About MFL

Major Force Lacrosse has over 10 years experience in helping high school, middle school and youth girls lacrosse players improve their skills through comprehensive training and competition with opportunities to play at the collegiate level.

Success

Helped place hundreds of players at the collegiate level

Experience

Over 10 years with in-depth knowledge of the game and recruiting process

Training

Conducted by top college coaches at all levels

Meet Our Staff

The Major Force Lacrosse staff is comprised of coaches, players and parents that share a deep passion, understanding and love for the game of girls lacrosse.

Lisa Mitchelides

Executive Director

Lisa Mitchelides started Major Force Lacrosse, formerly Midwestern Force Lacrosse, over 10 years ago with the goal of providing girls lacrosse players of all ages with better training, experience and opportunities to play at the next level. Prior to starting Major Force Lacrosse, Lisa served as the Director of X-TEAM, a national girls lacrosse club led by Crista Samaras who was a former member of the USA Womens Lacrosse Team. Throughout her career, Lisa has helped over 600 girls lacrosse players transition on to play at the collegiate level. Lisa’s daughter Ashley, is a club alumni and went on to play Division I lacrosse at the University of Connecticut.

Randall Swope

Director of Operations

Randall brings over 20 years experience of coaching girls lacrosse to Major Force Lacrosse. Swope is currently the Head Coach for girls lacrosse at Susquehanna University in Pennsylvania. Previously, she spent eight years as the Head Coach for womens lacrosse at Bucknell University. Swope also served as the Assistant Coach at University North Carolina, Assistant Coach at University of Maryland and Head Coach for girls lacrosse at Franklin & Marshall. Randall played in two World Cups and earned both a Gold and Silver medal for those events. In addition, she played on three NCAA championship teams at the University of Maryland.

Elbert Enrique - Regional Director, Northeast Ohio

Elbert has four years experience coordinating for Major Force Lacrosse and currently serves as the Assistant Coach for girls lacrosse at Hoover High School in Ohio. Elbert’s two daughters are current players for Major Force Lacrosse.

MeLynda Guerrieri - Regional Director, Northeast Ohio

MeLynda Guerrieri brings over 5 years of experience of coaching girls lacrosse in Ohio to Major Force Lacrosse. Currently, MeLynda serves at the Head Coach for girls lacrosse at Canfield High School where she started the program. Her daughter is a current player for Major Force Lacrosse.

Mary Fee - Regional Director, Central Ohio

Mary Fee brings over 10 years experience of coaching girls lacrosse in Ohio to Major Force Lacrosse. Currently, Mary serves as the Head Coach for girls lacrosse at New Albany Middle School in Ohio. Mary’s daughter is Major Force Lacrosse alumni and went on to play Division I lacrosse at the Ohio State University.

Tim Bilbrey - Regional Director, Southern Ohio

Tim Bilbrey brings over 5 years of experience of coaching girls lacrosse in Ohio to Major Force Lacrosse. Currently, he serves at the Head Coach for girls lacrosse at King’s High School in Ohio. Tim’s daughter is Major Force Lacrosse alumni who went on to play Division III lacrosse at Frostburg State University.

Kelly Suarez - Regional Director, Myrtle Beach

Kelly Suarez brings over 10 years experience of coaching girls lacrosse to Major Force Lacrosse. Currently, she serves as the Head Coach of the Dune Warriors Lacrosse team in Myrtle Beach. Previously, Kelly served as Assistant Coach at Fairleigh Dickinson University, Head Coach at Socastee High School and coached for Morris Storm Lacrosse in New Jersey. Kelly played lacrosse at Fairleigh Dickinson University.

Christy Nee - Regional Director, Atlanta

Christy Nee brings over 10 years experience of coaching girls lacrosse in the Atlanta area to Major Force Lacrosse. Currently, she coaches the Jr Titan team for Blessed Trinity Catholic High School in Atlanta. Previously, Christy coached both girls and boys through Roswell Recreation, and was the 2016 award recipient of the Positive Coaching award. Christy played both field hockey and lacrosse at Boston College. Her daughter is a current player for Major Force Lacrosse.

Brooke Magnuson - Regional Director, Youth

Brooke Magnuson brings over 15 years experience of coaching girls lacrosse at all levels to Major Force Lacrosse. Brooke has helped grow the game up and down the east coast, focusing on non-traditional areas such as South Carolina, Florida and Georgia. Previously, Brooke served as the Assistant Coach at Jacksonville University and was a player at the University of Maryland.

Kathy Kimmerling - Travel Coordinator & Admin

Kathy has over 10 years experience with Major Force Lacrosse serving as the Travel Coordinator along with various administrative roles. Kathy has two daughters who are alumni of the Major Force Lacrosse of which Kelly went on to play Division I lacrosse at John Hopkins University.