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Eagles Lacrosse


Meet Our Staff

We are proud to bring you a group of accomplished coaches that focus on teaching the game of lacrosse the right way.

Dave Butlak

Founder & Director of Eagles Lacrosse 

Phone: 704-326-6886
Email: [email protected]

Coach Dave played high school lacrosse for Saint Vincent Pallotti
(Laurel, Md).  He's a long time Charlotte area youth lacrosse coach that has worked with middle school teams, recreational teams, & competitive travel teams.

Coach Dave lives in Mount Holly with his wife and two children.  Both of his boys attend Southlake Christian Academy and play for Eagles Lacrosse.

Tommy Ottman

Co-Director of Coaching & Head Coach U12 (Grades 5 & 6)

Coach Tommy's high school started their lacrosse program his freshman year & four years later he was named All State and his high school team won the State Championship!  At Belmont Abbey College, he was a 4 year starter and a 2 time captain.  Coach Tommy was another member of our initial Eagles Lacrosse coaching staff in 2018 and is currently leading our U10 team.  Last Fall his team played in the Championship Game of the Great Turkey Shoot Out Tournament.

Coach Tommy currently lives in Cornelius and works in Charlotte, NC.

Zach Nagel

Co-Director of Coaching & Head Coach U14 (Grades 7 & 8)


Coach Zach played high school lacrosse at Marvin Ridge (Charlotte, NC).  Collegiately, he played at the University of North Florida (MCLA).  He continues to play for several area men's leagues, including Charlotte Lax Club, SPAM Lax, and SCOG.  While working for Charlotte's professional lacrosse team (Charlotte Hounds), he reintroduced the Junior Hounds program.  He also was the Boys Program Director at TEAM Lacrosse Academy.  Currently, he is the head coach for the Charlotte Christian JV team and their Varsity Assistant Defense Coach.  Zach joined the Eagles Lacrosse coaching staff in 2019 and currently leads our U14 team.

Coach Zach currently lives and works in Charlotte, NC.


Andrew Fink

Head Coach U10 (Grades 3 & 4)

Coach Andrew played high school lacrosse at West Forsyth and collegiately at Appalachian State.  Shortly after college, he became an Assistant Varsity Coach at Hopewell High School.  He then joined the Hough High School coaching staff as a Varsity Assistant Coach and the JV Head Coach.  Coach Andrew Joined the Eagles Lacrosse coaching staff in 2020 and he currently directs our U8 team.

Coach Andrew lives in Denver, NC with his wife and young son.