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John McEvoy

John is the current head coach at Malvern Prep. McEvoy was inducted in the Pennsylvania Lacrosse Hall of Fame in 2007, McEvoy had a stellar career before becoming a successful coach. A lacrosse MVP, he graduated from Malvern Prep in 1986 after being named All-State as well as a High School All-American and the Inter-Ac League’s “Most Important Player”.

At Villanova, McEvoy quickly earned recognition and was named the team’s “Rookie of the Year”. Over four years, he was two-time MVP. When he graduated in 1990 he was the Wildcat’s leading scorer. In 2008 Villanova inducted McEvoy into the Varsity Club Hall of Fame.

He then played club lacrosse for the Eagle’s Eye and Philadelphia/MAB Paints Lacrosse Clubs through the 1990s when he was selected five times to the club all-star team.

In addition, McEvoy played professionally for the Philadelphia Wings of the NLL from 1991 to 2002. As a member of the Wings he was an All-Star, the league’s Unsung Player and, modeling strong leadership skills, also served as team captain.

McEvoy is currently serving as the Assistant Director of Admissions and teacher of social studies at Malvern Prep. In 2006 he was inducted into the Malvern Prep Hall of Fame.