Coaching Staff

Johnny Rodriguez

Coach Experience:
Founder of Pride Lacrosse
Head Coach - Mater Dei HS

SoCal Express 2023 Summer Team Coach 
2015 - South Coast League Coach of the Year
2013-2015 - Head Coach - Trabuco Hills
2012 - JV & Varsity Assistant - La Costa Canyon 

Playing Experience: 
Captain of 2011 National Championship Team
2011 D3 National Goalie of the Year
2x All-American
LXM Pro - Maverick UnitedDrafted by Bayhawks in 2012
Previous teams-
Chesapeake Bayhawks, Ohio Machine,
Denver Outlaws, Rochester Rattlers, Atlanta Blaze

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Luke Phipps

Coaching Experience:
Head Director of Pride Lacrosse Club

Head Assistant/Offensive Coordinator- Mater Dei HS

Socal Exress 2023 Summer team coach 
2015 Salisbury Asst. Offensive Coach 2017 Westlake HS (Austin, TX) JV/D2 Offensive Coordinator
2016-2017 Iron Horse lacrosse Club Coach 

Playing Experience:
2014 NCAA All-American Attackman

2014 Salisbury Lacrosse Offensive MVP

2014 CAC All-Conference

2011 NJCAA Region XX Offensive Player of the Year

2011 NJCAA First Team All-American

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Matt Cannone

Coaching Experience:

4 Years Pride Lacrosse 

Offensive Coordinator- Mater Dei HS

Head Coach Beckman High School 2016-2018 

SoCal Express 2022 Team Coach

Playing Experience:

4x all American

#2 all time in Salisbury history in points and goals

#3 all time in Assit.

2012 attackman of the year

2x nAtional champion

 offensive coordinator from 2013-2015

Knute Kraus

Coaching experience

Defensive Assistant @ Dartmouth College (2019)

Defensive Assistant @ Salisbury University (2017-2018)

2017 National Champion

2017 USILA Coaching Staff of the Year

Assistant @ Concordia University (2016)

Assistant @ Tesoro HS (2016)

Playing Experience

Boston Cannons (2019 start of season)

Denver Outlaws (2015-2016)

 2015 Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Year 

2015 USILA First Team All-American

2015 Academic All-American

2015 William C. Stiles Memorial Defensive Player of the Year

2x Team Captain

2x All-American

4x All-Academic 

3x All-Conference

2011 HS All-American/ ADLN All-AMerican

Played at Tesoro HS

Max Myrick

coaching experience

Defensive Coordinator- Mater Dei HS

3 years with Pride Lacrosse


playing experience 

West Coast ranked player
Captain of 2011 Torrey Pines CIF championship team
4-years & Captain At Whittier College

Trevor Peay

Coaching Experience

2019 Pride Summer Coach (2022's)-

Led the team to a 10-3 record with a championship appearance

Playing experience

Marquette University (Class of 2022)

Earned three letters in lacrosse at St. Margaret’s Episcopal School in San Juan Capistrano, California

 Served as team captain as a junior and senior and earned a pair of varsity letters in soccer 

Helped St. Margaret’s to an Orange County championship as a senior
Played club lacrosse with Victory SJC.


From Laguna Niguel, Calif.

Pat Johnston

Coaching experience

Head JV Coach- Mater Dei HS

Pride club lacrosse coach

crease coach 

Playing Experience

3-time All-American

2015 First Team All-American/Goalie of the Year

56-5 Record at Rochester Institute of Technology
(All-Time Winningest Goalie at RIT)

Alex Ready

Coaching Experience 

Director of Crease Coach

2019 Pride Summer Coach- 

2026/2027 Team Coach, led to a 3-2 record

2019 Pride Box Coach

Playing Experience

PLL Chrome LC (Current)

Big East Goalie of the Year

2x All-Conference 

4x USILA National Player of the Week

4 year player @ Denver University

Tyler Schweickert

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