Dan Oliver is the Director for MDX North, and the MDX-R elementary school teams.
Coach Oliver is a teacher and 5th/6th grade lacrosse coach at the Mater Dei School in Bethesda. He has also served as a Varsity Assistant Coach at St. John’s College HS for the past 3 years. During Coach Oliver’s time at St. John’s the Cadets have made two Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC) Championship appearances (’17, ’19), and were crowned WCAC Champions for the first time in school history in 2017.
Coach Oliver has been working for MDX in various roles for the past 6 years. As the MDX-R Elementary School Director, Coach Oliver has taken significant strides to improve player development at the youth level. Working closely with US Lacrosse, he made MDX-R the first club in Maryland to implement the Athlete Development Model with our 3rd and 4th grade players (already standard in hockey, soccer, and other Olympic sports). He was named OBGC Coach of The Year in 2014. Coach Oliver is also the Head Coach of the MDX-R JV Select Team.