Lacrosse - Varsity Boys
Adam Bendon joined the Forman community in August 2015. Prior to Forman, Adam worked at the Ross School, where he taught English and Acting. He has experience not only as a teacher, but also as a Dorm Parent and coach, and was actively involved in the St. Lawrence theater productions. Adam is the Assistant Dean of Students. He also teaches Theater and assists Tammy Grella with productions and lighting. Adam lives on campus.
While attending Ohio Wesleyan University Mike was a member of three NCAC Championship teams, three NCAA Playoff teams, and four top ten division III national ranked teams. At OWU Mike served as a captain and earned all NCAC honors in his senior campaign. After graduating, Mike coached at Western Reserve Academy in Hudson, OH where he served as the defensive coordinator helping the team to earn the MSLA championship. Following coaching at WRA Mike coached for almost two decades at the middle school and high school level in the Mid-West and along the East Coast in independent schools and running camps and clinics.
Mike is in his seventh year as head coach at Forman. In his tenure, Forman has won 4 HVAL Championship appearances and 3 Division Championships. Forman has sent players on to play at Division 1, 3, and club level in college and has recognized Forman's first four All-American athletes, 17 All-League Players, and countless division III All-stars.Beyond Forman Mike serves as a coach for Litchfield Hills Youth Lacrosse and is a believer of building relationships that last a lifetime through lacrosse.Mike lives in Litchfield with his wife, Megan, and two children, Teddy and Kaitlin.
Sydney, who goes by his middle name Kramer, joined Forman in 2020 as a Science and Psychology teacher. Kramer is no stranger to New England private schools, as he attended Taft School in Watertown, CT, before going on to graduate from Amherst College. His experience at Taft inspired him to pursue a career in education at a private school, where he could be a part of his students’ lives not only in the classroom, but also as a coach and mentor.