Waterdogs Elect to Not Dress a Faceoff Specialist Versus Chrome By Wyatt Miller Jul 7, 2023 To combat the shorter shot clock, head coach Andy Copelan won’t dress a faceoff specialist against the Chrome, whose 58% faceoff clip ranks third in the league. No team has started a PLL game without a faceoff specialist in […]
Waterdogs LC Camp Update: Rookies Impressing, Veterans Starting By Wyatt Miller Jun 2, 2023 Seven-of-eight. That’s the ratio of Waterdogs LC’s free agents returning to the team and of rookies who made the 25-man roster. So, despite hauling in some remarkable talents, most new players won’t see the field right away, said Head Coach Andy […]
Untucked: Jake Carraway to “reinvent” himself on the Waterdogs By Wyatt Miller May 28, 2023 After playing in just two games for Atlas Lacrosse Club last summer, Jake Carraway earned a shot to start in the Championship Series in February. But on the first day of practice, he tore his right groin.  The injury persisted […]
Waterdogs LC Head Coach Andy Copelan looks back on his offseason and previews his team, in his own words.
To say Waterdogs LC head coach Andy Copelan is excited for his team’s inaugural season would be an understatement. Copelan arrived at his interview this winter with a spreadsheet of his projections for the rest of the league’s unprotected rosters across the league.
LOS ANGELES, CA. (January 2, 2020) – Today, the Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) announced that Andy Copelan will become the coach of Waterdogs LC, the League’s expansion club set to debut for the 2020 season.