Coach Pratt started playing lacrosse in upstate NY in 1980. He was a 2 year all-county player at Jamesville DeWitt High School in NY, where he graduated in 1986. He was the team captain during his senior year in which his team won the Class B NYS High School Championship. He attended Syracuse University from 1987 to 1990. Coach Pratt was a 3 time consecutive NCAA Division 1 Lacrosse Champion from 1988-90. The 1990 Syracuse University team was voted the best lacrosse team of the century.
Coach Pratt was one of the best face off men in the country during his time at Syracuse and played with Gary and Paul Gait on each of his wings.
Locally Coach Pratt is the Director of Lacrosse at Mount Paran Christian School where he is the Community Coach for the Varsity team. Prior to that He was the Community Coach for Hillgrove High School for 4 years. Coach Pratt has also directed and been on staff of many lacrosse camps in the Southeast over the past 15 years. He also is a pastor at Mars Hill Community Church in Powder Springs, Georgia.
He currently is a member of the Face Off Club and also loves coaching his two sons who play in the Hillgrove Jr. Hawks program. He has been happily married for 17 years to Kathleen and together they have three children; Carson, Caleb and Kelsey.
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