Jacques Monte was selected by Head Coach Tim Soudan as his Assistant Coach during the 2011 season and will continue that role for the 2012 season.
Jacques graduated from Hobart College with a B.A. in Economics and has a Masters in Sports Management from Ohio State University. Jacques won three national championships while at Hobart College and played professional lacrosse for the Detroit Turbos.
Jacques lives in Fairport with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Emma, sons Jackson and Mitchell. Jacques is a physical education teacher with the Fairport Central School District.
Bill Warder will enter his second season as the Rattlers Assistant Coach under Head Coach Tim Soudan. Warder started the 2011 season under former Head Coach BJ O'Hara and was chosen by Soudan to continue in that role following the coaching change last season. Warder was also the assistant coach with BJ O'Hara during the 2007 season in which the Rattlers won the MLL Championship.
Warder, who has coached at Hobart College, Geneva High School and Avon Old Farms School, was a standout player at Hobart College. He can also draw from four years worth of professional playing experience with both the National Lacrosse League and Major League Lacrosse.
Warder spent two seasons as assistant coach at Hobart College. As offensive coordinator, he was responsible for all individual player development and opponent scouting. In addition, he was in charge of the recruiting of New York student-athletes. The Statesmen won the 2000 Patriot League Championship and earned a NCAA Tournament berth during his tenure, during which he coached four North-South players and two All-Americans.
A four-year starter for the Hobart College lacrosse team, Warder helped the Statesmen to a Division III national championship in 1993 and a runner-up finish in 1994. He posted a 26-8 record as a starting goalkeeper and ranks sixth all-time in school history in saves.
Warder’s professional career spanned four years as he played for a variety of teams. He played defensive forward in the NLL for the Buffalo Bandits (2000), Columbus Landsharks (2001) and Rochester Knighthawks (2003). He was also drafted in the 12th round by the MLL’s Bridgeport Barrage in 2001 and played one season as a midfielder.
Warder currently resides in Geneva, NY with his wife Miranda and son Owen. Bill is the Senior Associate Director of Admissions with Hobart and William Smith Colleges.