|Position:||Volunteer Assistant Men's Lacrosse Coach|
Joe Izzo joined Andy Copelan’s staff in December of 2015 as a highly decorated scholastic lacrosse coach. In his second season as volunteer assistant coach in 2017, he runs the substitution box for the Stags on game day in addition to assisting in player development and the day-to-day operations of the men's lacrosse office.
Izzo was the head coach of St. Joseph High School in Trumbull, Conn. from 2003-2015. He transformed the Cadets into a perennial championship contender, winning four Class S State Championships to highlight six appearances in the finals and nine trips to the state semifinals. Izzo was a three-time WCLOA Coach of the Year, six-time FCIAC Coach of Distinction, 2012 Connecticut High School Coaches Association Coach of the Year and 2008 Connecticut Post Coach of the Year on the sidelines at St. Joseph.
Izzo is also the owner and director of operations of Do It Right Lacrosse, overseeing youth lacrosse teams, camps and clinics since 2012. He resides in Trumbull with his wife, Jennifer, and their two boys, Timothy and Kevin.