Meet our Coaches

Scott Rickard (Head Coach)

Scott Rickard returns to guide the Indians program for his 8th season  The Indians dipped last season only securing 3 wins in 11 tries in the shortened Covid-19 pandemic season.  In the 4 seasons prior his teams averaged 11.5 wins. During his tenure at Immokalee, he has coached the three most efficient offensive players in school history and sent numerous players to the college ranks. Scott holds a B.S. in Criminal Justice from the University of Central Florida. He teaches Physical Science and PE at Immokalee High School.  Scott and his wife Jessica have two daughters Madison and Alexis.

Carlos Cornelio (Defensive Coordinator)

Carlos will begin his 6th season with the Indians program and will serve as the Indians Defensive Coordinator this season. He has served as the Head Coach of the Indians JV program for the last 4 seasons. He has also been responsible for in game substitutions during Varsity games.

Baby Boy Gallegos (Offensive Coordinator)

Coach Gallegos returns to coach at Immokalee High School after he helped jump-start our Middle School Program last season.  Gallegos will serve as the Offensive Coordinator for the Indians this season.  He is a graduate of Immokalee and was a 3-year letter winner in Lacrosse while at Immokalee.  While playing for Immokalee he was a defensive stalwart that earned him an honorable mention to the all-District team his senior year. His play earned him a scholarship to Montreat University where he played midfield.  At the time of his graduation from Immokalee, Gallegos held two of the top 5 records for faceoffs won in a season and ranked 2nd all-time in career face-offs won.

Jake Simmons (Assistant)

Jake has served the last four years as the Indians Defensive Coordinator but, will take a step back this season. In 2019 his unit surrendered just 7.1 goals per game. Under his guidance, two former Defensive players have earned college scholarships. Simmons holds a B.S. in Secondary Education from Central Michigan and a Masters in Counseling from Lamar University. Jake is a counselor at Immokalee High School.

Ricardo Loredo (Face-Off Coach)

 

Ricky is a former 2-year letterman for the Indians and a defesive standout that earned a spot on the Inaugural University of Montevallo lacrosse team.  Last season under the direction of Loredo our F/O player set records for wins in a game, season, and career. Loredo is pursuing his BS at FSW college.