Cricket has a wealth of lacrosse experience from her playing days at Princeton HS and William Smith College, as well as her years of coaching for PG Lax, PLC, Princeton Day School and Garden State Elite. She loves to build character, confidence and friendships through the game and is a passionate believer in the life lessons that are learned on the field. Cricket has been coaching her 8th grade twin daughters, Lyla and Emily, since they were in kindergarten. When she’s not coaching, Cricket works with Edible Jersey, and enjoys spending time with her daughters and husband Brian cooking, biking, hiking and as spectators at Princeton University’s athletic events. Cricket is on the Board of PGLC and she has her US Level 2 certification.
Sean is a Baltimore, MD native who has been involved with lacrosse as a player and coach for most of his life. He was an All-State midfielder in high school and was recruited by multiple top-ten D1 and D3 collegiate programs. He chose to play at Howard University where he captained the team for three years and eventually coached for four years. Sean was also instrumental in forming Howard’s women's D1 lacrosse program. He has been coaching his daughter Jaelyn (7th grade) since she was very young and officially with PG Lax for the past five years. He also coaches his son Nate (3rd grade) in lacrosse, while his wife Tia truly enjoys being a team mom! When he’s not coaching, Sean works as a Sales Director for an NYC based technology company. Sean is a PG Lax board member, he also coached for a regional girl's lacrosse club and he has his US Lacrosse Level 2 Certification.
Cassidy is a junior psychology and spanish major at TCNJ from Long Valley, New jersey. Cassidy has played lacrosse along with basketball and soccer for 15 years. She has played lacrosse competitively since she was 14 and continues her passion for the sport at TCNJ. In the past she has coached a high school lacrosse team from her hometown area as well as facilitated many clinics. She is very excited to get involved in the program and looks forward to this season.
Chaz is returning to the PGLAX coaching staff for his fifth year. He is coaching the 7/8 Black team along with Barbara Rebak and his wife, Debby Foster. Chaz (and Debby) and the proud parents of Caroline (8th grade) and Harry (sophomore at Lawrenceville). Outside of lacrosse, Chaz keeps busy with KBB partners, a firm he founded four years ago, with offices in Princeton and New York City. Chaz recently received his US Lacrosse Level 1 coaching certification. Chaz played football, soccer and swam for Westminster High School in Atlanta, Georgia, and he played D1 water polo for Washington & Lee University. Since moving to Princeton in 2004, Chaz has coached boys and girls recreational league soccer, baseball, football and lacrosse.
Debby will be returning to the coaching staff for her ninth year. She will be coaching the 7/8 Black team along with Barbara Rebak and her husband, Chaz Foster. Debby (and Chaz) are the proud parents of Caroline and Harry, and when she's not coaching she can be found at Princeton University working on various internal consulting projects. Debby has her US Lacrosse Level 1 coaching certificate. Debby played varsity lacrosse and field hockey at Radnor High School. She also has two years experience at the collegiate level having played lacrosse for Princeton University. Debby now currently serves as the PGLAX Board President.
This will be Brig's second year coaching for PG Lax. Brig is passionate about triathlons, completed his first full Ironman in 2016, and will be running the Boston Marathon this year. Brig played collegiate soccer at the University of Pennsylvania as a freshman. He began his career as a fighter pilot, flying both Harriers and F-15s and is now an airline pilot for JetBlue Airways. Brig will be coaching his daughter, Sarah, on the 5/6 Black team along with Angela Holanda. When not coaching, training or flying, Brig spends his time with wife Lori and daughters Sarah and Shoshi (who is on the 7/8 team). Brig has his US Lacrosse Level 1 coaching certificate and is the PG Lax Board Treasurer.
Barbara is returning for her 4th season as a coach for PGLC. She is coaching her daughter Grace, a 8th Grader at JW. Barbara has played many sports throughout her life and continues to run, swim and cross train, and she is always happy to be on a field coaching the girls. When not coaching, Barbara spends many hours on the other side of the field, cheering for Grace and her two older brothers who both play two sports at PHS as well as club squash. Barbara and her husband Rob live on Jefferson Road in Princeton. Barbara has her US Lacrosse Level 1 Certification and is a member of the PGLC Board.
Every year, Abby gets very excited for spring arrive, not only because she doesn't like the cold but also because spring means lacrosse! 2018 marks Abby's 6th year coaching her daughter, Peyton. Abby played lacrosse at Princeton High School and continued on to play for one year for Yale University; she also played four years on Yale's Women's Squash team. When she's not coaching or cheering for her other kids from the sidelines, Abby spends most of her time at BlackRock on the other side of Route 1. She and her husband, Spencer, are also the proud parents of Spencer (Lafayette ‘19), Sydney (Princeton ‘20) and James (6th grade, JWMS). Abby is a PGLC Board member and she has her US Lacrosse Level 1 Certification.
Nikki Vermut is thrilled that her two daughters, Jordyn (7th grade at JW) and Joelle (4th grade at Johnson Park), have taken up lacrosse. Nikki played varsity lacrosse at Rutgers Prep High School and club lacrosse at Emory University. This is her second years coaching for PGLAX, and this year she will be coaching the 3/4 Orange team along with Val Ragno. When she’s not coaching, Nikki can be found behind the wheel driving her four kids to practice. In addition to Jordyn and Joelle, Nikki and her husband, Michael, are also the parents of boys Gabriel (2nd grade at Johnson Park) and William (pre-K at PDS), and of course, their other favorite child, dog Casey! Nikki is also an attorney, she’s on the PG Lax Board, and will obtain her US Lacrosse Level 1 certification this spring.
Tracy is a Princeton, NJ native who played lacrosse at Princeton High School. Tracy went on to play at Roanoke College where she was named a two-time All Old Dominion Athletic Conference First Team Selection. She was also honored as a IWLCA Chesapeake Regional All-American and First Team IWLCA All-American during her career at RC. Tracy is currently the Junior Varsity Girls Lacrosse Coach at Princeton Day School and she has been working with the Princeton Lacrosse Club youth program for the last five years. She is a Board member of PGLC and this season she will be running the K-3 House Program.