Sam Nolan joined the Mount St. Mary's women's lacrosse coaching staff in August of 2018.
Nolan rounded out a five-year playing career at UMBC in 2017 before joining the La Salle coaching staff for the 2018 campaign.
Nolan, a two-year team captain at UMBC, registered 117 goals, 73 assists and 190 points during her time with the Retrievers. The Fallston, Maryland native finished her career as the program's all-time leader in assists, and ranks third in career points.
The attacker was named First Team All-America East in each of her final two years at UMBC, combining for 83 goals, 54 assists and 137 points in the pair of seasons. During her senior campaign, she tallied career highs in all three scoring categories and led her squad to an 11-6 overall record and a semifinal appearance in the America East Playoffs.
Nolan previously coached for Integrity Lacrosse Club in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, where she coordinated practices, developed workout plans and assisted with recruiting for the 2018 class. She also spent four years assisting with the Brine National Lacrosse Classic.
Since 2014, Nolan has coached at the Maryland Women's Lacrosse Summer Camps, helping run practices and manage scrimmages.
Beyond the field, Nolan worked as an intern in the UMBC athletic communications department, where she helped with social media development, sports production and live streaming. She also interned with UMBC's marketing department to assist with ticket and merchandise sales as well as gameday promotions.