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Apple Valley picks new coach

By MN Lax Hub staff, 01/26/12, 1:15PM CST


Former Benilde-St. Margaret's assistant Michael Evans takes over Eagles' program

Michael Evans has been named as the boys lacrosse coach at Apple Valley.

Evans is a graduate of Benilde-St. Margaret's and the University of Minnesota-Duluth, and he played at the Division I level at Quinnipiac University before finishing his career and degree at UMD.  

Evans replaces Ben Uzlik, who resigned in December due to changes in his work schedule according to a media release.

Evans has been the offensive coordinator and assistant varsity coach for Benilde-St. Margaret’s for the past two seasons.

During that time, Benilde-St. Margaret's has won two MSHSL championships.

Evans also coached with the St. Johns University men’s club lacrosse program and was the co-head coach for the Minnesota Elite Rising Sophomore Team.

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