Jason Lamb is the director of athletics and director of lacrosse at Southern Virginia University.
As director of athletics, Lamb oversees the university’s eight men’s sports — baseball, men’s basketball, men’s cross country, football, men’s lacrosse, men’s soccer, men’s tennis, wrestling (club) — as well as women’s cross country.
Lamb oversees the Southern Virginia men’s and women’s lacrosse programs and serves as head men’s lacrosse coach.
Lamb previously served as director of operations for men’s lacrosse at the University of Notre Dame. During Lamb’s two seasons at Notre Dame, The Fighting Irish reached the NCAA Division I Championship semifinal and quarterfinal rounds in 2012 and 2013, respectively.
Lamb also has served as the director of lacrosse at NCAA Division II Adams State College in Alamosa, Colo., an assistant coach of the Denver Outlaws of Major League Lacrosse, and the head men’s lacrosse coach at Brigham Young University — where he amassed a 213-69 (.755) record and guided the Cougars to three Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association national championships and seven Rocky Mountain Lacrosse Conference titles.
In 2006, Lamb was named MCLA Coach of the Year. He helped to organize the MCLA — a national organization for institutions that do not sponsor intercollegiate lacrosse at the varsity level — and served as the MCLA’s president from 1997 to 2003.
Lamb has also been a successful head coach at the international level of lacrosse leading the USA West All-Stars to a 34-5 (.872) mark to go along with several international titles, including the 2002 Open Division Championship at the Lacrosse Federation World Games in Perth, Australia, the 2004 Prague Cup in Prague, Czech Republic, and the 2006 ASPAC Championship in Osaka, Japan.
The Rocky Point, N.Y., native graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor’s degree in Italian. He served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Rome, Italy.
B.A., Brigham Young University
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