At Triple Threat Lacrosse, our aim is simple. We are providing our student-athletes with the tools to help them become the ultimate 'triple threat.' We combine skill and lacrosse IQ enhancement with character and leadership building, along with mental and physical wellness education, to empower the complete athlete—both on and off the field.
A little bit about us...
Ciara Thurlow and Halley Quillinan Griggs are the Head and Associate Head Coach at Greens Farms Academy in Westport, Conn. The duo launched Triple Threat Lacrosse in Fall 2018.
CIARA THURLOW, CO-FOUNDER
Thurlow is currently the Head Coach at Greens Farms Academy and the Vice President of Darien Youth Lacrosse, where she serves as the Head Coach for Darien's U14 Team, having won seven of the last eight CONNY Championships. Formerly the Head Co-Coach at Wilton High School (2002-10), Thurlow led the Warriors to four FCIAC Championships and a pair of Connecticut State Championships. In 2006, she was named the Connecticut Coach of the Year; three years later, she was inducted into the Wilton Hall of Fame. In 2013, she was honored as a YMCA Woman of Distinction. Thurlow was a four-year letter winner at Villanova University.
HALLEY QUILLINAN GRIGGS, CO-FOUNDER
Griggs is currently the Women's Director at Inside Lacrosse and serves as the Associate Head Coach at Greens Farms Academy. A former four-time All-American at Syracuse University and U.S. National Team midfielder, Griggs helped guide the Orange to two NCAA semifinal and two NCAA quarterfinal appearances, capturing a pair of BIG EAST Championships along the way. Griggs currently ranks in Syracuse's top ten for career points (246), goals (207), draws (166) and caused turnovers (96). She also serves as a women's color analyst and sideline reporter for ESPNU, NCAA.com and LaxSportsNetwork. She was inducted into the US Lacrosse Adirondack Chapter Hall of Fame in 2017.