Coaches

Belles 2021 


Erica Coyne • 2021 Head Coach

  • Division I Lacrosse player at Mercer University
  • Southern Conference Champions / Senior Year
  • 4 year starter
  • All SoCon Second Team 
  • All Academic Team
  • Lacrosse Coach Brandywine Majors Lacrosse Club 2016
  • Lacrosse Coach Victory Lacrosse Club 2017
  • Medical scribe at Main Line Health

Toni Massetti Salinetro • 2021 Coach

  • Division I Lacrosse player at La Salle University
  • 2014 Rookie of the Year A-10 Conference
  • 2017 Top Goal Scorer
  • Sidelined for injury 2015
  • Academic All-American
  • Kennett Blue Demons Youth Lacrosse Coach 2013
  • HS All-American 2013 
  • Brokerage Investment Professional
  • B.A. in Mathematics and B.S. in Finance

Belles 2022 


Dale Watkins • Head Coach and Director of Belles Lacrosse

  • B.S. in Health & Physical Education from West Chester University
  • Teacher & Coach in the West Chester Area School District for 36 years
  • Owner and coach of Watkins Gymnastics for 17 years (recreational classes and competitive teams)
  • Assistant Boys Lacrosse coach at West Chester East from 1975-1984
  • Head Girls Lacrosse Coach at West Chester East from 2000-2006.
  • Head Girls Lacrosse Coach at West Chester Rustin from 2006-retirement in 2008.
  • Head Girls Lacrosse Coach at Kennett High School 2010-Present
  • Belles Lacrosse Coach 2016-present
  • US Lacrosse Member

Belles 2022/23


Kelsey Sward • Head Coach / Goalie Coach

  • B.S. in Education from West Chester University
  • Lacrosse Goalie at West Chester University
  • Elementary and Special Education Teaching Certification
  • Education Specialist at Mirmont Outpatient Centers, Main Line Health
  • Assistant Coach/Goalie Coach at Bayard Rustin High School, 2015-2016
  • Goalie Trainer, 2014-Present

Belles 2023


Mandy Pittenger • Head Coach

  • Division 1 dual sport athlete at Drexel University
  • 4 yr. starter and team captain of both Lacrosse and Field Hockey teams
    • 3x Goal Leader
    • 2x Regional All-American
    • Team MVP
    • Maintains career rankings in Drexel program history
  • Founder and Director of Coatesville Girls Youth Lacrosse Program
  • Host of youth lacrosse summer camps and specialized training
  • Current CYL 2022/23 Head Coach
  • Over a decade of experience coaching youth field hockey & lacrosse in West Chester, Unionville, and Coatesville
  • US Lacrosse Member

Heather Kelly • Coach

  • Belles Lacrosse Coach 2016-present
  • Boys and Girls recreation and CYO Basketball coach
  • Recreational Lacrosse Coach for KAPRB
  • US Lacrosse Member
  • BS in Accounting from West Chester University
  • MS in Early Childhood Education from Grand Canyon University
  • Personal care assistant and behavior specialist

Belles 2024


Carrie Killgore • Head Coach

  • Division 1 Lacrosse player at Duquesne University
  • MS in Occupational Therapy
  • Coached recreation field hockey and lacrosse in Kennett
  • Assistant Girls Lacrosse Coach at Kennett High School 2010-Present
  • Belles coach 2016-present
  • US Lacrosse Member

Allen Herring • Coach/Goalie Coach

  • US Lacrosse Level 1 & 2 Certification
  • Wilmington Wings Masters 2014-2017
  • Kennett Blue Demons 2014-present
  • Shippensburg University 1995-1998
  • Police Officer
  • U.S. Army Veteran Kosovo 2002/ Iraq 2003
  • CPR/First Aid Certification

Belles 2025/2026


Meghan Garvey • Head Coach

  • Midfield for Widener University
  • Insurance Agent 

Belles 2026


Megan Davis • Head Coach

  • Division 1 Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach at Marist College 1999-2003
    • MAAC Conference Coach of the Year 2001
  • Division 1 Head Women’s Soccer Coach at Marist College 1999-2003
    • MAAC Conference Coach of the Year 2000
  • Division 1 Lacrosse player at Rutgers University 1999-2003
  • Division 1 Soccer player at Rutgers University 1999-2003
  • Unionville Recreation Lacrosse Coach
  • US Lacrosse Member

Jen Meehan • Coach

  • Kennett Blue Demons Youth Girls Lacrosse Coach 2015 – Present
  • Kennett Blue Demons and West Chester Youth Basketball Coach
  • Director of Business and Development Commercial Real Estate

Director of Operations, BLC • Rocco Fantazzi

  • B.S. in Health & Physical Education & M.S. in Sport & Athletic Administration-West Chester University
  • Administrative Certificate- Immaculata University
  • Teacher & Coach in the Garnet Valley School District
  • Over 25 years of high school coaching experience
  • Currently an assistant coach for the Rough Riders 2021 Select Team
  • Administrative Experience which includes: P.I.A.A. District 1 Central League Representative, Health & P.E. Department Liaison, H.S. Athletic Game Manager
  • ASEP (American Sport Education Program) — Leader Level Certification