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‘I felt a lot of guilt’: After two player suicides, this lacrosse coach decided to take action

By rockymountainrippers | Apr 17, 2019 |

By Cathy Free April 17 High school lacrosse coach Juan Gaytan and his players were devastated after team captain Nate Cowsert, 18, took his own life on a Sunday evening in January 2018. Six months later, their heartbreak doubled when another popular teammate, Jeremy Shipp, also killed himself. He was 16. Gaytan and his team of…

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Utah Lacrosse News – Club Check In

By rockymountainrippers | Aug 6, 2018 | Comments Off on Utah Lacrosse News – Club Check In

The Rocky Mountain Rippers recently have capped-off off a successful summer in their first-year as a club program. The Rippers are a small club that was formed from fallout from some of the other Utah club programs such as Team Utah, which coach Ryan Walton says he was “fortunate to have been a part of.”…

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