SCOTT LEONG: HEAD COACH
This is Scott Leong’s fourth year as the Trabuco Hills High School Girls Lacrosse Head Coach.
Scott is a veteran youth girls lacrosse coach. In his first three years with the Mustangs, the Varsity has gone 35-22-2 and extended a consecutive US Lacrosse playoff-appearance streak to seven seasons. In 2011, the Mustangs went 13-6 and won their first Sea View League title in Leong’s first year. Last year, the Mustang Varsity went 12-6-2 and won a playoff game for only the third time in program history.
His daughter Melanie plays for the Mustangs. His oldest daughter, Danielle, played for Trabuco, 2009-2012.
Leong was one of 75 national finalists for Positive Coaching Alliance’s Double-Goal Coach Award Presented by MaxPreps. This honors “outstanding work in pursuing the goal of winning and the even more important goal of teaching life lessons through sports.”
Leong — nominated for the honor by Mustang parents — was picked from a field of 1,732 nominees. He was one of just 2 coaches of all sports from Orange County picked a finalists; and only 1 of 7 lacrosse coaches nationwide.
RICH RANSOM: ASSISTANT COACH
This is Rich Ransom’s fourth year as a Trabuco Hills High School Girls Lacrosse Assistant Coach. This year Rich will concentrate on the Junior Varsity.
Rich is a veteran youth sports coach and soccer official. His daughters, Sam and Becca, play for the Mustangs.
Rich’s oldest daughter, Alyssa, played for Trabuco, 2009-2012; his middle daughter, Becca, played for the Mustangs from 2010-2013. She currently plays for Concordia University in Irvine.
MELANIE PAGE: ASSISTANT COACH
This is Melanie Page’s first year as a Trabuco Hills High School Girls Lacrosse Assistant Coach.
Melanie is a 2008 graduate of Trabuco Hills and was a player in the lacrosse program’s formative years. She played for Club Mission and then Club Trabuco before lacrosse was a part of Trabuco’s formal athletics program. She played for the Mustangs in 2007, when lacrosse became an official Varsity sport, and in 2008 at attack and midfield.
Melanie graduated from Cal State Fullerton in 2013 with a degree in Human Services. Her brother, Adam, and sister, Marina, play on Trabuco’s Varsity Lacrosse teams.
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