MEET THE COACH

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SUSIE NEARHOOF

HEAD VARSITY COACH

Susie will be entering her first season as the Head Coach of the Austin High Girls Lacrosse Team. She is a native of Maryland and has been involved in lacrosse as a player and coach for over 20 years. Susie attended Governor Thomas Johnson High School where she played Varsity Lacrosse for four years.

 

As a player at the University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth, she played Attack and Center while specializing in draw controls. As a Senior, she was a Captain, led Attack in goals and assists and was selected as LEC 1ST Team while leading the team to the LEC playoffs.

 

After graduating college, she spent two years at her alma mater as the Head Coach for the JV Girls Lacrosse Team while playing three years with numerous post-collegiate teams.  For the 2020-2021 high school season, she served as the Head Coach for the Austin Westwood JV Girls Lacrosse Team. In addition to coaching at Austin High, she is currently coaching for GRIT Austin Lacrosse Club (2024's and 2029's).