Course Transformation

By the end of this course, students will be able to ….


  • Acknowledge that there are different factors to help guide students in the right direction



  • Have a great foundation of all the different levels of lacrosse there are after high school


  • Understand how the college recruiting process is unique to each player


  • Learn the efforts it takes to play each position in college from professional lacrosse players


  • Understanding the college recruiting process and feeling confident as student/parents


  • Feel educated about the college recruiting process before starting which will save families a great deal of time and money


  • Take action now to help yourself/child with what's necessary in order to find the right college fit


Coaches in this Course

John Paul
John Paul

Former Men's Head Coach of Atlas (PLL) & University of Michigan (DI)

Matt Holtz
Matt Holtz

Men's Head Coach at Michigan State University (MCLA) & Former Detroit Mercy (DI) + Olivet College (DIII)

Chris Klaiber
Chris Klaiber

Men's Head Coach at Aquinas College (NAIA)


Austin Grimes
Austin Grimes

Men's Assistant Coach at University of Indianapolis (DII) + Recruiting Coordinator


Vince Redko
Vince Redko

Men's Head Coach at Kalamazoo College (DIII)


Aaron Verardi
Aaron Verardi

Men's Head Coach at Hartford Community College (Juco)


Tim Murray
Tim Murray

Men's Head Coach at Grand Valley State University (MCLA D2)


Ty McGuire
Ty McGuire

Men's Head Coach at Concordia University of Ann Arbor (NAIA)


Dylan Sheridan
Dylan Sheridan

Boy's Head Coach at Western Reserve Academy (High School)


Kyle Bernlohr
Kyle Bernlohr

Current PLL Goalie for Whipsnakes LC


Ryan McCauley
Ryan McCauley

Men's Head Coach at Louisville University (NCLL)


Nikki Murphy
Nikki Murphy

Women's Head Coach at Hartford Community College (Juco)

Mary Ann Meltzer
Mary Ann Meltzer

Women's Head Coach at Lawrence Technological University of Ann Arbor (NAIA)

Working on More Interview
Working on more Interviews

Just getting started and more to come, read below!


More Interviews to be added in next couple of months


A lot has happened since our first interview and after this spring lacrosse season we are EXCITED to announce the following upcoming additions to the course:


Joe Nardella - PLL, NLL & Faceoff Factory Founder - FOGO

NCAA Div. I - Men's & Women's Head Coach

NCAA Div. II - Women's Head Coach

NCAA Div. III - Women's Head Coach

WCLA - Women's Head Coach

PLL Player at Attack, Middie, Defense


So Sign-up today and get started!


Joe Nardella - PLL Whipsnakes - FOGO

$25 OFF - Coupon Code "LRA25OFF"

At This Time - So Sign-up today!

The Curriculum


  Trenton Gafner - Coalition Lacrosse & Lacrosse Recruiting Academy Founder
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  Acronyms for this course
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  How to choose a school - The 4 As - John Paul - Former Head Coach of PLL Atlas & University of Michigan
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  Can my child play college lacrosse? - Matt Holtz - Michigan State University
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  Comparing Colleges at Different Levels - Chris Klaiber - Aquinas College
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  Questions about NCAA Div. I -
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  Questions about NCAA Div. II - Austin Grimes - University of Indianapolis - Assistant Coach & Recruiting Coordinator
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  Questions about NCAA Div. III - Vince Redko - Kalamazoo College - Head Coach
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  Questions about NJCAA (Juco) - Aaron Verardi - Hartford Community College Men's Head Coach
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  Questions about NJCAA (Juco) - Nikki Murphy - Hartford Community College Women's Head Coach
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  Questions about NAIA - Ty McGuire - Concordia University of Ann Arbor - Head Coach
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  Questions about NAIA - Mary Ann Meltzer - Lawrence Technological University - Women's Head Coach
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  Questions about MCLA - Tim Murray - Grand Valley State University - Head Coach
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  Questions about NCLL - Ryan McCauley - Louisville University - Head Coach
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  Questions about High School Boarding School & Post Graduate Year of High School - Dylan Sheridan - Western Reserve Academy - Head Coach
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  Goalies - What you need to know for college - Kyle Bernlohr - PLL Whipsnakes Goalie
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  Attackman - What you need to know for college -
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  Middies - What you need to know for college -
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  Close Defenseman & LSM - What you need to know for college -
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  Parent Interviews
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  Player Interviews
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  Useful Documents & Graphics
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  Useful Links
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  Thank You From Lacrosse Recruiting Academy
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This course is closed for enrollment.

More to come, this is only the start!

  • A youth referral program by end of year
  • A referral program to earn credit for students for next course coming in 2023
  • A contact form for college coaches to reach out that want to be in course
  • A suggestion form to add different content to course
  • A feedback and testimonial form
  • Actually there will be a lot more stay in touch via our Social Media accounts listed below

Social Media Accounts to Follow

@laxrecruitingacademy