MC Elite Coaches

Kristen Coleman McDaniel

Kristen Coleman McDaniel

2020 Midnight

Kristen Coleman McDaniel is the Assistant Director of Athletics and Head Coach for Varsity Lacrosse at Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart in Bethesda, Maryland.  Coach Coleman played Division I Lacrosse at Fairfield University, where she was team captain, and at Georgetown University where she finished her career as a fifth year graduate player. Kristen graduated from Fairfield as a US Lacrosse All-American. Coleman graduated from the Academy of the Holy Cross in 2007.  She was a 2007 U.S. Lacrosse High School All-American, and a three-time All-WCAC player, two time team MVP, and 2nd team All-Met. 

Monica Lucas

Monica Lucas

2020 Carolina

Monica Lucas was a four year attack player for the University of Denver, graduating in 2016. She attended the Academy of the Holy Cross HS where she played varsity lacrosse and field hockey. While at AHC, Monica gathered the following accolades: US Lacrosse First Team All-American, Washington Post All-Met First Team, Montgomery County Gazette Player of the Year, WCAC All-Conference First Team and AHC MVP as a senior; USL All American Honorable Mention, UA Underclassman All-American, Washington Post All-Met Honorable Mention, Montgomery County Gazette First Team, WCAC All-Conference First Team and WDNT as a junior; WCAC All-Conference Second Team and WDNT Second Team as a sophomore. 

Karly O'Brien

Karly O'Brien

2021 Midnight

Karly O’Brien played college lacorsse at Robert Morris University, where she successfully completed all four years as a DI athlete. She graduated from Our Lady of Good Counsel High School in 2007. As a midfielder, she assisted her team to 4 back-to-back championships.  By the end of her freshman year, she clinched a starting spot as a low defender.  In 2009, she played and started in all 17 games for Robert Morris. She led RMU with 40 ground balls and 21 caused turnovers, while also adding one assist. She tallied at least one ground ball in all 17 contests and earned at least one caused turnover in 12 contests.  As a junior, she played through a season long injury of a fractured hand. She still saw action in 11 games, playing with a cast! She was ranked fourth on the team in ground balls while also controlling 16 draws to rank fourth on RMU. In 2011, she was nominated to the leadership committee, where she led her team to their first appearance in the NEC championship! Karly has coached for MC Elite club, Churchill High School, and started as the Varsity coach at Connelly School of the Holy Child in the 2016/2017 season.

Kelly Massino

Kelly Massino

2021 Carolina

Kelly Massino is a Physical Education Teacher at Our Lady of Good Counsel High School where she is also the head Varsity Field Hockey Coach and Assistant Spring Track Coach. Coach Massino was a starting player on her Varsity Lacrosse and Varsity Field Hockey team all four years in high school. She continued her love of field hockey by playing at Frostburg State University. After college, she coached Varsity Field Hockey and JV Girls Lacrosse at her alma mater, Springbrook High School, for three years and then was the head JV Girls Lacrosse, JV Field Hockey, and Varsity Indoor Track Coach at Rockville High School before joining the Falcon’s coaching staff. As well as coaching in the county for over four years, she holds Level One Coaching Certification for Lacrosse and Field Hockey. She has been coaching with MC Elite since the fall of 2013.
Kristyn Gaines

Kristyn Gaines

2022 Midnight

Kristyn Gaines graduated from University of Connecticut in 2018, where she was a 4-year starter. She started all 17 games for the Huskies her senior year, where she collected a career high 22 ground balls, 14 caused turnovers and three draw controls … on three occasions she scooped up a career-best three ground balls … forced a personal- and team-high three turnovers in a win against California (Feb. 23) … her two draws won against Marquette (Apr. 28) marked a career best. Kristyn played four years at the Academy of the Holy Cross, earning All-Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC) First Team honors as a senior and Second Team honors in her sophomore and junior seasons…Was an All-American Honorable Mention in 2013, and named to the All-Gazette First Team in 2013 and 2014… Tabbed as an Under Armour All-American in Washington, D.C. following her 2013 season… All-Met Honorable Mention as a junior and senior… Played two years of field hockey at her high school, receiving Team MVP honors in 2012 and 2013… Earned All-WCAC First Team honors in 2012 and was named the WCAC Player of the Year as a junior.

