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Nexstar Directors and Coaches

Nexstar has entered into partnership with True Lacrosse for State and National Teams.


Doug Shanahan - Founder & Director of Recruiting Showcase

Coaching Experience:

  • England Men's National Team Head Coach
  • District 29 Coach of the Year 2019-2018-2017
  • District 29 Champions 2019-2018-2017
  • Western Davie Head Lacrosse Coach-2017-Present
  • Irish National Team/Erie Team ILF 2016- 17
  • St Brendan Lacrosse Director and Head Coach
  • 2012 Miami Herald Coach of the Year
  • 2010 USL Coach Of the Year
  • 2008 Head Coach University of Illinois

Playing Experience

  • 2x Member of Team USA
  • 2x World Champion
  • MVP of 2002 World Games
  • MLL All Star
  • NCAA 2001 Player of the Year
  • America East Player of the Year 2001
  • 1st ever Tewaraaton Winner 2001 Hofstra University


Rich Carter - Director of National Showcase Program

Coaching Experience

  • Ireland Men’s National Team Assistant Coach-2016-Present
  • Erie National Team Head Coach-2016-Present
  • American Heritage School Associate Head Coach
  • Pine Crest School Associate Head Coach
  • Canterbury School Assistant Coach

Playing Experience

  • Villanova University
  • Canterbury School


Kevin Barry - NSP Coaching Staff

Coaching Experience:

  • American Heritage School Head Lacrosse Coach-2017-Present
  • Saint Andrews School Assistant Coach

Playing Experience

  • New York Saints Professional Indoor Team
  • Hofstra University Captain
  • NCAA Division I North/South All Star Game
  • Levittown Division HS
  • USILA All American
  • USSLA Goalie of the Year
  • North/South All Star Game