YOUNG GUNS COACHES

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Brandon Horschig

Co-Owner & Director

​Coach Horschig played Midfield at NAIA Missouri Baptist University before entering into Lacrosse full time. Brandon has run multiple clubs from St. Louis to Kansas City where he currently helps direct Midwest Top Gun and KC Elevate. Brandon is the face of the youth lacrosse community here in Kansas City as he runs year-round developmental programs through KC Elevate Lacrosse as well as three of the largest Spring Clubs with Prairie Village, Blue Valley and Brookside. Coach Horschig's focus is on providing KC's youth with the highest level of development through a travel-based club with Young Guns.

David Colbert

2026 Head Coach

David Colbert has served as the Pembroke Hill varsity lacrosse head coach since 2009. David's teams have consistently been one of the top teams in the Kansas City metropolitan area, finishing in second place in the Lacrosse Association of Kansas City championship tournament three straight years, 2012-2014. In 2009, his team won the Missouri State Lacrosse Association championship and followed it up with a trip to the MSLA Final Four in 2010. David currently serves on the LAKC executive board as the rules committee chairman and on the Kansas City Youth Lacrosse Association competition committee.

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Chris Torline

2026 Assistant Coach

Chris Torline has been playing and coaching lacrosse for over 30 years. Chris played midfield  and attack for Kansas State University, and continued played midfield and defense for competitive mens teams in Kansas City. Chris currently plays for the Moose in Kansas City, and as well as competitively for Princeton BCLF in the Supermasters age division in Vail, CO every year. Chris has been coaching lacrosse since college, and has been Assistant Coach at Blue Valley North High School, Head Coach at Shawnee Mission East High School, Head Coach of the competitive youth travel team Blue Lions, and currently coaches U14 Youth for the Blue Valley Lacrosse Club. Chris loves to instill life lessons in young men and women through the sport of lacrosse; knowing by supporting our youth in life lessons of perseverance and emotional strength they can accomplish anything. Off the field Chris trains emotional capacity with men, women, young adults, and anyone who wants to create something new in their life. Chris has a son and daughter who love lacrosse as much as he does.

Jeremiah Ryden

2026 Assistant Coach

Jeremiah played midfield for KSU from 92-95 and then for various mens teams after college in the KC area. Coach Ryden Coached Shawnee Mission Raiders from 2001-2008 as the Assistant Varsity coach and JV head coach. Jeremiah Founded Blue Valley Youth Lacrosse in 2009 and has helped bring various camps to the KC area including The Blue Devil Elite with Matt Dannowski, Playmaker Camp with Kyle Harrison, and Wolf Lacrosse with Jordan Wolf​.  Jeremiah's hobbies include hunting, golfing (although he isn't very good at either).  Jeremiah Resides in BV with his wife (Valerie) and two boys.

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Greg Schreck

2026 Assistant Coach

Greg Graduated Alfred University with B.S. in Business Admin and Health Planning Management.  Coach Schreck Played Div III college lacrosse at Alfred University for 4 years at attack.  Greg has also coached youth lacrosse for 4 years this will be 5th. Greg resides in Blue Valley with his Wife (Jennifer) and 3 kids (Ava 16, Logan 14, Benjamin 12).  Coach Schrecks Hobbies include Hunting, Fishing and golf.

Andy Gustafson

2027 Head Coach

Andy played Midfield at Kansas University from 2000 - 2004.   Andy has had number of coaching positions over the years including - Blue Valley Girls High School, Brookside Youth, Prairie Village Youth, and currently as the Pembroke Hill 7/8th Head Coach.  

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Nic Bailey

2027 Assistant Coach

Nic played Attack for Shawnee Mission East from 2011-2015.  He then went on to play DIII lacrosse for Transylvania University as an Attack from 2015-2019.  Nic currently coaches Prairie Village youth.

Michael Lowry

2027 Assistant Coach

Bio coming soon...

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Tim Reidy

2028 Head Coach

Coach Reidy is a History instructor and Head Varsity Coach at Rockhurst High School.  Tim has led Rockhurst Lacrosse to the following accolades - LAKC Champions in 2014, 2017, 2021, Finalists in 2019, Semifinalists in 2013, 2015, 2016 & 2018.  Tim's record of 117-44 in nine seasons & LAKC Coach of the Year in 2014 & 2017.

Kyle Beard

2028 Assistant Coach

Coach Beard is in his first season as an assistant coach after spending the 2020 and 2019 seasons as a graduate assistant and the 2018 season as a student assistant. He serves as the defensive coordinator for the team.

Beard was a two-time Second Team All-KCAC selection as a defender for the Braves in 2016 and 2017. In his two year career, Beard played in 26 games. He tallied 55 ground balls, and caused 30 turnovers.

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Nolan Castle

2028 Assistant Coach

Bio Coming Soon...