Molly McCourt

Molly McCourt is in her fifth year as the head coach of the women’s lacrosse program.

She has guided the Hawks to a 32-31 record in her first four seasons. McCourt previously served as the Hawks’ associate head coach where she coordinated practice planning and skill development with a focus on implementation of a new attacking system.

McCourt has served as the head coach of the Wales women’s national lacrosse team since 2011. She guided Wales to second place in the 2015 European Championship in Prague, a fifth-place finish in the 2013 World Cup and second place in the 2012 European Championship. She was named to the coaching staff of the 2017 Great Britain National Team.

An Academic All-Conference student-athlete at the University of Maryland, McCourt was a defender on the Terrapins’ women’s lacrosse team. She earned a degree in kinesiology from Maryland in 2006. She also graduated with a Master of Science in exercise science and coaching from the German Sport University in Cologne, Germany.

McCourt’s coaching experience also includes three years as the head coach of the HLC Rot-Weiss Munchen women’s lacrosse team, two years as the head coach of the German U19 women’s lacrosse team and three years as the assistant coach of the German women’s national lacrosse team.