VLC Coaches

Patrick Zanelotti

Coach Zanelotti has been coaching high school and club lacrosse in Washington Metro area for the last 6 seasons with VLC and Paul VI Catholic HS. Over that time over 30 of his players have gone on to play college lacrosse at DI, II, and III levels with numerous All State, All-Met, and All-American honorees. Coach Z was the associate head coach for Paul VI during their runs to the WCAC championship games in 2013 & 2015 and VISAA championship game in 2013. Coach Z is a 2008 graduate of VMI where he was a 4-year starter as defender and LSM. He was named to 2008 MAAC All-Tournament Team and elected team captain. Coach Z commissioned in the Army upon graduation and deployed as Platoon Leader supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. He has a BA in International Studies and an MBA with a concentration in corporate strategy.