Coastal Crush Lacrosse Club is Hampton Roads' fastest-growing lacrosse community! Featuring youth recreational lacrosse, elite travel teams, player development, and more! Our programs span from Williamsburg to Outer Banks. Join the Coastal Crush family! Coastal Crush recreation is a Nonprofit 301 (c)3 league! 501c3Lookup.org - COASTAL CRUSH RECREATIONAL LACROSSE INC
Youth Recreational Lacrosse
Coastal Crush Lacrosse offers youth recreational lacrosse for boys and girls grades K - 8. With seasons the spring and fall, we serve players throughout Hampton Roads from Williamsburg to Outer Banks.
Spring 2024 Registration: NOV 1, 2024
Clinics and Player Development
Crush offers clinics all over Hampton Roads in Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, Norfolk, Hampton, and Newport News throughout the year. Clinics often feature area college coaches and players.
LAX In Schools
Coastal Crush Lacrosse works with schools and school districts throughout Hampton Roads to teach the game of lacrosse and develop young players in Physical Education classes. Using US Lacrosse curriculum, Coastal Crush provides PE teachers with training and a curriculum in age appropriate levels, ensuring a positive introduction to the sport.
Coastal Crush is currently partnered with Virginia Beach schools.
FOUNDERS & MANAGEMENT TEAM
Chief Executive Officer
Director of Coach Development
Toni is a lifelong athlete. She played basketball in college at Minnesota State University, Mankato, lettered in multiple sports in high school, and currently plays adult soccer. She has extensive experience coaching youth lacrosse with over 10-years of experience as a boys lacrosse coach from 8U - middle school, including competitive travel teams. Additionally, she has 6-years of experience as a girls lacrosse coach from 8U - middle school, including competitive travel teams.
As a founding member and Crush's Volunteer CEO, her primary focus is on player and coach development. Toni is very active in her community as a volunteer. In addition to lacrosse, she donates her time as a Girl Scout and Cub Scout leader, and a school volunteer. Toni's two children, Kieron and Reilly, are lacrosse athletes in addition to other activities. Toni is passionate about growing the lacrosse community in Hampton Roads and partnering with universities and schools to grow the game and develop new players.
Catherine "Caddie" Hardy
Chief Operating Officer and Director, Crush Elite Girls Travel
Head Coach: Crush Elite 2024
Caddie has over 20 years of lacrosse experience. She was a three-sport athlete all four years at New England College in soccer, basketball, and lacrosse. Caddie has extensive coaching experience as the Assistant Woman's Lacrosse Coach at New England College, head coach at Hartwick College and Bridgewater State University. Locally, Caddie serves on the board of HRLAX and US Lacrosse Tidewater.
Caddie is a founding member of Coastal Crush, the volunteer Chief Operating Officer, Director of Crush Elite Girls Travel program, and Head Coach of Crush Elite 2024 team. Caddie comes from a lacrosse family where her husband, an active duty US Navy Diver, and her father are both heavily involved in the local lacrosse community. Caddie's two children, Emma and Liam, are active lacrosse athletes. Caddie is passionate about building a true culture for lacrosse in Hampton Roads and a recruiting pipeline for college athletes. Her experience with coaching and admissions at the collegiate level provides valuable insight for Crush Elite and the recruiting process.
Chief Financial Officer and Travel Director, Crush Elite Girls Travel
Assistant Coach: Crush Elite 2024
Executive Director, Communications and Branding and
Apparel Director, Crush Elite Girls Travel
Atlanta is a USAF Veteran originally from Upstate NY. Growing up around lacrosse, she believes in sharing and preserving the foundations of this indigenous sport deeply rooted in her home. Atlanta has worked in youth programs since high school, coached cheerleading, and serves as a founding member, as well as brand and marketing specialist for Coastal Crush. Atlanta has a professional background in graphic communications, photography, and marketing.