Meet New Girls Lacrosse Coach Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Meet New Girls Lacrosse Coach Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Players, parents, and the community are invited to meet Angela Gao, the new Girls Lacrosse Head Coach, in the New Building Atrium from 6-7pm on Tuesday, October 16, 2018.

Below is the text of Athletic Director Mike Mezzio's October 14 letter introducing Angela Gao as the new Girls Lacrosse Head Coach: 

October 14, 2018

I am excited to announce that Angela Gao has been hired as the new Head Girls Lacrosse Coach for Riverwood. Coach Gao comes to us from Alpharetta and Dunwoody High School where she was the Assistant Girls Lacrosse Coach in 2017 and 2018 respectively. She has also coached club lacrosse with the Thunderbirds Lacrosse Club for three years.

Coach Gao played lacrosse for four years and graduated from Alpharetta High School. She attended UGA and graduated with a degree in early childhood education. She has been teaching 1st grade at Manning Oaks Elementary for 4.5 years.

Most importantly, Coach Gao brings to Riverwood Girls Lacrosse program a passion for the sport and a commitment to leading and teaching our young ladies.

The community is invited to meet Coach Gao on Tuesday, October 16th in the atrium of the new Riverwood building from 6:00PM-7:00PM.

Thank you for your continued support.


Michael Mezzio

Athletic Director

Riverwood International Charter School