Coach Thomas Watson
5th/6th Head Coach
Coach Thomas was born in California, a native New Yorker, who played lacrosse at Copiague Jrhigh in Copiague High School and also the Copiague Youth League. Coach Watson alsoplayed Football ,basketball, baseball and was on the track team in high school. He was an amateur boxer and boxed in Golden Gloves boxing competitions. Thomas is a father, a husband and an entrepreneur. He has coached youth football and basketball in Lexington South Carolina and now lacrosse here in Texas.
“I am excited and looking forward to introducing our new 5/6 boys to the game of lacrosse. As well as enhance our returning players skills and stick handling abilities by setting up skill stations and engaging games which will help build their confidence as well as a passion for the sport. My goal is to help each of them learn to play the game and develop lacrosse skills while learning the fundamentals of the game.”
Coach Tanner Garrett
7th/8th Grade Assistant Coach
Tanner grew up playing lacrosse in Las Vegas Nevada. He played attack for four years before switching to defense. As the defensive captain, he led his team to back-to-back State Championships and was voted Nevada defensive player of the year twice. Tanner also led his team to an undefeated season going 32-0. His defense set the record for lowest goals against average in a season. Tanner played college lacrosse for Brigham Young University as a defenseman before getting injured midway through his first season. He loves lacrosse and loves coaching others to play the game the right way!
Coach Jason Felts
7th/8th Grade Head Coach
Jason graduated from the University of North Texas in May of 2018 with a BA in Broadcast Journalism and a BA in Political Science, and is excited to start his coaching career. He began playing lacrosse in middle school in Austin, Texas, and was a four-year starter for the Mean Green lacrosse team at UNT, graduating 8th on their all-time scoring list. In addition to coaching, he is also the Social Media and Content Director for LacrosseMonkey, as well as the play-by-play announcer for the Dallas Snipers Hockey Club and Dallas Baptist University Hockey.
Coach Harrison Dal Ponte– 7/8 Coach
Harrison Dal Ponte is a freshman at the University of Texas at Dallas, where he is studying Mechanical Engineering. He come from Tucson, Arizona where he played defense throughout middle and high school. Coach Harrison is looking forward to giving back to the sport.