Boys Lacrosse Program Administration – Biographies
Bryan Brazill—HGR Founder, President and Coach
Coach Brazill is the current head coach of Andover High school.
Bryan was the offensive coordinator at his Alma Mater, Merrimack College for the 2006 and 2012 – 2019 seasons.
Under his guidance Merrimack attended 5 straight final fours (’15-’19) 3 straight national championships (’16-’19) and won back to back national championships in 2018 and 2019.
He was names 2018 IMLCA Outstanding Assistant Coach of the Year.
Brazill played his high school lacrosse at Ridgefield High School, CT.
He played his college ball at Merrimack College and was the captain of the ’05 team.
Bryan started Home Grown Lacrosse in December of ’05 running elite teams, camps, and other outdoor programs
He opened the doors to the indoor facility on January 5th, 2007
Coach Brazill was the Haverhill High School Boy’s Lacrosse Head Coach for four years ’08-’11. In ’09 he was named MVC coach of the year leading Haverhill to their highest state ranking in program history
Coach Brazill was drafted by the Boston Cannons as midfielder in 2009
Peter Smyth—The Vice President and Coach
Currently the Head Coach at Austin Prep.
In 2018, led Austin Prep to victory in the State Division 3 North Championship.
Played his high school lacrosse for Austin Prep where he was a two-year captain and still holds the career points record
He then went on to play College lacrosse at Nichols College where he was a four-year starter and two-year captain
He reached 100 collegiate goals in his senior year
2009-2010 Haverhill High School assistant coach
2011 – 2014 – head coach of his alma mater Austin Prep and was the CCL coach of the year
Coach Smyth played professionally in the NALL for the Road Island King Fish during the ’12 / ’13 season
Assistant coach at North Andover High School 2015 – 2016