A 2013 Benedictine College graduate, Mark Blaise was named the second men's lacrosse head coach in program history in June of 2017.
Coach Blaise was a co-founder of the Men's Lacrosse Club team at Benedictine as a undergrad. After graduating from Benedictine, he went on to serve as an assistant coach at NCAA Div. II Rockhurst University where he earned his Master's Degree in Secondary Education.
Prior to his return to Benedictine, Coach Blaise served as the head coach for the boys lacrosse team at St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Overland Park where he also served as a Social Studies teacher.