Hurricanes Girls Lacrosse Club

CURRENT COACHING STAFF

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Eric Needle

Owner/Coach

Owner/Coach Eric has been coaching girl’s lacrosse since 2009. He has coached club indoor lacrosse as well as Middle School and High School. Most recently, Eric was the Head Coach at New Oxford High School from 2017-2020. He has his US Lacrosse Level I Coaching Certificate. He is currently working on his Level II Certificate. He has his Positive coaching Alliance Certificate and is also a certified CPR and First Aid Instructor and a licensed EMT. Coach Eric is also a PIAA certified Girls Lacrosse Official and is a member of the York/Adams Chapter.

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Braxtin Reddinger

2022-2024 Team Coach

Coach Braxtin has been coaching girl’s lacrosse since 2016. She has been an Assistant and Head Coach for club lacrosse at multiple age groups including High School and Youth teams. Braxtin was a 2016 Graduate of New Oxford High School where she was named the 2016 player of the year for York/Adams Interscholastic Athletic Association (YAIAA). She was also named a 2016 US Lacrosse "All-American" as well as chosen for the York/Adams All County Teams Sophomore, Junior and Senior Years. She played NCAA Division II lacrosse for Lock Haven University in Pennsylvania. In 2019, Braxtin was named to the All Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) 2nd Team. In 2021, She was named to the PSAC 1st Team. She has a Masters Degree in Sports Management from Lock Haven University and is currently the Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach at Lycoming College in Williamsport, PA

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Stacy Needle

2025-2028 Black Team Coach

Coach Stacy has been coaching girl’s youth lacrosse since 2015. She coached for the New Oxford Girls Youth Lacrosse program and was the Head Coach for the 3rd-5th grade age group. She is currently working towards her US Lacrosse Level I Coaching Certificate.

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Patrick Melucci

Goalie Coach/2022-2024 Team Coach

Coach Pat has been coaching since 2000. He coached Football, Indoor Track and Boys Lacrosse in Baltimore County. He was the Goalie Coach and Face-off Coach for Boys Lacrosse. He started playing Goalie at the early age of 11 years old, playing though Middle and High School. He was the Varsity Goalie through his High School Career.

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Toni Rice

Sports Conditioning Coach/2025-2028 Black Team Coach

Coach Toni was a 3 sport athlete in high school. She played Division 1 Softball in college and made it to the College World Series. She has run several Marathons and Half-Marathons. Maybe her best accomplishment is that she BEAT CANCER TWICE!! Coach Toni majored in Sports and Business Management in College.

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Kelly Wetzel

2025-2028 Green Team Coach

Coach Kelly has been coaching girls lacrosse for many years with his last several seasons at Kennard-Dale High School in York County, PA. 

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Maggie Greenwell

2025-2028 Green Team Coach

Coach Maggie was a 2021 Graduate of Manchester Valley High School in Carroll County, MD. She played for the Mavericks all 4 years as well as for the Hurricanes Girls Lacrosse Club where she was a defender. Recruited to play for Kings College, Maggie unfortunately was injured her senior year and is unable to continue playing. She instead has decided to come back and coach our younger players to help them get recruited!

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Chloe Herring

Assistant Coach

Coach Chloe is a 2021 Graduate of New Oxford High School and Played for Hurricanes for 4 years. She is a defender and currently plays NCAA Division II Lacrosse at Wingate University in North Carolina.  

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Eryn Little

Assistant Coach

Coach Eryn is a 2021 Graduate of New Oxford High School and Played for Hurricanes for 4 years. She is a midfielder and Currently plays NCAA DIVISION II Lacrosse at Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania.  

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Josey Shaffer

Assistant Coach

Coach Josey is a 2020 Graduate of Manchester Valley High School and Played for Hurricanes for 3 years. She is a midfielder and currently plays NCAA Division II Lacrosse at Lock Haven University in Pennsylvania.