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Herndon High is pleased to announce Tom Lion as the Head Coach for the Boys Lacrosse Program.
Tom was raised in Princeton, NJ. He was a high school All-American (Lawrenceville Prep), Collegiate All-American (Penn State) and a member of the 1990 US Lacrosse Team - Attack (alternate).
Tom played semi-professionally in Australia for two years, where he was named the Best and Fairest (MVP) of the Victorian Lacrosse League - 1st American so honored. In addition, he was the head coach for the Malvern (Australia) U17 team; a team that in its second year was the undefeated Grand Champions. Five of Tom's players went on to represent Team Australia in future World Championships.
In addition Tom played Professional Indoor Lacrosse for the Washington Wave and Baltimore Thunder of the MLL and Mount Washington Lacrosse Club in the USCLA. He has been an assistant coach for Herndon High School for 4 years.
Welcome, Tom. We look forward to an exciting lacrosse season.