Coaches

Jon Hand

Jon grew up in Irondequoit and was first introduced to lacrosse by his older brother who played for Bishop Kearney High school and Rochester Greywolves in the Canadian-American League. Jon attended BK and then SUNY Geneseo where he earned several Eastern College Athletic Conference honors - and the college's scholar-athlete award in his senior year.
 
He began his coaching career as an assistant at Geneseo, and in 2008 started coaching with Penfield Youth Lacrosse where he has coached his three sons and daughter through all the age levels. He also continues to play --- in men's leagues, tournaments and with club teams.
 
As a coach, Jon works to instill creativity and a love of the game's fundamentals in his players. He wants them to to see for themselves the rewards that come from teamwork and consistent effort on the "little things."


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