Head Coach Josh Klein, aka; Ck
This will be coach Klein's ninth season coaching Girl’s Lacrosse in Wisconsin. He is the current head coach for the Oregon Panthers girls high school program and had been the Lancer Ladies Varsity team head coach for the 2017 season and is the former head coach for the Verona Wildcats Varsity and Junior Varsity girls teams. CK is a US Lacrosse Women's Level 3 certified coach, member of US Lacrosse and involved with the US Lacrosse Coaching Education Program and PCA. Coach Klein also serves as President of LAXERGIRL FOUNDATION a non profit committed to providing low to no cost lacrosse experiences.
Coach Zack Silber
Zack is the current assistant coach and goalie coach of the Oregon Panthers and also served as the assistant coach to the Lancers Ladies. He grew up learning the game of lacrosse in Baltimore, Maryland where he gradated from Duke University. He played for a few years and also worked with his sister throughout her career. She had a 15-year career as a goalie and started 4 years at the University of Michigan. He is a trained Women's lacrosse referee, US Lacrosse level 1 certified coach and has officiated in North Carolina and in Wisconsin. Currently, Zack works at Epic and races sailboats from time to time.
Coach Madie Briggs
This is my third season as an assistant coach with Laxergirl, I began coaching with coach Klein in the summer of 2017 at youth clinics and quickly took to loving coaching. I am also a women’s lacrosse referee rated at the youth and high school levels. I am an Oregon lacrosse alumna from when the team began, and I graduated from Stoughton high school in 2014. I am currently a senior at UW-Madison studying genetics and genomics, where I play on our club lacrosse team (Go Badgers!). In my free time I love to travel, I am involved in UW’s chapter of She’s The First and I also enjoy playing Ultimate Frisbee and Golf.
Coach Kate Sauter
Former Sun Prairie lacrosse coach. In 2016, Coach Kate was selected as one of the inaugural coaches for the Women's Division National Team, which traveled to Bethlehem, PA, to participate in the school girl's division. We welcome her for the 2020 offseason and are looking forward to her sharing the experience she has gained participating on the national lacrosse stage. Kate is now living in Denver, Colorado and will be helping us grow Laxergirl Colorado.
Coach Lexie Knudtson
I have played lacrosse in Oregon for six years. I was a varsity player for 4 years and I was awarded second team all-conference for attack my junior season. I also played off season lacrosse for three years, competing around the mid-west at tournaments and attending player clinics. I became a qualified US Lacrosse level 1 woman’s coach in 2018. I currently attend Madison College, studying parks and recreational management and I am currently working for the Madison parks department. In my free time, I like to go camping, hangout with friends and eat. I am very excited to be a part of this team!
ALLISON SILBER former D1 University of Michigan, Goalie
Various varsity and college coaches from around the state will be helping in 2020
All of our coaches have obtained US Lacrosse Level 1 training or grater and
have a current "Green Light" from NCSI background screening.
Kristen is a member of US Lacrosse and a US Lacrosse Level 1 Certified Women's coach, she has attended many lacrosse events throughout out the years, working as a team parent, admin and event organizer. Kristens background in business management has enabled her to take a active role in the overall organization of Laxergirl Teams. Kristen is also a die hard Soccer mom as well, you can find her at any number of our children's events and she is my right hand, helping make Laxergirl Teams a success and my job easy. I am so lucky to have her support because without it, I would not be able to devote so much time to my passion.
Katie works with our social media and advertising, she is a graphic designer by trade and also works for LAXERGIRL.COM designing and managing our web platform. Katie loves photography and is active in lacrosse as a stats keeper for our teams.