2024A Coaches

 

Chace Calkin - Head Coach

Chace Calkin is the current coach of the 8th grade A team in Ridgefield and the former director of lacrosse at Chelsea Piers in Stamford, CT.  Prior to taking over lacrosse at Chelsea Piers Calkin was an assistant coach at Sacred Heart University.  Under his guidance, SHU had two of the top six faceoff specialists in the Northeast Conference in 2016 in Jake Giaquinto and Mike Calvagna. Giaquinto was an NEC All-Rookie team selection last season, winning 52.8% of his faceoffs.  Calkin came to Sacred Heart after serving as the graduate assistant at John Carroll University in its first year as an NCAA Division III program. With Calkin on staff coaching offense and face-offs, John Carroll went 13-4 in 2014. Calkin played three seasons at the University of Denver and was a member of two NCAA Final Four teams. The Pioneers won the 2011 ECAC regular-season championship as well as the 2011 and 13 ECAC Tournament championships.  A 2009 graduate of Mullen High School in Denver, Colorado Calkin was a 2009 US Lacrosse All-American and team MVP.   

 

Assistant Coach - TBA

At Eclipse Lacrosse Club, we announce all the current college players who will be helping coach our teams after the NCAA season as completed.  Each year, Eclipse lacrosse club has over 25 current college players help throughout the summer.  Many of the players are now Eclipse Lacrosse Club Alumni.