Mike Higgs is currently the boy’s head coach at Oakdale High School. He was named the head coach in 2017 and immediately made an impact leading the 2017-18 Bears to their first undefeated regular season in school history.
In just 3 seasons, Coach Higgs has taken the Bears to the CMC championships, coached a Frederick County player of year, and helped multiple Bears achieve NCAA commitments.
As a player, Higgs played his collegiate lacrosse at Hood College and was part of the only Hood team to reach the conference playoffs in 2011. After graduating in 2014, Coach Higgs started coaching club with Lax Factory. At Lax Factory, he coached multiple youth and high school teams, specializing in both field and box lacrosse. Most recently, Higgs coached with 3D Maryland serving as the head coach of their 2024 team.