Steve Efland was appointed as Coker's first ever head women's lacrosse coach in November 2012.
Efland joins Coker after serving as head coach at Winter Springs High School in Winter Springs, Fla., since 2004. There he amassed a record of 130-45 that includes four trips to the Florida High School Athletic Association final four and one state championship game appearance. His teams finished in Laxpower.com's top five for seven straight years, and the 2012 squad was ranked nationally.
He was also a teacher at Winter Springs. In addition, Efland has served as president of the Orlando Chapter of U.S. Lacrosse and as an adjunct professor at the University of Central Florida.
Efland resides in Hartsville, with his wife, Kathi, and has two daughters, Chelsea and Hayley. He is originally from Baltimore, Md., and holds a bachelor's degree from Salisbury University.