Caili Guilday

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Caili Guilday is in her first season at UT after being hired as the top assistant in the fall of 2018.

Caili serves as the defensive coordinator and goalie coach for the Spartans.

Guilday, a former women's lacrosse player at the University of Tampa graduated in December of 2016. Since graduating from UT, she has coached lacrosse at the various levels from youth to college. Most recently, she acted as the Interim Head Coach at Millersville University where she had previously assisted. Her primary responsibilities at Millersville included being the Defensive Coordinator and Goalie Coach for the Marauders. However, she additionally acted as a team trainer, operations personnel, and recruiting coordinator.

In addition to her role at Millersville University, Guilday also was influential in helping grow the sport of women's lacrosse through NXT Lacrosse Club. At NXT Lacrosse she served as the camp director and in 2017 was named NXT Coach of the Year.

As a student-athlete, Guilday was the starting goalkeeper and two-time team captain for an upstart Division I Stetson University program. She then transferred to Tampa where she played the 2015-16 season, earning All-Sunshine State Conference while setting Tampa's single-season record for saves and ground balls. At Stetson, Guilday was named All-Atlantic Sun in 2014 while leading Division I in saves, saves per game and ground balls per game. She was named the league's defensive player of the week three times in her career. Guilday also received the league's all-academic honors. In 2015-16, as a member of Tampa, she served as chair of the Team IMPACT Leadership Team.

Originally from Wallingford, Pennsylvania Guilday is excited to be back in Tampa and contribute to a program that she experienced first hand.