BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Johns Hopkins announced Tuesday the mutual parting of ways with Head men’s lacrosse Coach Dave Pietramala after 20 years.
Pietramala was a star player back in the 1980s and the Jays head coach for the past 20 years.READ MORE: Baltimore City Receives $2M In Funding For Minority Owned Business Development
His team earned 18 NCAA Tournament appearances and won two National Championships.READ MORE: Woman Found Dead In East Baltimore Fire Was Shot Beforehand, Police Say
Struggles in recent years, however, led to increased speculation about a change.MORE NEWS: Maryland State Police To Assist U.S. Capitol Police With Security Ahead of Justice For J6 Protest
Athletic Director Jennifer Baker has begun a nationwide search for Pietramala’s replacement.