Long Island Braves: Our Coaches

Long Island Braves Coaches

Tom Tiedemann

Head Coach 

Tom has been involved as a player and coach in the Lacrosse community for 18 years. Prior to joining the Braves, Tom played High School lacrosse  at Holy Child in Old Westbury.   College  at University of Scranton.   Post College Tom has played for multiple club teams including American Lacrosse League affiliated with Merrill Lynch Bulls.  Currently playing with Long Island Bud Light. Tom has coached for 3-years in the NJ Youth Lacrosse Programs and will be adding his expertise and experience to the Long Island Braves.

David Duchnowski





Director and founder Xtreme Lacrosse League for the Long Island Braves. Graduated Syosset High School, Pioneer of the Syosset Youth Lacrosse. North Babylon Youth Head Coach. Briarcliffe College Assistant Coach and Scout.