Bijan Firouzan

Assistant Coach

Coach Firouzan is in his second season with the Gauchos. During his first year as an assistant, he helped lead the Gauchos to an MCLA Tournament appearance.

As a player, Firouzan was a two-time All-American Attackman and two-time Captain at Mt. Lebanon High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He helped lead the Blue Devils to 3 WPIAL championships. Firouzan then attended Gettysburg College, where he played for one of the most successful college lacrosse coaches in NCAA history, Hank Janczyk. At Gettysburg, Firouzan was a two-time captain, three-time All-American, and Scholar All-American Midfielder. During his senior season, he helped lead the Bullets to a school record 20-1 season including a Centennial Conference Championship and an appearance in the National Semifinal.

Firouzan was also a member of the Republic of Turkey’s inaugural FIL World Lacrosse Games appearance in Denver in 2014.