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Cantwell Moving to Bingham — East Seeks New Head Coach

East LogoThe East High School Lacrosse program is seeking a new head coach after coach Ryan Cantwell has taken the head coaching spot at Bingham High School. Cantwell played for the Miners in high school before playing his college ball at Utah Valley State College/Utah Valley University.
“We did have a good season this year,” said Coach Cantwell, “In fact, the past 3 have been so much fun and successful. It was hard to leave but I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to coach at my alma mater.”
Under Cantwell, the East Leopard boys went a combined 28-24 in three seasons, with appearances in the D-II and Class-B playoff quarterfinals all three years. He’ll be taking over a Bingham Miner program that went 11-12 this season and made the Class-B semifinals as the No. 1 seed. The Miners made the Class-A playoffs last season and were designated a D-I program before that. 
Cantwell expressed that the decision wasn’t easy and that he’ll have plenty of fond memories from coaching at East: “Beating Judge for the first time this year was pretty awesome to be a part of. Overall I just l

Ryan Cantwell
Coach Ryan Cantwell will return to his roots at Bingham
oved being a part of the community at East. I got to know some amazing young men and their families. East has a great group of players that works hard and has fun. The parents are super supportive and do everything they can to help the team improve. They have a very bright future ahead of them.”
With plenty of support, a booming youth program, a dedicated core of high school players, and as one of the most well-established programs in the state with a long history, the East High program looks like the ideal spot for a knowledgeable and enthused coach to take the reigns and find almost immediate success.
Qualified candidates who are interested in the head coaching position at East can contact Janet Gleave at

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