Coaching Staff

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CHRIS BERKELBACH

Head Coach

Coach Berkelbach enters his 7th season as the head coach of the Temple men's lacrosse team. He holds a career record of 67-24, helping lead the Owls to 3 NCLL National Tournament appearances (2015, 2018, 2019) and the 2015 NCLL Div. II national title. Coach Berkelbach is a high school graduate of  St. Augustine Prep in Richland, NJ. He graduated from Rutgers University in 2013 where he was a 4-year member of  the club lacrosse team and served as the team's president for two seasons. He has also coached at the youth and high school levels for the Southshore Lacrosse Club from 2009-2014.

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RYAN WINTERS

Assosciate Head Coach

Defensive Coordinator

Coach Winters enters his 2nd season with the Owls after 9 seasons as the head coach of the Florida Gators men's lacrosse team from 2007-2015.  He boasts a career 68-57 record at Florida competing in the MCLA SouthEastern Lacrosse Conference (SELC). Over those 9 years, he led Florida to 7 postseason appearances as well as 3 MCLA National Tournament appearances (2007, 2008, 2010). He also led the Gators to the SELC Conference title in 2010. Coach Winters is a high school graduate of Germantown Academy in Fort Washington, PA. He attended the University of Florida where he was a 4-year member of the lacrosse team before becoming head coach.

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COLLIN MITCHELL

Offensive Coordinator

Coach Mitchell enters his 2nd season with the Owls after serving as Goalie Coach in 2020. He joins the Owls after finishing a 4-year career at Central Michigan in 2018 where he recorded 133 career points for the Chippewas and was named CCLA All-Conference 3 times.  Coach Mitchell is a high school graduate of Eastern Regional HS in New Jersey.

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LUKE BRENNAN

Goalie Coach

Coach Brennan enters his 1st season as a coach with the Owls after finishing his playing career in 2020 at Temple. In his 4-year career he recorded 62 points from the midfield and is currently the Owls all-time leader in career assists. Coach Brennan is a high school graduate of York Catholic in York, PA.