Patricia Alexander has been coaching lacrosse in North Carolina since 2006 and has played an instrumental role in the growth of club and high school girls’ lacrosse in the Triangle region over the past decade. A stalwart on the Carolina Fever (now Ultimate Carolina) staff, Patricia has helped to grow the club program into a nationally recognized name. In 2014, Coach Alexander was named the head coach at Cardinal Gibbons High School in Raleigh. She led the Lady Crusaders to the State Championship game in all four years, winning titles in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. Coach Alexander has also coached the prestigious Under Armour All American Highlight team ( 2017 & 2018). A 1994 graduate from Loyola University in Baltimore, Maryland, Alexander was a four year starter on defense under renowned coach Diane Geppi Aikens. She earned captain and MVP honors and as a senior she was also named to All-American and All-Maryland teams after leading her team to a final four appearance in College Park, MD.
Coach Bruns played Division 1 lacrosse at Campbell University from 2013 to 2017. She was one of 13 girls picked for the inaugural team at Campbell in 2013. In 2014 April started as a sophomore and was rewarded academically with the Big South Presidential Honor Roll. Her junior and senior year she started all games on the camel defense and was one of five players to appear and start all 19 games my senior year. April captained the team to their best record year making it to the Big South Championship in her 5th year and left Campbell with a Bachelors in Business Administration and Marketing, as well as a minor in Studio Art. April is originally from Vienna, VA and started playing lacrosse her freshman year of high school. She went on to love the sport and captained the George C. Marshall high school team for three years. She was second-team all-district choice as a senior and sophomore and honorable mention all-district her junior year. Before she was recruited by Campbell University she played on the Cardinal Lacrosse travel team and DC Lax travel team. She went on to assistant coach the DC Lax travel team during college with her former highschool head coach.
Carolina Fever alum and Cardinal Gibbons alum, Sarah played four years and served as captain at the University of Delaware. She has coached extensively with the Carolina Fever club team and served as an assistant at her alma mater in 2021 (Cardinal Gibbons).
Coach Craig is a native of Bucks County and graduated from Central Bucks East High School where she was an honor student and a three-sport athlete, playing field hockey, basketball, and lacrosse. She earned nine varsity letters and was named the CB East Female Athlete of the Year in 2000. In Lacrosse, she was ranked as the No. 1 player in Pennsylvania two years in a row for Lacrosse, was the all-time leading scorer, Most Valuable Player, First-team all conference and was first-team all-American. She was recruited at top Division 1 schools; Cornell, Ohio State and Dartmouth and happily accepted an athletic scholarship to Pennsylvania State University. At graduation, Coach Craig was honored as a Division I All American, First team all-conference, Academic Big 10 and received the prestigious Diane Whipple Award for her work ethic, character, and determination. In 2014, she was inducted to the CB East Hall of Fame for Field Hockey, Basketball and Lacrosse. Coach Craig currently resides in Plumstead Township, Bucks County and is a top producing Realtor in the area.