Team Overview

Graduation Year: 2021 - 2022

Description:  A high level recruiting  team in our boys club program consisting of the 2021 and 2022 graduation years. Players will receive accelerated coaching through our college preparatory practices designed to rapidly advance skill sets and prepare them for the next level of lacrosse. Our unmatched training coupled with participating in the nation's leading lacrosse events, gives our athletes the platform to showcase in front of college coaches.

Tryouts:  This team is formed from an open tryout in September. Tryout registration will begin in August. Players selected from this tryout will travel the following summer. For currently team availability please call 513-847-8491.

Roster

Number

Name

Position

Grad Year

School

2020 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

June 6 - 7 Ohio Lax Fest, OH

June 27 - 28 MidAmerica Invitational, IN

July 11 - 12 Pipe City, IL

Coaches

OVERALL COACHING RECORD: (125- 99) (55%)

 

The Summit Country Day School (1995-1999)

Three Year Varsity Player

Member of the Cincinnati All Star Team (1998)

 

The Ohio State University Club Lacrosse Team (1999-2003)

Member of the National College Lacrosse League (NCLL)

Selected for the 2000 NCLL All Star Team

2002 National College Lacrosse League (NCLL) National Champions

 

The Cincinnati Men’s Lacrosse Club Team (2004-2011)

Midwest Cities Lacrosse Conference Champions (2004)

 

The Seven Hills School Varsity Lacrosse (2004-2006)

Division II Men’s Varsity Lacrosse Program

Coaching Record (9 - 5)

2004-2005 Assistant Coach

2006 Head Varsity Coach

 

Cincinnati Elder High School Varsity Lacrosse Program (2007-2010)

Division I Men’s Varsity Lacrosse Program

Coaching Record (29 - 23)

Head Varsity Coach

2009 JV Tournament Division B Runner Up

2010 JV Tournament Division B Champions

Started the Elder Men’s Lacrosse Program (2007)

 

Kings High School Men’s Lacrosse (2010 - Present)

Division I Men’s Varsity Lacrosse Program

Coaching Record (73 - 52)

2010 Head Junior Varsity Coach

Most Wins in Junior Varsity Program History

Head Varsity Coach (2012 - Present)

Most Single Season Varsity Wins in Program History (tied at 14 wins for 2016 and 2017)

2017 Eastern Cities Conference Champions

2017 ECC Coach of the Year

2019 Eastern Cities Conference Champions

 

Accreditation:

Level One and Two US Lacrosse Certified

NFHS Fundamentals of Coaching and the Ohio State Component Certified

Department of Education Supervisor Permit Certified

 

Accomplishments:

B & B Lacrosse Camp Counselor (2004 - 2007)

Celtic Lacrosse Camp Counselor (2006)

Winter Indoor Lacrosse Coach for Velocity Lacrosse (2004 - 2008)

Winter Indoor Lacrosse Coach for Celtic Lacrosse (2005 - 2008)

Elder Lacrosse Camp Head Senior Counselor (2008 - 2010)

Velocity Lacrosse Summer Travel Team Selection Committee Coach (2010)

Kings Lacrosse Camp Senior Counselor (2010 - Present)

Velocity Summer Travel Team Head Coach (2017-Present)

This is Coach Poplis' 2nd year coaching in the Velocity program.
♦ 2009 U.S. Lacrosse High School All American
♦2019 USL Ohio South Assistant Coach of the Year