Ben Lanman is entering his ninth season as an assistant coach with the Southern New Hampshire University men's lacrosse program.
Lanman is a 2007 graduate of SNHU where he was a three-year member and of the men's lacrosse program. He was named a team captain as a junior and continued in that role during his senior season, in which he was also named the team's Most Valuable Player. Prior to transferring to SNHU, Lanman played one year of lacrosse for Le Moyne College and was a member of the 2004 team that won the Division II National Championship.
From 2008 to 2010, Lanman was a boys lacrosse coach at Wakefield (Mass.) High School. He led the team to an MIAA State Tournament appearance in 2010. Additionally, Lanman has manned the sidelines for the 2017 and 2018 New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) East-West Senior All-Star Games, which showcase the top New England senior lacrosse student-athletes in NCAA Divisions I, II and III.
A native of Concord, N.H., Lanman is a 2003 graduate of Concord High School and was a team captain and All-State First Team selection at midfield. During his senior season, the Crimson Tide won the 2003 State Championship.
Lanman currently resides in Concord with his wife Julie and their son Flynn.