Coach Profiles

GREG GURENLIAN

Email: FOABeast@gmail.com
Phone: 347-463-3420
Twitter/Instagram: @GregBeast32

Youtube: Youtube.com/GregGurenlian

Services: VIP Small Group Training (Email FOABeast@gmail.com for details)

Draw Days: Long Island (Tuesdays), Westchester, NY (Wednesdays).

ON THE FIELD

FaceOff Specialist for Team USAGreg Gurenlian

FaceOff Specialist for the New York Lizards

12 Year MLL Veteran

2015 MLL League MVP

2015 MLL/USLacrosse Sportsman of the Year

3x MLL FaceOff Man of the Year
6x MLL All-Pro
5x MLL All-Star
MLL Career FO Wins Leader
MLL Career Ground ball Leader
MLL Record Holder for Most FO wins in a season
MLL Record Holder for highest win % in a season
MLL Record Holder for Most GB in a season
NY Lizards Career FaceOff wins Leader
NY Lizards Career Groundball Leader
Penn State University (2002-2006)

OFF THE FIELD

Co-Founder & Coach of The FaceOff Academy
Co-Founder of FOANutrition.Net
USAW Certified Olympic Weightlifting Coach
US Lacrosse Convention Speaker
B.S. Kinesiology from Penn State University

JERRY RAGONESE

Email: FOANewJersey@gmail.com
Phone: 908-698-9169
Twitter/Instagram: @Flowgo37

ON THE FIELD

Jerry+Ragonese+zzGXpM1j68jmFaceoff Specialist for the New York Lizards
3 Year MLL Veteran
Rochester Institute of Technology 2006-2010
D3 NCAA Tournament Finalist
2010 USILA D3 North/South Attendee
2010 USILA D3 North/South MVP
First Team All NY
First Team All Conference

OFF THE FIELD

Co-Founder of ProAthletics.com
US Lacrosse Convention Speaker
B.S. Advertising Photography from RIT

CHRIS MATTES

Email: FOAMattes@gmail.com
Phone: 908-698-9090
Twitter/Instagram: @CJMattes65

ON THE FIELD

chris

Faceoff Specialist for the Florida Launch
MLL All Star
Member of the German National Team
5 Year MLL Veteran
2011 MLL Champion (Boston Cannons)
Rutgers University (2007-2011)
2011 USILA All American
2011 First Team All Big East


OFF THE FIELD

Volunteer Assistant Coach at the University of Maryland (2016-Present)

Board Member of The Casey Powell World Lacrosse Foundation
Assistant Varsity and Head JV Coach at Westfield High School 2011-2014 (Westfield, NJ)
2013 New Jersey Group 4 State Champions
Coach/Personal Trainer at X-tra Mile Fitness (www.xtramilefit.com)
NFPT Certified
B.S. Sociology from Rutgers University

BRENDAN FOWLER

Email: FOAFowler@gmail.com
Phone: 917-715-4296
Twitter/Instagram: @BRabbit_3

ON THE FIELD

POW-Fowler2015 MLL All Star

Captain Senior Year at Duke
Member of 2013 and 2014 NCAA Division I National Championship teams.
2013 USILA 1st Team All-American
2013 ACC Defensive Player of the Year
2013 ACC Scholar Athlete of the Year
2013 Most Outstanding Player of the NCAA tournament
2013 ACC All-Academic Team
2013 All-ACC Team
2013 ACC All-Tournament Team.
2014 USILA 3rd Team All-American
2014 USILA Academic All-American
2014 ACC All-Academic Team,
2014 All-ACC Team.
NCAA All time leader in Face-off Wins (339) and Face-offs taken (526) in a season.
4th Most Faceoff Wins in NCAA History (816), 2nd Most Faceoffs Taken in NCAA History (1,340)
4th All Time In NCAA Career Ground Balls (474)
3rd Most Ground Balls in an NCAA Season (209)
Faceoff Specialist for Team USA Training Roster
Faceoff Specialist for the Charlotte Hounds

Defense/Tranistion for the Vancouver Stealth

OFF THE FIELD

Work in the marketing department for 5.11 Tactical (Irvine, CA)

Assistant Coach at Corona Del Mar High School (Present)

Head Lacrosse Coach at JSerra Catholic High School in San Juan Capistrano, CA (2016)

MLL Humanitarian of the Month July 2014
B.A. Sociology from Duke University
Masters of Management Studies Degree from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University

ANTHONY KELLY

Email: FOATrain@gmail.com
Twitter/Instagram: @anthonykelly34

ON THE FIELD

Co-Founder and Owner of Resolute Lacrosse

12 Years in MLL

6 Time MLL All Star

4 Years in NLL

2 Years in NALL

11 Time Team Captain at the Professional Ranks

2015 US Lacrosse Ohio Hall of Fame Inductee

2014 Major League Lacrosse Champion – Denver Outlaws

2007 USA Indoor World Team Member – Bronze Medal

World Record Holder for the Fastest Shot 2008

Named “Newcomer of the Year” by US Lacrosse in 2006 for the L.A. Riptide

4 Year Starter at The Ohio State University

OSU Team Captain in 2003 – GWLL Conference Champions

Academic All Big Ten 2003

Big Ten Scholar Athlete 2003

Only player in OSU history to lead the team in ground balls 4 straight years

#2 All Time Groundballs at Ohio State

Buckeye Power Club Award Winner

OFF THE FIELD

Sportsmanship Award Winner 2003

Assistant Coach Denison University 2004 (NCAC Champs)

Assistant Coach Harvard University 2008

Assistant Coach The Ohio State University 2009

Co-Owner of The Resolute Athletic Complex in Columbus, OH

 

 

BEN WILLIAMS

Email: FOAWilliams@gmail.com

Instagram: @bwilliams_37

 

ON THE FIELD

Faceoff Specialist for the Chesapeake Bayhawks

Syracuse University (2015-2017)

College of the Holy Cross (2014)

Senior Captain at Syracuse

2016 USILA All American

2015 USILA All American

2015 Tewaaraton Award Nominee

2017 All-ACC Team

2015 All-ACC Team

2017 All-ACC Academic Team

2016 All-ACC Academic Team

2015 All-ACC Academic Team

Syracuse All-Time Career Leader in Faceoff Wins and Groundballs

4th All-Time in NCAA History for Career Faceoffs Won

OFF THE FIELD

B.S. Management from Syracuse University (Majors: Finance and Accounting)

Placed 3rd out of 70 teams in the Whitman School of Management Business Plan Competition

Placed 1st Overall in the Panasci Team Business Plan Competition

 

JAKE WITHERS

Email: FOAWithers@gmail.com

Twitter/Instagram: jakewithers4

 

ON THE FIELD

FaceOff Specialist for the Atlanta Blaze (MLL)

The Ohio State University (2013-2017)

OSU all-time leader in GBs

OSU all-time leader in face offs taken

OSU all-time leader in face off wins

2016 First Team All-Big Ten

2016 Big Ten Specialist of the Year

2017 First Team All-Big Ten

2017 Big Ten Specialist of the Year

2017 Big Ten All-Tournament Team

2017 USILA Second Team All American

Defense/ Transition for the Peterborough Lakers (MSL)

OFF THE FIELD

B.A. Economics from The Ohio State University

3x Academic All-Big Ten

4x Ohio State Scholar Athlete

2017 USILA Academic All American

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