Matt Holtz resigns as Detroit head coach after six seasons

46
Matt Holtz

DETROIT — Detroit head coach Matt Holtz announced Friday his resignation after six seasons with the Titans. Holtz compiled a 26-60 overall record and a 15-17 mark in MAAC play during his tenure.

“We appreciate Matt’s efforts on behalf of Titan athletics,” director of athletics Robert C. Vowels Jr. said. “Matt has been a valuable member of the men’s lacrosse program since its inception in 2009 and we wish him well in his future endeavors.

Holtz took the Titans from 0-11 in the team’s inaugural season in 2009 to a MAAC championship title game in 2011, before winning the conference title and earning an automatic bid into the NCAA tournament in 2013.

The Titans finished their 2014 season 6-8 overall, 3-3 in conference play and reached the MAAC semifinals for the fourth consecutive season.

Detroit will begin a search for Holtz’s replacement immediately.

Your sports. Your teams. The ISN Daily Digest.

Sign up to the ISN Daily Digest and sit back while we pick the previous day’s best headlines and speed them straight to your inbox every morning.
Email address
First Name*
We abide by all applicable emailing laws including 100% CAN-SPAM/CASL/US CAN-SPAM Act compliance. No spam!