Coach Mike's passion for lacrosse began during his time at Hereford High School, where as a Senior Captain, he led the team to a State Championship in 2000 earning First Team All-County accolades in the process. While at Hereford, Mike also played golf and basketball and he firmly believes in the value of participating in multiple sports for overall athletic and personal development.
Mike went on to play Division 1 lacrosse at Penn State University, earning Academic All-Big Ten Honors for three seasons for the Nittany Lions. Additionally, after backing up a future Team USA and professional lacrosse all-star for several years, he seized the opportunity to become a starter during his Senior Year. Mike remains an active participant in lacrosse tournaments, men's and open leagues, showcasing his versatility as both a goalie in outdoor and a forward in box lacrosse.
With his Level II Certification by USA Lacrosse, Mike brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the lacrosse practice field. His coaching philosophy centers around fostering a free and trusting mentality among his players. He encourages them to embrace their unique abilities and instincts, empowering them to play at a fast pace and maximize their potential.
Coach Kip played midfield for the University of Maryland, and is a 3x All-American midfielder. After graduation, he continued his lacrosse career playing professionally with the MLL Chesapeake Bayhawks and the NLL Baltimore Thunder. Kip Fulks is a Co-Founder of Under Armour.