HoCo Coaches

2018 -  Josh Hatmaker, Joe Derwent

2019 - Darren Silk, Matt Richter, Greg Williams, Craig Bennett

2019/2020 - Ron Smith, Nathan Chan

2020 -  Chris AshcraftJeff Doughty, Todd Hopkins, Andrew Manos, Sean Murphy 

2021- Jeff Doughty, Russ Antico, Steve Kingsbury, Dan Nagle

2022  -  Kyle Campbell, Andrew GartoffCharlie Fleck, Brian Machrian

2023  - Joe Cavey

2024 Pink - Jeff Iannarino, Bill Holland, Greg Denicola

2024 Black - Mike Machrian

2025 - Mike Sands, Dave Ratta

2026 - Dusty Heusser

2016 - 2017 HoCo Club Fees

Age Group
Club Fee
U11 (2024 & 2025)
$675
U13 (2022 & 2023)
$850
U15 (2021)
$950
HS (2019/2020)$950
HS (2020)$1,200
HS (2018 & 2019)
$1,425

FUN AT THE CAPITAL CLASSIC!

Coach Ashcraft's team made the most of the field conditions last summer at the Capital Classic with a Sunday win over Lax Factory!  Yes, that is Coach Ashcraft unbuttoning his flamingo wear and diving in to fulfill a pregame promise to the team ... 

Splish Splash

The 2019 Pink team strikes a pose in the lazy river at the rain soaked Capital Classic on June 27, 2015.

HoCo 2018 IMLCA All Stars

IMLCA All Stars, from left to right: Jordan Nalls, Johnny Chaisson, Tyler Nalls, and Jake Peretti. 6/18/17

HoCo's 2018 team competed in the IMLCA National Cup over the weekend of June 17-18.  Jordan Nalls, Johnny Chaisson, Tyler Nalls, and Jake Peretti were named All Stars.  Tyler Nalls was selected MVP of the All Star game!  Well done guys!

SOME TRYOUT DATES HAVE CHANGED SINCE THEY WERE FIRST POSTED. PLEASE CHECK BELOW FOR THE MOST CURRENT INFORMATION.

TRYOUT DATES FOR 2017-2018 SEASON

HoCo Lacrosse Club will hold tryouts for next year's teams in August and September 2017.  Tryouts are OPEN to all players.  Participation is NOT limited to residents of Howard County.

Teams are organized by high school graduation year.  Tryouts for youth teams (2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, and 2026) will take place (1) Saturday, August 5, 2017, from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, and (2) Monday, August 14, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. These tryouts will take place at Blandair Park. 

Tryouts for the 2021 high school team will take place (1) Tuesday, August 15, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM, and (2) Wednesday, August 23, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM.  The 2021 tryouts will take place at Glenelg High School.

Tryouts for the 2020 team will take place (1) Monday, August 7, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM, and (2) Monday, August 14, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM.  The 2020 tryouts will be at Oakland Mills High School.

Tryouts for the 2019 team will take place Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Western Regional Park Field #4 (upper turf).

Tryout registration can be completed now through the Howard County Recreation and Parks website.  To register click on the appropriate team link above.

All players must provide their own equipment for tryouts.  This includes a stick, helmet, gloves, mouth guard, shoulder pads, arm pads, and whatever else you believe is appropriate.  Do not forget water!   A reversible pratice jersey will be provided.

Players should arrive at least 30 minutes before their tryout begins to check in and prepare to start on time.

TEN HOCO PLAYERS NAMED ALL STARS AT KING OF THE HILL

KOH All Stars (left to right) Jack McGuire ('20), Tyler Hopkins ('20), Ricky Fedorchak ('19), Jordan Nalls ('19), DeSharn Hebron ('18), Johnny Chaisson ('18), Matthew Hubbard ('19), and Jake Peretti ('18). KOH 6/23/17. Ryan Hawkins and Garrett McCormick not pictured.

HoCo's 2018, 2019, and 2020 teams competed in the King of the Hill Tournament, which was held June 22-24, 2017, at McDaniel College.  Ten HoCo players were selected to play in the All Star game: Jack McGuire ('20); Tyler Hopkins ('20); Ryan Hawkins ('19); Ricky Fedorchak ('19);  Jordan Nalls ('19); Matthew Hubbard ('19); Garrett McCormick ('19); DeSharn Hebron ('18);  Johnny Chaisson ('18); and Jason Peretti ('18).  Great work and congratulations!  Nalls, Chaisson, and Peretti earned All Stars honors for the second straight tournament!

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HOCO LACROSSE WINS 3 CHAMPIONSHIP CROWNS AT THE KING'S CHALLENGE LACROSSE TOURNAMENT

June 25-26, 2016

Midlothian, VA

Congratulations to the HoCo 2020 Pink, HoCo 2019 Pink, and HoCo 2019 Black teams!  Coach Doughty's 2020 Pink squad won the U15 Division with a 9-2 victory over Battlelax.  Coach Silk's 2019 Pink team went undefeated while sweeping the High School JV Rising Star Division, ending with a 10-5 over Tradition in the final.  Coach Delonga's 2019 Black team also went undefeated for the weekend to take home the crown in the High School JV Division with a 6-4 victory over Stallions Lacrosse.   Coach Hatmaker's 2017 team was also a finalist in the High School Varisty Division and went 4-1 for the tournament.  

HoCo Summer Camp 2017

June 28 - June 30

HoCo's third annual summer instructional camp was held from June 27, 2017 to June 29, 2017. The three day overnight camp, exclusively for HoCo players, took place at Washington College under the direction of Washington College Head Coach Jeff Shirk

HoCo College Recruiting Information Night

October 20, 2016

HoCo Lacrosse hosted a College Recruiting Information Night from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 20, 2016, at the Roger Carter Center. HoCo players, parents, and siblings were able to listen, learn, and ask questions about the college recruiting process.  The featured guest speakers were Coaches J.L. Reppert (University of Maryland Men's Lacrosse),  Marc Van Arsdale (Loyola University Maryland Men's Lacrosse), and Jeff Shirk (Washington College Men's Lacrosse).  

UVA Lacrosse Coach Shares His Thoughts on the Role of Club Lacrosse in Player Development

According to legendary UVA lacrosse coach Dom Starsia, "No matter what some of the club coaches might tell you, the college coaches do not really care what club you play for.  All we care about is, are you good enough."  Click here to read the rest of what Coach Starsia had to say in a (Second) Letter to Parents published in Lacrosse Magazine late last year.

HOCO 2023 WINS AT TRILOGY GETTYSBURG TOURNAMENT

HoCo 2023 - Champs at Trilogy Gettysburg, 6/18/17

Coach Cavey's HoCo 2023 squad beat Burning River 6-4 for the Trilogy Gettysburg Championship!  Great game boys!

2020 Pink Braveheart Video

2020 Pink teammates Bryce Kampert and CAM Miller pulled off an exciting Braveheart victory over the Annapolis Hawks on June 21, 2015.  After some solid defense by Bryce, CAM made a tough save, sprinted the length of the field, made a legendary fake, and fired the ball into the back of the net for the win.  A dog pile ensued.  Check out some pics on this page and the video too!

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Special Gear Anyone?

2017 Goalie Brian Doughty battled wicked shots and the setting sun at Hogan's Hershey Tournament.