KAITLIN GAGHAN- Varsity Head Coach
"Coach Gaghan is in her 1st season as the Head Varsity Coach at Greenwich High School. Gaghan played Division 1 at Quinnipiac University for her freshmen year before transferring to LIU Post University. At LIU Gaghan was a starting defensive midfielder and had the opportunity to compete in two Final Fours (2014 and 2016) and win two ECC Championships. As a Pioneer, Gaghan was an ECC scholar athlete and IWLCA Academic Honor Roll recognition.
Gaghan served as an Assistant Coach at Pace University (2016-2017) and as the interim head coach for the fall 2017 season. As a coach at Pace, she helped the team to be ranked #11 in the nation, develop two All-Americans, three All-Region, and six All-Conference players. Gaghan has been coaching club and travel teams since 2012 with the Long Island Yellow Jackets. She has led her teams to compete nationally at recruiting showcases and competitive tournaments.
Gaghan began her career at Farmingdale High School where she was a back-to-back New York State Champion in 2009 and 2010. As a starting defender for the Dalers, Gaghan won four Nassau County Championships, two Long Island Championships, and competed in the US Lacrosse National Tournament for the NY Metro team."
MEGAN WAX-Varsity Assistant Coach
Megan is a Bethel, CT native and went to Immaculate High School in Danbury, where she played field hockey, basketball, and lacrosse. While in high school, Megan was an integral part in the development and implementation of starting a Bethel Youth Lacrosse Program, where she assisted in directing the program, running summer camps, coaching and refereeing throughout college. Megan attended the University of Connecticut, where she was accepted into the Neag School of Education’s prestigious integrated Bachelor/Master’s program for secondary mathematics education. As a sophomore in college, Megan began to coach field hockey at E. O. Smith High School. When school was not in session, she coached eighth grade basketball and high school summer league basketball, which she continues to do. After graduating with her Master’s in May 2012, Megan accepted a seventh and eighth grade math teaching position at Eastern Middle School in Greenwich. That fall, Megan began coaching for Greenwich High School as a field hockey, basketball and lacrosse coach, which has kept her busy for the past three years.
PETER SIMPSON-JV Head Coach
Peter has been coaching women's lacrosse for the past 19 years of which the last 7 have been at Greenwich High School. He works locally in real estate and was part of the start up program at Brunswick where he also played football and hockey. Peter spent two years playing hockey with the Lake Placid Roamers and attended Babson playing hockey and lacrosse.
GABY VALEDA- JV Assistant Coach
TARYN DEITRICK-Freshmen Head Coach
SHEA SCULLY- Freshman Assistant Coach