Assistant Coach Position
Arizona State University is currently accepting applications for the position of Assistant Coach for the Men’s Lacrosse team which plays in the Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association. The team has been extremely successful having played in the MCLA National tournament for the last 8 years.
- Implement the team philosophy and strategy.
- Instruct players on individual and team concepts.
- Assist with daily practice planning, game preparation, coordinating game film and film exchanges, and assisting with team fundraisers.
- Assist the head coach in organizing and directing a comprehensive student-athlete support program Including promotion of the program, leadership development and student-athlete motivation.
This is a payed position and the salary will be assessed based on experience and availability. Candidates are expected to assist the head coach in the day-to-day administration the program.
Candidates should be able to attend all team scheduled events. The team schedule for the 2018 season includes:
Fall practice Mon, Wed, and Fri 6-9am
Spring practice Mon thru Fri 4-7pm Sat 9-12am
Travel for games (includes some weekday travel)
Bachelor’s degree preferred. Preference will be given to the candidate who has playing and coaching experience at the MCLA and/or NCAA level. Strong interpersonal communication and organizational skills are essential. The program holds in high regard positive leadership, initiative, work ethic, commitment and responsibility.
The players had a good time at the first game and more players wanted to participate so we have scheduled a second wheelchair lacrosse game against the 360 Scorpions for January 21st at 2:00pm in the Gold Gym at the Sun Devil Fitness Center. We have the gym from 1 to 4.
The SDFC is on Apache Dr, Tempe. Parking in the garage next to the SDFC should be available.
If you would like to watch the game just enter the SDFC and let the people at the desk know you are there to watch the wheelchair lacrosse game. They will direct you to the correct gym.
The schedule for the 2017 season is posted on the Schedule page of our web site Schedule. You can also get additional information about away game locations by visiting the teams page on the MCLA Web site. MCLA Schedule Page
During the season the team will send out an email update about what is happening with the team and information about travel and home games. If you would like to receive an email update about what is happening email Colleen at email@example.com to be added to the email list.