coast to coast
Venom KC Lax has been making a name for itself in Kansas City since 2014. They are an elite, hand selected team from the Missouri/ Kansas City area. Our experienced coaches train our team to reach the top, maintain sportsmanlike conduct on and off the field, and always make the best memories doing so.
Get to know our players!
Below you will find basic information regarding each of the players as well as their highlight videos! Our boys work day in and day out perfecting their skills, striving to be the best in the nation.
DAVE MELVIN, JORDAN SCHABDACH, & STEVE SCHABDACH
Coach Venom KC & Northland Lacrosse: 2009-Current
Lacrosse player at the University of Miami: 2012-2016
Head coach at the University of Miami: 2017
Player at the University of Maryland: 1977-1980
State Champ Loyola High School: 1975
1st team all MSA State Attack: 1975
Park Hill High School
Saint Louis University High School
Blue Valley North
Shawnee Mission East
Park Hill South
Staley High School
ABOUT VENOM KC LAX
Venom KC is a lacrosse team filled with players graduating high school in the Spring of 2021. This team was created in August of 2014 by Coaches, Dave Melvin, Jordan Schabdach, & Steve Schabdach. Coached by Dave, Jordan, and Steve, Venom KC went 25-2 last season. Traveling from "coast to coast", they have proven their worth by winning multiple championships.
Tournament Championships/ Notable Achievements:
2015 Western Open Championships- Scottsdale, AZ: 2nd Place
2016 Fountain City LAX Festival- Nashville, TN: Champions
2016 Fountain City LAX Bash- Overland Park, KS- Championship
2016 NDP Midwest Cup- St. Louis, MO: Champions
2016 Rip The Duck- South Bend, IN: Champions
2016 & 2018 BBQ Town Showdown- Overland Park, KS: Champions
2017 Country LAX Festival- Nashville, TN: Champions
2018 Adrenaline OC Fall Brawl- Irvine, CA: Champions
2018 Warrior Aloha Big Kahuna- Ocean City, MD: Champions
2018 Adrenaline Western Prime- Frisco, TX- 3rd Place
2018 Thunderbolt Classic- Evansville, IN: Champions
"It's not about the size of your circle, it's about the loyalty thats in it. Nothing can stop a squad that's dedicated to fighting for the same mission"