The Coaches2019-08-19T16:34:42+00:00

OUR COACHING STAFF

Dylan Donahue

  • Owner/Coach Platform Lacrosse Training Club

  • Associate Head Coach Onondaga Community College

  • 2019 NJCAA National Champions

  • Professional Lacrosse Player 2016 – 2018

  • Drafted 2nd overall in the 2016 Major League Lacrosse Draft

  • 2016 Tewaarton Award Semi-Finalist

  • 2016 USILA 1st Team All-American – Syracuse University

  • 3 Time Division 1 College Lacrosse All-American

  • Co-Owner The Ultimate Goal Family Sports Center

Bob Deegan

  • Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) Assistant Coach – Chrome

  • Assistant Coach at West Genesee High School – 40+ years

  • 40+ Years Goalkeeper Coaching Experience

  • Coached Numerous Division I / Professional Lacrosse Goalkeepers

  • 40+ Years Defensive Coaching Experience

Joe DeMarco

  • Faceoff Specialist coach for Duel School at The Platform

  • 4 Year Letterman for the orange

  • Expert in Faceoff training for 6 Years

  • Trained and assisted Faceoff Athletes in the recruitment process. Notable Commits/Attendees (Syracuse University, Cornell University, Binghamton University, St. John Fischer College, Adelphi University)

  • Assist in the Development of Syracuse Universities Faceoff Specialists

  • Posed a 91% Faceoff Win Percentage in Highschool

  • 2017 Syracuse University Graduate

Kevin Donahue

  • Coach at The Platform

  • Assistant Coach at Syracuse University (1986 – Present)

  • Head of Offense, Riding, Clearing and Faceoff

  • Upstate New York Lacrosse Hall of Fame (Coach and Player)

  • 9 National Championships

  • 22 Final Four Appearances

  • Teacher at West Genesee Middle School (35 Years)

  • 3 Time All American at Syracuse University

Eric Miccio

  • Head Defensive Coach at The Platform

  • Head Coach for Onondaga Community College (2018 – Present)

  • 2019 NJCAA National Champions

  • Mercyhurst University (North East Campus) Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach / Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach (2016 – 2018)

Grace Nolan

  • Women’s Sniper School Coach at The Platform

  • 2018 Graduate From UCONN

  • Professional Lacrosse Player for the Upstate Pride

  • Broke UConn’s all-time points record

  • BIG EAST all-time leader in points

  • 2018 BIG EAST Attacker of the Year

Riley Donahue

  • Women’s Sniper School Coach at The Platform

  • 2018 Graduate From Syracuse University

  • Professional Lacrosse Player for the Boston Storm

  • Became the ninth player in program history to record 200 points in her career

  • Finished her career ranked ninth on Syracuse’s all-time scoring list

  • Ranked seventh in career goals and assists

  • Named to Tewaaraton Award Watch List

  • Team Captain

John-Henry Jackson

  • Head Coach Platform Youth Academy

  • Assistant Coach Medaille College Men’s Lacrosse (2012 – 2014)

  • Assistant Coach Medaille College Men’s & Women’s Soccer (2013 – 2014)

  • Assistant Coach Kenyon College Men’s Lacrosse (2014 – 2015)

  • 4th Grade Teacher Syracuse City School District

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