MEET OUR COACH
head coach tom valandra
Tom Valandra graduated high school from Minneapolis Southwest in Minnesota. He received his Bachelor of Arts in both Political Science and History from Presbyterian College in Clinton, SC, where he was part of its Division I lacrosse team. Coach Valandra then continued his postgraduate studies at Pfeiffer University, working towards his Master in Science of Leadership (M.S.L) in Misenheimer, NC.
Coach Valandra hails from Minneapolis, Minnesota - arguably he is an incredibly talented Ice Hockey player too. Before coming to Middleburg, Coach Valandra traveled extensively throughout Europe and the United States. Coach Valandra oversees Nova West Lacrosse, an extraordinary lacrosse program based here in the Northern Virginia area. Some of his favorite things to do are traveling, playing all sports, watching movies, and being among friends.