Kristy Black and Bria Eulitt Added to GW Lacrosse Coaching Staff
Former Maryland, Richmond Standouts Join Colonials' Staff as Assistant Coaches
July 11, 2012
“I am excited to welcome Bria and Kristy to the GW lacrosse family as they have achieved an incredible amount of success during their playing careers,” said Hannaford. “Their experience of winning championships will be invaluable to our program, and their energy and passion for the game of lacrosse will have a tremendous impact on our student-athletes. I am looking forward to building upon the success of our 2012 season with Bria and Kristy.”
A native of
“I am honored to join the George Washington family and appreciate the opportunity
Since 2005, Black has served as a counselor at various summer lacrosse camps across
Black also served as a camp coach for Elevate Lacrosse for three years where she was responsible for teaching the game to girls ages 5-18. While working with Elevate Lacrosse, she prepared assessments on players for college coaches; initiated, organized and conducted drills and games; and generated in-depth conversation on playing lacrosse at the collegiate level. Adding to her resume, Black has served as coach of Hero’s Lacrosse Club since 2005, where she was responsible for coaching and educating high school players on the skills necessary to play at the collegiate level. She also conducted practice sessions twice per week and organized motivational and team-building activities and exercises.
A two-year starter and a team captain her senior season, Black tallied a total of 100 goals, 51 assists and 80 draw controls in her four-year career at Maryland. She was also a member of the ACC All-Academic Team. Black graduated from
A native of
"I am thrilled to be a part of the GW lacrosse family and I am really looking forward to working with this coaching staff and our student-athletes,” said Eulitt. “I am grateful for the opportunity to work with the Colonials' program and to promote such an outstanding university. My lacrosse career has been influenced by many great coaches, players and experiences, both locally and internationally. These experiences have given me the skills and knowledge that I hope to bring to GW, so the student-athletes can be successful on and off the field.”
Prior to working at
While also coaching the team during practices, Eulitt was also a member of the Wilderness Women’s Lacrosse Club team where she played midfield alongside members of the
During the summers of 2008, 2010 and 2011, Eulitt worked as a counselor at various lacrosse camps along the East Coast, including Duke, Maryland, Navy, Richmond and Virginia. She also served as an assistant coach with M&D Lacrosse during the summer from 2007-09.
A four-year starter and two-year captain, Eulitt was named to the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie team following her first year at
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