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: Busta Rhymes, Chaka Khan To Perform At AFRAM Festival, Will Be Held On Juneteenth Starting 2022
His team earned 18 NCAA Tournament appearances and won two National Championships.READ MORE: Fells Point Business Owners Meet With City Agencies On Recent Crime
Struggles in recent years, however, led to increased speculation about a change.MORE NEWS: Blood Donations Needed As US Faces Severe Shortage, Red Cross Says
Athletic Director Jennifer Baker has begun a nationwide search for Pietramala’s replacement.