Adirondack MountainMen – Staff Coach
Glens Falls Youth Lacrosse – Head Coach
Jake has various experience coaching lacrosse at the youth, high school, and collegiate level. Jake is currently a head coach for the Glens Falls Boys Youth Lacrosse Program. He was an assistant lacrosse coach at the Division III level at Utica College after being a four year varsity letter winner. Jake traveled to Vashon Island in the Puget Sound after a year of coaching at Utica. He worked with the coaches of the Vashon Lacrosse Club to bring the east coast lacrosse style out to the west coast.
Jake is originally from Cortland, New York. He attended Cortland Junior and Senior High School. He was a two time all section III player; junior year as a long stick midfielder and senior year as a goalie. As a goalie Jake was ranked in the top ten in the state of New York for best save percentage, played in the exceptional senior game for his division, and was honored as MVP for the Cortland Varsity Lacrosse team. Jake was recruited to play Defense at Utica College where he was honored as Defensive MVP at Utica College ’03, team captain ‘04, and was recipient of the inaugural Jake Malison Award ’05.
Jake received a degree from Syracuse University while attending Utica College.