Bryant Payne - PCA Certified
Coach Bryant returns to CLLA for his 5th season coaching the Middle School. In his 4 years with the Young Guns, the squad had a record of 61 wins in regular season and playoff competition. Coach Bryant now moves up as the 7th/8th Head Coach, and returns as the Director of the Middle School Program.
Coach Bryant graduated from Clear Lake High School in 2008. During his high school career, he served as a JV and Varsity Team Captain, earned Rookie of the Year, Defensive MVP, Team MVP, All-District HM, was a T99 selection, and earned the Iron Man award.
Committed to achieving excellence both on and off the field, Coach Bryant is certified by the Positive Coaching Alliance and US Lacrosse. He continues to play in men's leagues and also coached the Hurricanes U11 select team and the U11-19 Texas Box Lacrosse Association teams.
Coach Troy returns for his 2nd year as an assistant on the Young Guns. Coach Troy brings his passion for the sport as well as his even-keeled demeanor which reflects in the composed nature of the Young Guns teams the last 2 years.
Coach Troy's son Travis returns for this 3rd year in CLLA.
Coach Ken returns for his 2nd year coaching CLLA. He moves up with his son, Tre, to the 7th grade level. Coach Ken brings excitement and passion every day, and the kids truly respond in kind.
Coach Mark returns for his 2nd season. His son also plays for the 4U program.
4U Head Coach Jim Warner
Coach Warner enters his second season coaching for CLLA's 4U program. Coach Warner's style is based on decades of coaching youth football and he offers a unique ability to introduce the game to the next generation of CLLA players and their families.
His winning spirit and focus on fundamentals are essential ingredients for the future success of CLLA.
Coach Atkinson joins the Clear Lake Lacrosse 4U team along with his son Todd. He was a former player for his college club team in North Dakota/Canada before moving to Texas. He has played on multiple men's club teams and started and coached the Texas A&M-Galveston team beginning in 1994.