Bridgton Academy Lacrosse
• Head Coach Matt Nutley
• Assistant Coach Gabe Avis
Bridgton Academy has a legendary lacrosse program, sending our student athletes to some of the top programs in the country. Several alumni have captured NCAA Lacrosse National Championships at Universities such as Syracuse University, Washington College, Nazareth, Adelphi, CW Post, Lemoyne and Salisbury.
Bridgton alumni have also gone on to have careers in Major League Lacrosse and the National Lacrosse League, winning world championships at the highest level.
- Steven Brooks ’03, Syracuse, MLL Florida Launch
- Brett Bucktooth ’02, Syracuse, MLL Rochester Rattlers/NLL New England Black Wolves
- Terry Kimener ’04, UMBC, MLL Charlotte Hounds
- Josh Porcell ’03, UMBC, MLL Ohio Machine
- Brian Vetter ’04, Towson, MLL Chesapeake Bayhawks
- Diogo Godoi ’05, UMass, MLL, Boston Cannons
More recently, BA has seen alums at numerous Division I schools, including Ohio State, the University of Delaware, UVM, St. John’s and Providence College. We also have seen recent graduates move onto Dartmouth and other upper-level academic institutions.
The Wolverine lacrosse program is also looking forward to the fall of 2016 with the return of Head Coach Matt Nutley ’01 -’04. New to the staff is Kenyon College alumni Gabe Avis, in his first year as a coach.
• Fall & Spring Schedules against top prep programs in the country as well as college competition WITHOUT the loss of a year of NCAA eligibility
• Exposure to NCAA Division I, II, and III college programs from across the country through regular season play and showcase events.
• Balance academics and athletics through a rigorous, structured college-type environment.
• Opportunity to improve academic profile (overall GPA) and standardized testing scores to create more college options during application process.
• A full year of SQA (Speed, Quickness & Agility) and weight training.