Madeline "Maddie" Taghon is the newest member of the women's lacrosse staff, having joined as Lindsey Lutz' assistant in September, 2015.
Taghon, a three-year player at Presbyterian (S.C.) College and team captain of the Blue Hose during her senior year, came to SU after coaching lacrosse for one year at Ampleforth College in Ampleforth, England.
In this role, she coordinated games, practices and travel itineraries for varsity, junior varsity, U15, U14 and elementary school teams at Ampleforth.
In addition, she taught lacrosse-based physical education lessons in both the elementary school as well as served as a teaching assistant in both the primary and senior schools.
At PC, she played in 45 games with 37 starts as a defender.
As Lutz' assistant, Taghon is involved in all aspects of the program including practice planning and management, recruiting and scheduling. She is the program's point person for academic support.