Jim Scully



  • Gilmour Academy – Gates Mills, OH Head Varsity Boy’s Coach 2017-present.
  • Hawken School – Gates Mills, OH Head Varsity Boy’s Coach 2009-2015.
    • Ohio Division 2 Coach of the Year 2015
    • Ohio Final Four 2009, 2015
    • 96-57 career record in Ohio.
  • Burning River Lacrosse – travel coach U-10-U-16 2011-2014
  • Hawken School – Lyndhurst, OH Head Middle School Boy’s Coach 2000-2008
    • US Lacrosse North Coast Ohio U-15 2006, 2008
  • Lawrence Academy – Groton, MA Assistant Varsity Boy’s Coach 1989-1991
  • Landmark School – Beverly, MA Head Varsity Boy’s Coach 1986-1988
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University – Madison, NJ defenseman/LSM 1982



Jim recently retired from teaching after 34 years as a history, humanities, and English teacher at the high school and middle school levels in independent schools in Massachusetts, Wisconsin, and Ohio. He lives in Novelty with his wife Elizabeth and has three children: Peter works in affordable housing in Cleveland, Hannah is a children’s mental health counselor in Cincinnati, and Ethan is senior captain defenseman at The College of Wooster. Jim enjoys trail running, biking, and playing with his new Yorkipoo puppy Gigi.