Head Coach – 2013 to Current
Started Mountain Lion lax in 2014
Started Salpointe HS Lacrosse program – 2009 Won State title
Started 2 JHS programs – Tucson Scorpions & Tucson Titans
Dean is from Levittown New York, he grew up on Long Island playing both Football and Lacrosse from the age of 10. Dean continued playing sports and being educated at Washington and Lee University (VA). Washington and Lee University at that time was a Divison 1 lacrosse program Coached by Hall of Famer Jack Emmer. After receiving his MBA from Adelphi University Dean worked and lived in New York and Atlanta, Georgia; Dean finally landed in Tucson in 1988. Dean has Coached youth sports for over 15 years, co-founding the Tucson Scorpions JHS program, the Tucson Titans Youth program and the Salpointe HS placrosse rogram. In 2009 Dean’s Salpointe program went undefeated and won the 2009 State title. The Mt. Lion Lax program has now grown to over 50 players and has been able to get to the lacrosse semifinals in just a very short time of the clubs existence. The Mountain Lion Lacrosse Team now has their sights now set on achieving a state title.