Steve Efland was appointed as Coker's first ever head women'slacrosse coach in November 2012.
Efland joins Coker after serving as head coach at Winter SpringsHigh School in Winter Springs, Fla., since 2004. There he amassed arecord of 130-45 that includes four trips to the Florida HighSchool Athletic Association final four and one state championshipgame appearance. His teams finished in Laxpower.com's top five forseven straight years, and the 2012 squad was ranked nationally.
He was also a teacher at Winter Springs. In addition, Efland hasserved as president of the Orlando Chapter of U.S. Lacrosse and asan adjunct professor at the University of Central Florida.
Efland resides in Hartsville, with his wife, Kathi, and has twodaughters, Chelsea and Hayley. He is originally from Baltimore,Md., and holds a bachelor's degree from Salisbury University.