Our Coaches

Updated Monday October 14, 2019 by Arizona Outlaws Lacrosse.

Ben Prepchuk- Founder/Director

  • 10-Year NLL Professional - Forward (Averaged 3-Points/Game)
  • 4-Time Canadian National Champion
  • 1 NLL Champions Cup Champion
  • USBOXLA National Coach U18 and Bantam Teams
  • Drafted 3rd Overall in the 2000 NLL Entry Draft
  • NCAA D1 Player, Radford University – Midfield   
  • Finished 4th in the nation as a Sophomore averaging (3-goals/game) before getting drafted to play professionally by the New York Saints.
  • Assistant Coach (Offensive Coordinator) – Arizona State University

Casey Connor- Director of Field Lacrosse

  • Head Coach at Arizona State University 
  • 3x All American Defender at University of Maryland
  • 8 Year MLL Professional
  • 2 Year NLL Prpfessional 

Patrick Harbeson- Director of Field Lacrosse

  • 5 Year Professional (PLL/MLL)
  • Current PLL Midfielder for thr Redwoods
  • 2019 Pll Allstar Nominee
  • 2019 MLL Champion- Ohio Machine
  • 2011 NCAA Champion - University of Virginia 

Ian Gray- Coach

  • NCAA D1 Player, University of Maryland-Baltimore County (Long-stick Midfield/Close Defense)
  • Number 1 Ranked Recruit in his Class on the West Coast (West Side Lax)
  • Defensive coach at Notre Dame Preparatory Academy and lead Saints to first-ever Division 1 semi-final appearance in spring 2016.
  • Head Coach – Chaparral High School, Scottsdale AZ. 

Nick Hillier- Coach

  • Head Coach- Boulder Creek HS, Anthem AZ.
  • MCLA D1 Collegiate Lacrosse Player, Arizona State University
  • Assistant Coach – Phoenix Country Day School
  • Scottsdale United Youth Coach    

Ian Connell- Coach

  • MCLA D1 Collegiate Lacrosse Player, Arizona State University
  • ASU’s Defensive Player of the Year 2014
  • First-Team All-American Defensive Player
  • Member of 2014 National Runner-Up Sun Devil’s Team
  • Associate Coach – Chaparral High School