Staff

Scorched Earth Showcase:

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Joseph Thon – Arizona State University Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach

Prior to ASU, Coach Thon spent six seasons coaching at McQuaid Jesuit High School in Rochester, NY from 2008-2013.  For the 2013-2014 season, he was the Assistant Coach at Albright College; a Division III school in Reading, PA, serving as the team’s Defensive coordinator.  Coach Thon is coaching with the 3d Lacrosse Club in Phoenix where he will help out at the grade school level.

Coach Thon graduated from Mercyhurst University in 2007 where he was a two-time NCAA Division II All-American.  As a senior he was a team captain, the 2007 NCAA Division II National Defensive Player of the Year, ECAC Scholar Athlete of the Year, Academic All-American and first team All-American.  Coach Thon was drafted by the Rochester Rattlers professional lacrosse team, and spent parts of three seasons with the team and saw action in one game in 2012.

Scorched Earth Prospect Camp:

 

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Joseph Thon – Arizona State University Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach

 

 

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Jim Mirabito – Arizona State University Men’s Lacrosse Strength & Conditioning Coach

Coach Mirabito has been a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist for 32 years. He has worked with the New Jersey Nets and New Jersey Devils, The Arizona Sting, as well as the Phoenix Suns and Olympian athletes.

He began his lifelong commitment to lacrosse playing for Pinkerton Academy (Derry, N.H.). In 1979 he came to ASU. While there, he was a 4 year captain. Coach Mirabito was the first ASU player ever selected to the USILA all star team in 1983. To this day, he participates in numerous tournaments around the country. Coach Mirabito continues to work full-time as a Phoenix firefighter. He resides in Phoenix with Shelly his wife of 13 years.

 

Scorched Earth Summer Clinic:

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Joseph Thon – Arizona State University Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach