Orange Lutheran Athletics is thrilled to announce the hiring of John Padama as our new Head Boys Lacrosse Coach.
“Orange Lutheran has the utmost confidence in Coach Padama’s experience and his passion for leading our program in a way that aligns with and upholds our school’s mission, vision, and important cultural standards,” school administration said in an email to families regarding the hiring of Coach Padama.
Coach Padama comes to Orange Lutheran with a variety of coaching experiences, which include serving as the head coach at El Toro High School and coaching for the Storm and Surf Dawgs club lacrosse programs. In his successful coaching roles, Coach Padama has led several teams to championship titles. In addition, he was also a highly successful MCLA (Men's Collegiate Lacrosse Association) division one athlete having played at Sonoma State University.
“I am so excited and humbled to have been chosen as the boys’ lacrosse head coach and am so fortunate to get to work with such a caring and knowledgeable administration,” Padama said. “I truly feel as though God has guided me and blessed me with this opportunity and with His support, I will put my best foot forward as I guide these boys on their journey as athletes, young men, and most importantly followers of Christ.”
The boys lacrosse season is scheduled to start in March 2021.