Coaching Staff

Dave Ondrusek, Head Coach

Dave Ondrusek brings over 20 years of coaching experience to the Cougar's sideline.  Since arriving in 2015, Coach O has developed a disciplined, consistent  style of play and led Palmyra in back-to-back winning seasons. He was selected as both 2016 and 2017 Mid-Penn and Central PA Coach of the Year.  Coach O has been a fixture in high school and youth lacrosse programs throughout Central PA.

Glenn Nissley, Assistant Coach - Defense

Glenn Nissley enters his third year with the Cougar lacrosse program and brings over 18 years of coaching experience to Palmyra.  As a retired General from the Army National Guard and health and physical education teacher at Middletown High School, Coach Nissley sets the expectations for discipline and hard work.  Nissely focuses on the defense.

Brennen Harding, Assistant Coach - FO/G

Brennen Harding joined the Palmyra staff for the 2018 season.  As a four year letterman at Ephrata high school with Division III and Division II experiences at Widener and West Chester, Coach Harding brings a wealth of competitive lacrosse experience and will focus on the face-off and goal keeping specialties.