Former Head Coach St. Francis De Sales, Toledo.
Coach Chris Pavain has coached or played lacrosse, at all levels, for over 40 years. Recently he was head coach of Saint Francis De Sales, Toledo, and developed a program that has been one of the most respected in the state. Over the past 9 seasons, Saint Francis has achieved nearly 160 wins, 6 Toledo Area Championships, 8 regional finals, 5 Final Four appearances, and two state finals (2016, 2017).
Coach Pavain is a founding member of the Sylvania Selects, a middle school lacrosse program, who won the D1 Ohio Cup in 2004 and runner up in D1 2006.
Chris Pavain has coached 5 Academic All Americans, 3 All Americans, 3 Player of the Year, many first team/second team All-State players and many first and second team all-region and all city players.