OHSLA 2018 Coaching Position Openings

High School Positions for 2018


Corvallis High School

Corvallic High School Lacrosse is seeking a new head coach for the upcoming 2019 season.  The head coach is responsible for leading all the High School Boys lacrosse teams for Corvallis club.  He will be committed to the academic, personal and athletic growth of all players, striving to develop young men of outstanding character while continuously developing their lacrosse skills.  The head coach will report to the Corvallis Lacrosse Club Board and his responsibilities will cover all teams including (Varsity, JV, ETC.).  Primary responsibilities are:
  • Develop and implement lacrosse strategy and technical skills while leveraging best practices from other programs.
  • With the Board, lead the selection, management and evaluation of all club coaches as well as coordinate team tryouts and team selection.
  • Work with the OHSLA and other team"s coaches to schedule games for teams
  • Develop and manage a skills development program across all teams.
  • Develop and manage a youth skills development program consisting of at least one 6+ week youth skills building session in the pre-season.
  • Meet all the OHSLA coaching certification requirements and Positive Coaching Alliance training
  • Effective and timely communication with Board as needed for program operations

Secondary Responsibilities:
  • Work with the Board to develop an annual calendar of in-season and out of season events.
  • Develop a network of college lacrosse coaching contacts to create "next level" opportunities for players.
  • Support community engagement and growth of lacrosse in Corvallis and the State of Oregon.
  • Work with the Corvallis Youth Lacrosse program to create a smooth transition for high school bound players.
  • Support Club fundraising efforts managed by the Board

When applying you will be required to attach the following electronic documents:
  1. A resume that includes the names of at least three professional references, their email addresses and telephone contact numbers.
  2. A cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have prepared you for, and why you are interested in this position.
  3. Any applicable certifications or qualifications related to coaching Lacrosse

All of the above information to be sent to
Christie Dudenhoefer, Board President at corvallislaxpres@hotmail.com


Mountainside High School (Beaverton)

Mountainside High School (MHS) Lacrosse, in Beaverton, seeks a Varsity Defensive Coordinator and a JV Coach for the 2019 season.  MHS is a new school, having opened its doors in 2018 and we recently completed our first season at the JV level.  For 2019, we will be moving up to a full-fledged varsity program, and our returning head coach seeks an assistant for the varsity level, as well as someone to take over JV duties. 

For Defensive Coordinator:
  • Understanding of defensive schemes and concepts
  • Playing experience at defense or goalie
  • NCAA or MCLA experience as a player preferred
  • Will have a part in crafting the schemes and depth chart on the defensive side of the field.
  • Responsible for attending all practices and all varsity games.

For JV coach:
  • Must be certified as a head coach (JV) by the time the 2019 season starts.
  • Responsible for JV roster and depth chart.
  • NCAA or MCLA playing experience preferred.
  • Prior HS coaching experience preferred.
  • Will work with head coach to implement varsity schemes into JV games to best prepare JV players for the future.
  • Responsible for attending all practices and all JV games.

Both positions subject to background check. If interested in joining the Mavericks for our 2019 season, please contact head coach Ryder Cochrane at cochranr@oregonstate.edu.


South Salem High School

South Salem High School Lacrosse Club is in search of a boys head Varsity Lacrosse coach for our growing program in the 2019 season.  We are lookig for a dynamic, outgoing individual that can motivate, mentor, train and recruit young men.

Candidates must be outstanding leaders, with teaching skills and the ability to communicate collaborative with players, parents, and board members.  Must have, or be willing to get, US Lacrosse level 2 training.  This position is also involved in off-season/summer conditioning.  It is a spring stipend, non-school teacher position.  College or High School Varsity level coaching experience is a plus, but we will accept candidates that have lesser experience.

Thank you for your interest. Contact Matt Ficek at southsalemhslax@gmail.com for more information.

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