Head Coach Jason Watts began his collegiate playing career in 2002 on the inaugural UM-Dearborn Men’s Lacrosse Team. Watts started at defense for two seasons before graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.
During his senior year, Coach Watts joined former teammate David Aktary as an Assistant Coach with Northville High School in 2003. After a two-year stint with Northville High School, Watts returned to his Alma Mater in the winter of 2005 as an Assistant Coach. Watts would spent four seasons as an assistant coach before taking over as the head coach in 2009. In his first year as head coach, Watts tallied a 5-5 record and improved the team defense from 13.70 GAA in 2008 to 7.10 GAA in 2009. Watts led the team to its first-ever playoff appearance in 2012 and was named WHAC Coach of the Year.
Watts and his family currently reside in the metro Detroit area and works as an Engineering Supervisor at an automotive supplier. Watts still plays lacrosse as a member of the Motor City Lacrosse Club in the MCLC.
Assistant Coach Mike Wagner began his collegiate playing career in 2002 on the inaugural UM-Dearborn Men's Lacrosse Team. Wagner was a four-year captain and starter at attack before graduating with a Bachelor of Business Administration. Wagner was named to the All-CCLA team at attack in his senior season (2005).
During his senior year, Wagner joined former teammates David Aktary and Jason Watts as an assistant coach at Northville High School. In 2006, Wagner joined the UMD coaching staff as an assistant.
Wagner is responsible for coaching the midfielders, goalies, and running the substitution box during games.
Wagner currently resides in the Metro Detroit Area and works as an Account Manager at an automotive supplier. Wagner is also the President of the Motor City Lacrosse Club in the MCLC.