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Brent Mahieu
Director of Boys Coaching
Boys Referee Coordinator
Co-Scheduling Coordinator

Brent Mahieu is the Head Varsity Boys' Lacrosse Coach at Jensen Beach High School. Coach Mahieu also teaches at Jensen Beach High School where he runs the Entrepreneurship Academy.

He has coached boys' lacrosse at JBHS since 2011 - winning District Championships in 2014 & 2016, as well as 2 District Runner-Ups in 2013 & 2015. Additionally, he was voted the District 23 Boys' Lacrosse Coach of the year in 2015-2016.

Coach Mahieu has former Jensen Beach High School lacrosse players who either played men's lacrosse at or are currently playing at Bryant University (RI), St. Leo University, University of Tampa, Rheinhardt University (GA), Rollins College, Florida Southern College, Wingate University (NC), Florida Institute of Technology, Lynn University, Palm Beach Atlantic University, Lenoir-Rhyne University (NC), Aquinas College (MI), Vassar College (NY), and Keiser University.

Additionally, Coach Mahieu coaches Live Action Travel Lacrosse, SMS Boys' Middle School Lacrosse, and FCA Treasure Coast Lacrosse. Coach Mahieu has also coached at Palm Beach Revolution, Stampede Lacrosse Club, and was the Director of Boys Coaching for MCPL where he volunteered for 8 years.

Originally from CT, Coach Mahieu played multiple sports as a youth including box lacrosse, ice hockey, soccer, golf and baseball. Coach Mahieu played college hockey in New Haven, CT, where he graduated with a B.S. in Finance. Coach Mahieu and his wife, Allison, have 2 children: a 20-year-old daughter who is a JBHS Falcon alum and currently attends the University of Florida as a Health Science major, and a 18-year-old son who is a Varsity lacrosse player for the JBHS Falcons and has recently committed to play D1 NAIA Men's Lacrosse at 3-time National Champion Reinhardt University in GA.

Art Scornavacca

Vice President
Director of Girls Coaching
Girls Referee Coordinator
Co-Scheduling Coordinator

Art Scornavacca is currently serving as Vice President, Director of Girls Coaching, Girls Referee Coordinator and Co-Scheduling Coordinator. Art also serves as a General Board member for U.S. Lacrosse – South Florida Chapter.

Art has coached the Girls’ Live Action Middle School Travel Team for the past 6 seasons. During that time, the girls have won 7 tournament championships and placed in top three in 6 other tournaments. Art also coached the inaugural Girls MCMS Team which was undefeated in 2019. Additionally, Art coached at the Pioneers for several years and served as a General Board Member.

As a youth, Art played multiple sports and played four years of college football at The University of the South in Sewanee, TN.

Art and his wife Lisa have two children: a 14-year-old daughter at Anderson Middle who plays basketball and lacrosse, and a 10-year-old son at Crystal Lake Elementary who plays baseball, basketball and lacrosse.

Kirstie Ferreira

Co-Team Mom Coordinator
Co-Fundraising Coordinator

Kirstie Ferreira has previously served as team mom for multiple youth teams.

Kirstie and her husband have two children, a 14-year-old son at Jensen Beach High School who will play for JBHS Lax and a 12-year-old son at Stuart Middle School who also plays lacrosse.

Melanie Smith

Co-Team Mom Coordinator
Co-Uniform Coordinator
Co-Fundraising Coordinator
Melanie Smith has served on the board at MCPL as the coordinator of team moms before joining Stuart Lacrosse.   She has served a team mom coordinator for the past 3 years.  For the previous 10 years she have served as a team mom.  THAT'S ALOT OF SHOES TIED, HELMETS SNAPPED AND DRINKS GIVEN!!!!!

She has two boys and one girl that all play lacrosse.

Frank Smith

General Board Member
Equipment Coordinator

Kari Willis

General Board Member
Co-Uniform Coordinator
Co-Fundraising Coordinator

Kari Willis served as the team mom for the Jensen Beach HS Girls Lacrosse team for 4 years.   She has also served as the team mom for the Jensen Beach Boys HS Lacrosse Teams for 3 years.

Additionally, Kari served as team mom for so many MCPL teams that it would too long to list.  Kari also serves as a General Board member and team mom for Live Action Lacrosse.

Kari and her husband Greg have 3 children that all played lacrosse at Jensen Beach High School.   Wyatt 25 yrs old just graduated college, Kati 19 just started college, and Kyle 18 who plays lacrosse at JBHS.

Rob Knapp

General Board Member
Food Truck Coordinator

Shawn Keil

General Board Member

Shawn Keil is currently serving as a general board member for Stuart Lacrosse. He is currently coaching the Live Action Girls HS team.

Shawn is currently the Executive Director for Boys & Girls Club Hobe Sound.

Originally from Syracuse, Shawn played college lacrosse at Slippery Rock University. He played Professional Box Lacrosse League with the Oneida Silver- Hawks and Six Nations in the Canada American League (President’s Cup Six Nation Team).

He is the all-time leader in wins as Women’s Head Lacrosse Coach at are Oswego State University and Former New York State SUNYAC Coach of the year.

Father of three Lacrosse players Payton 15, Mason 9, and Ari 8 and husband of Lacrosse Mom Sativa Keil.