|One of the most successful coaches in the sportís history, Starsia is one of just three menís coaches to have won at least 100 games at two schools. He coached at Brown from 1982 to 1992, compiling a record of 101-46, leading his alma mater to two Ivy League titles and five NCAA tournament berths while being named the USILA Morris Touchstone Coach of the Year in 1985 and 1991. |
In 1993, he took over at Virginia and at the time of his induction, had led the Cavaliers to three national championships (1999, 2003 and 2006). At Virginia he has a record of 215-67 (through the end of the 2010 season) and has led the Cavaliers to 12 NCAA semifinal appearances.
An outstanding defenseman, Starsia earned All-America honors twice at Brown, was a four-time All-Club player and a member of the 1978 U.S. team. He has been inducted into the Brown University Athletic, US Lacrosse New England and Charlottesville Chapter halls of fame. He is being inducted as a truly great coach.