Mike Waldvogel is the Coordinator of Women’s Lacrosse Operations at Fairfield after retiring from his head coaching post following the 2015 season. He owns over 250 collegiate head coaching victories (258-178) between his time at Fairfield and Yale (men’s) and made five NCAA postseason appearances. Waldvogel led the Stags to the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championship and an NCAA Championship berth in 2009 and 2015. He is a three-time MAAC Coach of the Year. His tenure with the Stags has coincided with the most successful stretch in program history. Waldvogel served as the head men’s lacrosse coach at Yale University from 1981-2002, where he is the winningest coach in program history at 166-143. He led the Bulldogs to three NCAA postseason trips and three consecutive Ivy League Championships from 1988-90. A 1996 National Lacrosse Hall of Fame inductee, Waldvogel was a two-time First Team All-America selection as a defenseman. He went to play for the US National Team in 1974 and 1978 and later coached the squad in 1990.