Sentry lacrosse was founded in 2010 by Tommy Shuey and is now one of the fastest growing select lacrosse programs in Texas. Tommy founded Sentry lacrosse after returning from Hofstra University and discovering the need for top level coaching and competition in the Dallas area. The only way to get better is to be coached by the best, and play against the best. Everyone in Sentry is united by the passion for the game and dedication to raising the bar for Texas lacrosse. The Sentry lacrosse program goal is to form the best team in Dallas and provide our players with the best possible coaching.
Founders and Directors: Tommy Shuey and Pat Debolt
Teams: 2015-2023 Boys Teams.
Location: Dallas, Texas
Tommy Shuey: Founder
Tommy played at the collegiate level for D1, Hofstra University on Long Island, New York. While there, he had the opportunity to play for some of the top coaches in the country such as coach John Danowski, who now coaches at Duke, as well as coach Seth Tierney who left Johns Hopkins to lead the Hofstra team. While at Hofstra the team was consistently recognized as one of the the top 10 teams in the country and earned two CAA Championships as well as three NCAA tournament appearances.
Tommy was born and raised in Dallas TX, where he played lacrosse for the Highland Park Scots. While in high school, he earned All-American honors and led Highland Park to it’s first two state championships and was team captain in 2005. Little known fact: Tommy was a drummer in a punk rock band during his high school days. Tommy Currently works as an associate for Pegasus Funds.
Pat Debolt: Director
Pat has 6 years of Division I coaching experience including a National Championship with the Duke Blue Devils. He has worked with some of the best players in the world and coached alongside the top coaches in the game including Coach Tierney from Hofstra University, Coach Myers from The Ohio State University and Coach Danowski from Duke University.
Coach Debolt has extensive experience working with the top select lacrosse programs around the country and he is bringing his knowledge and expertise to Sentry.
Muncho Almerido: Director of Sentry Boys
Muncho grew up in Dallas where he was a 4 year starting goalie for St. Marks. He was captain of the 2003 team and earned All-American honors. He went on to play at University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB), where he was a 2008 Team Captain and All Conference Goalie. He was recently named a member of the UCSB All Decade Team for the 2000’s. He is currently living in Dallas where he coaches for Highland Park.