Mike Van Antwerp
Coach Van Antwerp is the founder of Atomic Lacrosse and current varsity coach at Holt High School. He has been involved in lacrosse for more than 20 years and he brings a strong knowledge of the game and its fundamentals. In his high school days, he was a three-time All-State and HS All-American at U of D Jesuit. After high school, Coach Van Antwerp went on to play Division 1 lacrosse at Michigan State University.
Coach Mitch is a recent (2012) graduate from Okemos HS. He currently is an asst. coach for their JV team and 3/4 grade team.
Coach Perdue graduated from Holt High School and went on to play lacrosse at Trine University (D3). In his high school days, he was an all-conference LSM and defenseman and later faced-off in college.
Coach Updyke is currently the JV Coach at Holt HS. He played both midfield and LSM in school and was a varsity assistant coach for 5 years before taking over the JV team.
The former D1 Coach at Michigan State University, Coach Kimball is currently the AD at Lansing Catholic Central. At MSU, he he led the team to several NCAA appearances and grew the team to a top 15 ranking. He grew up playing lacrosse on the east coast and starred at Bowdoin College. His knowledge and love of the game will be huge assets to the program.
We also work in conjunction with area coaches and have a great relationship with them!