James Rippey enters his fifth year at the helm of the women's lacrosse program at Framingham State.
In 2013 Rippey was entrusted with the task of rebuilding the Framingham State women’s lacrosse program. Under his leadership the team has received several All-MASCAC selections and set numerous school records. With the addition of his first recruiting class in the 2015 season, the team achieved the highest winning % increase from year to year amongst all D3 programs in the country. This past year, the team posted back-to-back winning seasons for the first time in program history.
Before joining the Framingham State staff, Rippey spent 13 seasons coaching a variety of sports at several high schools around the Boston area. A graduate of Boston College with degrees in mathematics and history, Rippey obtained a master’s degree in teaching from Northeastern University in 2012.
Coach Rippey also serves as an assistant football coach and is the Intramurals Coordinator at FSU.