Amanda Belichick - Interim Head Women's Lacrosse Coach
Amanda Belichick, a 2007 graduate of Wesleyan University, has been appointed interim head coach of women's lacrosse at the University for the 2014 season. Amanda becomes the seventh individual to head the women's lacrosse program at Wesleyan as it heads into its 39th varsity campaign.
Amanda has coached since concluding her four-year varsity lacrosse career with the Cardinals. She began coaching at Choate Rosemary Hall as head girl's lacrosse coach while also serving as an assistant in girl's soccer and JV girl's ice hockey coach. She then served as assistant coach at UMass Amherst in 2010 when the UMass women captured their second straight Atlantic-10 title and qualified for the NCAA Division I championship. For the past three years she has been an assistant coach at The Ohio State University. The Buckeyes ended the 2013 season 8-10.
At Wesleyan, Amanda, playing on attack, accounted for 47 goals and 25 assists for 72 points during her career including a tremendous 52-point season in 2006. She posted six game-winning goals for Wesleyan in 2006, during its 9-8 season. She served as a team captain during her senior year.
Amanda also has coached at lacrosse camps over the years including the Amonte Sports Camp and The Lacrosse School. She has club coaching experience as well including the Nor'Easter Lacrosse Team and Revolution Lacrosse.
Torrey McGowan - Assistant Coach