Bob Maggio

Bob Maggio

2022 Midnight

Bob Maggio is a graduate of Clemson University.  He has been a resident of Rockville, MD for 16 years.  He has coached girls basketball at both the CYO and AAU levels.  He has been coaching girls lacrosse for eight years.  He spent the first six years with Rockville Girls Lacrosse Club and the past two years with MC Elite.  He also just completed his first season has an Assistant Varsity Coach for Richard Montgomery High School.  Bob is Level 2 certified by US Lacrosse and was recently selected to sit on the MC Lacrosse Board.
Karoline Miller and Kathi Ricci

Karoline Miller and Kathi Ricci

2022 Carolina

Katie Bitonti

Katie Bitonti

2023 Midnight

Katie graduated from the Catholic University of America, where she was a starting midfielder and was listed on the IWLCA Honor Roll for 3 seasons. She first attended Georgetown University, where she played on the club team for 2 years before transferring to CUA in 2006. Katie is a graduate of Our Lady of Good Counsel High School. She was nominated Senior Co-Captain in 2009. During her high school career, she was named Team MVP her sophomore, junior, and senior years; nominated Senior Captain; as well as received accolades for Honorable Mention All-Met, Academic All-American, 1st Team All-Gazette, and WCAC championship game MVP her senior year.

Katie previously coached MC Elite 2016 from 2013-2015, and is going into her 6th season as the Head Varsity Lacrosse coach at Walt Whitman High School where she has helped lead the program to achieve two Regional Championships and two State Semi-Final appearances. She was also nominated Coach Of The Year in 2014 by the Montgomery County Gazette.

Courtney Schrock

Courtney Schrock

2023 Midnight

Karoline Miller

Karoline Miller

2023 Carolina

Jenna Devilbiss graduated from Francis Scott Key in 2012, she was a four year varsity starter and finished high school receiving first team all conference. She graduated in 2016 from Bridgewater College with a degree in family sciences and a minor in education. In college she played midfield and was ranked Second team VaSID All-State, Second team All-ODAC, and ranked in the top-10 in the ODAC. She received the 15th place in the division 3 league for over all points. She currently is an 8th grade teacher working at High Road Academy. She has previously coached for the Westminster Area lacrosse league.
Jenna Devilbiss

Jenna Devilbiss

2023 Carolina

Jenna Devilbiss graduated from Francis Scott Key in 2012, she was a four year varsity starter and finished high school receiving first team all conference. She graduated in 2016 from Bridgewater College with a degree in family sciences and a minor in education. In college she played midfield and was ranked Second team VaSID All-State, Second team All-ODAC, and ranked in the top-10 in the ODAC. She received the 15th place in the division 3 league for over all points. She currently is an 8th grade teacher working at High Road Academy. She has previously coached for the Westminster Area lacrosse league.

Brittney Brown

Brittney Brown

2023 Carolina

Abbey Rose and Sam Hopkins

Abbey Rose and Sam Hopkins

2023 White

Lauren Burke

Lauren Burke

2024 Midnight

Lauren Burke was a 3 year starter at Oakton High School in Vienna, Virginia – 2 time MVP for lacrosse, along with being the 2010 OHS Sportswoman of the Year. She won VHSL 2 state championships for lacrosse, along with being First Team All-District, All-Region, and Second Team All-State. She attended Johns Hopkins University as an attacker where she played for Janine Tucker, Tara Singleton and Steele Stanwick. After spending two years in New York City, she recently moved back to the DC area where she is now an Assistant Coach with the Varsity team at Oakton.

Dave Bruner

Dave Bruner

2024 Midnight

Dave Bruner has coached for Rockville Girls Lacrosse, MC Select, and MC Elite. He also coaches youth basketball. He has a Level 2 US Lacrosse certification and is a member of the National Youth Sports Coaches Assocation as well as the Positive Coaching Alliance.
Grace Morelli

Grace Morelli

2024 White

Karly O'Brien

Karly O'Brien

2025 Midnight

Karly O’Brien graduated from Our Lady of Good Counsel High School in 2007. As a midfielder, she assisted her team to 4 back-to-back championships. She went on to attend Robert Morris University, where she successfully completed all four years as a DI athlete. By the end of her freshman year, she clinched a starting spot as a low defender.  In 2009, she played and started in all 17 games for Robert Morris. She led RMU with 40 ground balls and 21 caused turnovers, while also adding one assist. She tallied at least one ground ball in all 17 contests and earned at least one caused turnover in 12 contests.  As a junior, she played through a season long injury of a fractured hand. She still saw action in 11 games, playing with a cast! She was ranked fourth on the team in ground balls while also controlling 16 draws to rank fourth on RMU. In 2011, she was nominated to the leadership committee, where she led her team to their first appearance in the NEC championship! Karly has coached for MC Elite club, Churchill High School, and started as the Varsity coach at Connelly School of the Holy Child in the 2016/2017 season.
Jill Marks

Jill Marks

2025 White

Allison Weeda and Renee Bartlett

Allison Weeda and Renee Bartlett

2026 Midnight

Casey Aguilar-Gervase

Casey Aguilar-Gervase

2026 Carolina