLINA HEAD COACH

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Henry Hobbs

Current asst. coach at Brunswick School in Greenwich, CT

Williams College, 2018

Full Bio coming soon


2026 (Grade 5)

All training led by Brendan Gilsenan. Grade 5 teams (Black & Carolina) will also have an assigned head coach for all fall/summer training and tournaments. Seasonal assistant coaches will join the director and head coaches for training sessions and tournaments.

DIRECTOR

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Brendan Gilsenan

Current head defensive coordinator at Brunswick School in Greenwich, CT

Denison University, 1993

Full Bio

BLACK HEAD COACH

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Jeremy White

Current head defensive coordinator at Greenwich High School in Greenwich, CT

Mary Washington College, 1994

Full Bio

CAROLINA HEAD COACH

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Scott Morell

Current youth coach (past 6 years) for Rye Youth Lacrosse program.

Ohio State University, 2012

Full Bio coming soon


2025 (grade 6)

AA HEAD COACH

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Andrew D'Ambrosio

Current head coach at The Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, CT

Williams College, 2010

Full Bio


2024 (GRADE 7)

AA HEAD COACH

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Bobby Lutz

Current head coach at Greenwich High School in Greenwich, CT

Fordham College, 1995

Full Bio


2023 (GRADE 8)

AA HEAD COACH

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David Earl

Assistant Coach at Brunswick School in Greenwich, CT

University of Notre Dame, 2011

Full Bio


2022 (GRADE 9)

AA HEAD COACH

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Hunter Palancia

Current head defensive coordinator at Briarcliff High School in Briarcliff, NY

Keene State, 2014

Full Bio (coming soon)


2021 (GRADE 10)

AA HEAD COACH

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Reid Acton

Current Associate Head Coach at The Hill Academy in Ontario, Canada

Loyola University Maryland, 2012

Full Bio


2020 (GRADE 11)

AA HEAD COACH

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Vin DeGregorio

Current varsity head coach at Somers High School

Full Bio