Evolution Lacrosse Academy, a premier lacrosse-training program in Northern New Jersey, exists to foster a love for lacrosse at all levels


Evolution Lacrosse Academy has a TEAM of professional and experienced educators, coaches, and mentors that are not only passionate about lacrosse, but also have the tools to engage and hook players on the sport of lacrosse.           

Boys Coaches                

  • Rich Noonan- Nutley HS Head Coach
  • Tim Martin- Boonton HS Assistant Coach
  • Pat Nann- Livingston HS Assistant Coach
  • Mickey Norton- Boonton HS Head Coach
  • Vinny Gencarcelli- Parsippanny Youth Coach
  • Rich Shahpazian- Player Drew University
  • Max Fields- Former player Kean University-Goalie Coach
  • Jake Hoffer- Player Montclair State University
  • Tommy Heller- Player Gettysburg College

Girls Coaches

  • Evan Price- Boonton High School Girls Assistant coach- Goalie Coach 
  • Heather Eagan
  • Kristen Dawes- Former Head Coach Kent Place
  • Eve Mahaney
  • Emily Nichols

Employment Opportunities

We are always looking for people who are passionate about the sport of lacrosse and can help foster a love of lacrosse.

If you are interested in being a mentor and a part of the Evolution Lacrosse coaching team, please contact Matt Podwoski at  .