To teach lacrosse, provide a positive and competitive environment, and honor the game consistent with the purpose and goals of US Lacrosse - the national organizing body for Lacrosse in the United States.
Our coaching staff includes proven and experienced lacrosse coaches:
Head Coach - High School: Ben Janes - Graduated from Stratford High School (2011) in Houston, Tx as two time all-state and one-time all-district midfielder. Played four years at D2 Shorter University (2012-2015) and finished career as highest scoring midfielder in program history. Offensive Coordinator at Stratford High School (2015-2016), voted Assistant Coach of the Year in the city of Houston (2015-2016).
Assistant Coach - High School: Brian Winkler - Brian began is lacrosse career at Memorial High School as a sophomore. In his senior season he lead MHS as a goalie into the playoffs for the first time and into the city semifinals, gaining all state honorable mention. Brian played his college Lacrosse at Texas A&M (WHOOP). Founded and Coached the Texas Aggie Corps of Cadets Lacrosse Team and coached at Memorial High School as a Goalies and JV coach. Coached with Memorial Knights program for 2 years.
Assistant Coach - High School: John Stuart Graham - Began playing lacrosse his sophomore year at Stratford. As a senior selected Honorable Mention All District Face Off and was a Captain for Stratford's 2007 City Championship team. After graduating from Stratford, played lacrosse fort the University of Texas from 2008-2010, starting at face off middie for 2 seasons. In 2016 was an assistant coach on the Stratford JV and Varsity lacrosse team. The last 5 years he has also coached football for SBMSA during the fall.