Komisarek Named First Saint Mary's (Ind.) Coach
from staff reports
NOTRE DAME Ind. — The Saint Mary's College Department of Athletics has announced that Amy Komisarek will serve as the college's first varsity lacrosse head coach. The school announced in September it would add varsity women's lacrosse for the 2013-14 season.
Komisarek comes to Saint Mary's with a range of coaching and educational experience. She has served as the head coach of the Sylvania High School girls' lacrosse team and has held assistant coaching positions with the University of Toledo and Siena Heights University lacrosse programs. A Level 1 trainer with the US Lacrosse Coaching Education Program, she has taught undergraduate students the skills and strategies of the game of lacrosse at the University of Toledo.
"I am excited about the opportunity to create a quality lacrosse program here at Saint Mary's," said Komisarek. "By having the opportunity to work with the club team this season and focus on recruiting, I believe we can and will have a competitive program from the onset."
Komisarek is a 2009 graduate of the University of Toledo. She was a double major in marketing and professional sales and graduated cum laude with a bachelor of business administration. In August 2012, she completed her master's of arts degree with a concentration in organizational leadership from Siena Heights University.
Komisarek started her position on Monday.