Jon Sax is in third season as an assistant coach on the men’s lacrosse team after graduating from Tufts in 2016.
Last year, Coach Sax helped guide the Jumbos to the program's eighth New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCASC) championship. Tufts finished 18-2 while advancing to the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals. In his first year with the team in 2017, the Jumbos posted a school-record 11 straight wins to open the season. The program earned its 10th NCAA berth overall and ninth in a row, advancing to the "Sweet 16."
During his time as a defenseman for the Jumbos from 2013-16, the squad won two NCAA championships, four NESCAC titles and posted a 78-12 overall record. In his senior year, Sax started 21 games on defense for the Jumbos.