Tom De Jong has coached youth sports for more than 15 years. He was the head coach of the youth boys lacrosse program in Caledonia where he grew the youth level from 17 boys to 68, creating a 3/4 level.
The past three years he has coached on the girls side with Ralph Shefferly, having winning seasons every year. In 2012 Tom returned to the boys side where his team went .500 for the season.
Tom is US Lacrosse Level 1 trained and has gone to Notre Dame and U of M coaching clinics.