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Executive Director

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Pacific Coast LAX Shootout Inc
101 Shipyard Way Suite D
Newport Beach , California 92660
United States

Company Description: The Pacific Coast Shootout was established in 2014 in an effort to bring big time college lacrosse to the West Coast. In its inaugural year, the Shootout did just...   more

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Director of USYL Programs
As the Program Director for United States Youth Lacrosse, Coach Mix brings more than 23 years of coaching experience to the organization. Throughout his career, he has coached at every level the sport has to offer. In addition to his role with USYL, Mix also served as the president and general manager of Major League Lacrosse's LA Riptide, a professional outdoor lacrosse team that played three seasons (2006, 2007, and 2008) at the Home Depot Center in Carson, CA. Under his direction, the expansion franchise made it to the MLL's playoff "Final Four" twice in its three seasons.
A former NCAA Collegiate National Coach of the Year, Mix had his teams ranked consistently among the top twenty in the country, led teams to the NCAA tournament, and produced many Division I and Division III All-Americans. He was also part of the selection staff for Team USA's run for the gold in the 1994 World Championships. Some of Mix's former assistant coaches include Dave Pietramala (current head coach at Johns Hopkins) and All-Americans John McEvoy (Villanova), Bill Miller (Hobart and Team USA), Mike Pounds (Springfield), Peter Sheehan (UVA), and Tim O'Rourke (Navy).
As the Director of USYL, Mix has been actively involved in the development and management of several youth lacrosse programs and youth lacrosse leagues since 1994. He helped establish the Charlotte Youth Lacrosse Association, the Mecklenburg Youth Lacrosse League and Polar Bear Winter League in Charlotte, North Carolina. Most recently, he has been involved in the development of the youth and junior high school lacrosse programs in the Newport Beach, California area, including the Newport Beach Surf Dawgs and the Western Warrior Lacrosse League.
For the past fifteen years, Mix has directed a number of well-respected lacrosse camps across the country including the Lone Star and Lone Star Elite in Texas, Copperhead in North Carolina and Grab a Stick Clinics across Southern California.
In 1990, he established Champ Camp, the nation's premier high school lacrosse recruiting showcase. For the past 20 years, Champ Camp has developed into the nation's most respected high school lacrosse event. More than 150 college coaches travel to Baltimore to watch more than 1400 of the best sophomores, juniors and seniors in the nation compete over 4 days for a chance to win the Champ Camp "national championship."
Mix is a managing partner of The Cheetah Group, Inc., a brand development, marketing and management firm, specializing in the entertainment and sports industries.
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A native of Baltimore, Maryland, G.W. Mix played high school lacrosse in his hometown at Gilman, where he helped lead his team to an undefeated MSA A Conference Championship in 1978.
He played collegiate lacrosse in the Ivy League at the University of Pennsylvania. A 1982 graduate of Penn, Mix remained at his alma mater as an assistant coach from 1983-1987, helping the Quakers to win three Ivy League Championships and three NCAA appearances.
In 1987, he was named head coach of men's lacrosse and women's soccer at Franklin & Marshall College. At F&M, Mix led the Diplomats to the 1988 NCAA Final Four and was named NCAA Coach of the Year. During that time, his lacrosse and soccer teams won 4 league championships and made 5 post-season play-off appearances.
In 1991, he returned to Penn as the head lacrosse coach, where he remained through the 1994 season.
After an 8-year career at ESPN, Mix and his family relocated to Newport Beach where his wife Mary was a standout volleyball player and coach. Since 2003, he has been involved in the development of youth lacrosse in the Newport Beach area and has coached at Corona del Mar High School.
From 2006 through 2008, Mix served as the president and general manager of the Los Angeles Riptide of Major League Lacrosse. During that 3 year period, the Riptide made two appearances in the MLL Championship Weekend, including the 2007 Championship Game.
He currently resides in Newport Beach, CA with his wife and three boys.
"We are very excited about the ..., 30 Jan 2007 [cached]
"We are very excited about the caliber of the games we will host this summer at The Home Depot Center," said G.W. Mix, L.A. Riptide General Manager.
"Coming off of a solid first year in the league, the second season of Major League Lacrosse in Los Angeles should be a great one for Riptide fans," added Mix.
CARSON, CA - The Los Angeles ... [cached]
CARSON, CA - The Los Angeles Riptide have named G.W. Mix as the Major League Lacrosse expansion franchise's first General Manager and John Tucker as their inaugural Head Coach, the team announced today.
individuals as G.W. Mix and John Tucker to guide the formation and set the
"Not only do G.W. and John have tremendous
Mix, 44, who currently resides in Newport Beach, California, has had a long history in lacrosse. He began his involvement in the sport as a goalie collegiately at the University of Pennsylvania. After graduation, he remained at Penn, serving as an assistant coach on the staff of Tony Seaman (Now the Head Coach at Towson University) for five seasons.
He then assumed the reins at Franklin & Marshall College in nearby Lancaster, Pennsylvania. In his three seasons in charge (1988-90), he led the Diplomats to two berths in the NCAA Division III tournament, including a final four appearance in 1988 the same year he earned NCAA Division III Coach of the Year honors. In 1990, he launched the Warrior Champ Camp, a summer showcase for the best high school lacrosse players in the nation.
In 1991, he returned to his alma mater, and guided the Quakers for four seasons before moving to Charlotte, North Carolina in 1994. Mix is responsible for starting the first and foremost youth lacrosse program in the queen city before moving his family to Newport Beach in 2003, when he founded The Cheetah Group, Inc., a brand development, marketing and management firm, specializing in entertainment and sports.
"I am thrilled to be named the first General Manager of the L.A. Riptide," Mix said.
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