OHSLA Coaching Position Openings

High School Positions for 2023


Lake Oswego High School Assistant Varsity Lacrosse Coach

Lake Oswego Lacrosse is looking for an assistant coach for our Varsity staff. We are looking for someone who is the right fit for the program, kids, and coaching staff. Ideally someone with an offensive background, but not required. We have a very established program with an extensive parent board, school support, and community surrounding the team.


  • Coaching experience at the Varsity or Collegiate level
  • Lacrosse knowledge and playing experience
  • Required to commit to 5-6 days per week in the evenings for practice or games
  • Effective communication skills with high school athletes

Please reach out to Josh Bertoli at lohslaxcoach@gmail.com.

Posted 12/14/22


Ridgeview Varsity Lacrosse Coach

Ridgeview Lacrosse in Redmond OR is seeking a Head Coach for the Spring 2023 season. Ridgeview is a program with potential as the only team in a community of 35,000 residents, with two 5A high schools, within the growing lacrosse community of Central Oregon.

Quality candidates will have:

  • Passion to share their lacrosse knowledge and love of the game
  • Playing experience and/or prior lacrosse coaching experience
  • Ability to provide support to coaches in the youth program


  • Meet OHSLA and NFHS coach certification requirements
  • USA Lacrosse membership and background check (eligible for reimbursement)
  • Commitment to daily (weekday) practice during OHSLA season with a mix of weekday and weekend games

A dedicated Parent Board will provide:

  • Team fundraising support
  • Administrative and team management support as needed
  • Coaching stipend commensurate with experience

Application Procedure:

  • For questions or to submit a resume, send email to ridgeviewlax@gmail.com or call Barry Kleckler 541-233-7326

Posted 12/01/22


Head Boys Lacrosse Coach - Thurston High School

Springfield Public Schools seeks outstanding candidates for the position of Head Boys Lacrosse Coach at Thurston High School.

Successful candidates will have the following qualifications:

  • Coaching experience at the JV and/or Varsity Level;
  • Lacrosse knowledge and playing experiece;
  • Ablity to work with high school students;
  • Effective communication skills;
  • Ability to work within District guidelines and budget;
  • Must have all OSAA and NFHS certifications, as well as First Aid and EPI certifications;
  • Available for daily practices and games;
  • Ability an commitment to practice cultural competency and demonstrate respect for diversity.

Desired Qualifictions:

  • 3-5 years of coaching experience at the high school level or beyond;
  • Experience working with high school students;
  • Capable and knowledgable with regard to fundraising;
  • Understanding of OSAA rules and regulations;
  • Good organizational skills;
  • Ability to work with individuals and large groups;
  • Ability to work with parents and boosters;
  • Ability to work with local youth lacrosse organizations;
  • Knowledge and capability to perform routine field maintenance and improvements.

Application Procedure:

Apply at https://sps.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=5554.

Posted 10/07/22


Head JV Coach Opening Summit HS 2023

Summit High School Boys Lacrosse is a well-established and competitive program seeking a Boys JV Head Coach. This position has a 5-6 day in-season commitment with various off-season events.

Summit High School Lacrosse is committed to attracting and retaining coaches with a passion for lacrosse and its growth within the Bend community. We have an established youth program, board support, community support, and an established integrated system. We have been a consistent Top 15 program since 2015 with a Final Four appearance in 2016.


  • Communicate effectively with players, parents, assistant coaches and board members regarding practices, games, and goals of the team in a positive and constructive manner. 
  • Teach lacrosse fundamental individual skills, team tactics, and I.Q. 
  • Develop practice plans to further both the skills of individual players as well as the overall team 
  • Work with the program to assist in responsibilities as needed (e.g, fundraising, team bonding events) 
  • Collaborate with our youth program to develop its players and coaches to further its growth and success. 

Requirements of the Ideal Candidate:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent 
  • Lacrosse Coaching and/or playing experience 
  • First Aid/CPR/AED trained and certified 
  • All OHSLA/NFHS/OSAA coaching requirements 
  • District background check

There is a competitive salary available for the right coach.

Application Process:

Submit a coaching resume and references to the Thunderstruck Lacrosse Board Boys Director Jeff Melville at jmelville@highdesertinsurance.com.

Posted 09/07/22


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