Degrees and Certifications:

UDHS Girls Lacrosse




Stephani Church- Varsity Head Coach


Phone: 610-722-6000 x2498

Coach Church enters her third season at Upper Darby as the Head Lacrosse Coach. She is also the Head Coach of the Girls Soccer Program at Upper Darby. Coach Church played soccer at Binghamton University and coached for 3 years at Siena College. She has been involved in coaching youth sports since she was in college. Coach Church's main goal is to create an environment in which all players feel comfortable to push themselves, grow and compete. During the 2021 season, the team improved by two wins. She is looking forward to this upcoming season and hopes that the program continues to grow!


Jim Pierucci- Junior Varsity Head Coach

Jim has been involved with youth sports for over 20 years. He has coached girls lacrosse, baseball, basketball, and football. He currently is the director of football and the president of the Drexel Hill Raiders A.A. When asked what the best part of coach is for him, Jim said: "getting to know the players and watching them grow and improve throughout the season." Jim is very excited to be coaching here at Upper Darby!