Kurt Ohlen begins his third season in charge of Wildcat Men's Lacrosse for the 2018-19 academic year.
Ohlen spent eight seasons as head coach at Golden High School in Golden, Colorado. Under Ohlen, the Demons grew as a program and advanced to the Colorado High School Athletic Association (CHSAA) 4A quarterfinals before falling to eventual state champion Valor Christian in 2016. Ohlen was named the 2016 Foothills Conference (4A) Coach of the Year and helped develop over 25 All-conference players, six All-State athletes, and one All-American.
Prior to stepping into the head coach role at Golden High School, Ohlen spent three seasons as an assistant coach. Ohlen has spent the last five summers as a guest coach at the United States Naval Academy Lacrosse Camps. Ohlen also serves as a coach with Fellowship Lacrosse Colorado, a Faith-based summer travel and showcase team.
Ohlen resides in Golden, Colorado with his wife, Karen, and their children, Mercedes (17) and Hank (15).