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Since Amy Bokker joined the Cardinal for the 2009 season, she has established Stanford as the West’s premier program, consistently ranked among the country’s Top 25.  

After the 2013 season, Bokker ranked first all-time among Stanford coaches with a .698 winning percentage (67-29). 

Bokker has led Stanford to four Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Tournament titles in five seasons and reached the championship game in all five – extending Stanford’s streak of conference title game appearances to 16.

She has coached two All-Americans (four total honors), 11 players to 15 IWLCA All-Region selections, 21 players to 31 All-MPSF selections, 17 players to 18 All-MPSF Tournament selections, two MPSF Player of the Year recipients (three awards total), four MPSF Tournament MVPs and one MPSF Newcomer of the Year.

Bokker continued to lift Stanford to new heights when in 2013 she led the Cardinal to the first NCAA Tournament victory in program history, defeating Notre Dame, 8-7. The Cardinal also claimed its eighth MPSF Tournament title in nine years .

Six Stanford players were named to the All-MPSF team, including four to the first team, and five Cardinal received All-MPSF Tournament recognition. Hannah Farr became the sixth Cardinal to be named the MPSF Tournament Most Valuable Player.

Bokker followed up the impressive season by helping coach the U.S. national team to the 2013 FIL Women’s World Cup title. After joining the staff as an assistant coach in 2010, Bokker helped coach the U.S. to its seventh world title as the Americans outscored opponents by a combined 127-34 over seven games in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada.

Bokker assisted the Canadian National Team in the 2009 FIL World Cup held in Prague, Czech Republic. The team captured the bronze medal, the first medal the country had won in 28 years.

Before Bokker’s arrival, Stanford had reached the NCAA Tournament once and was a fringe Top 25 program. But, in 2011, Stanford claimed its seventh MPSF Tournament title in as many years and made its second consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance. It was one of Stanford’s most successful seasons as it achieved a program-best No. 6 national ranking and the team set school records with 16 wins and just three losses. The losses were decided by a combined eight goals.

Bokker coached the MPSF Player of the Year (Leslie Foard), MPSF Newcomer of the Year (Anna Kim) and the MPSF Tournament MVP (Lyndsey Munoz). Foard was named a first-team IWLCA All-American, six players earned spots on the IWLCA All-Region team, seven claimed first-team All-MPSF honors, five received All-MPSF Tournament recognition and Bokker earned her third consecutive MPSF Coach of the Year award.

During the 2009-10 season, Bokker led the Cardinal back to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2006. Bokker led Stanford to a 15-6 record and the MPSF Tournament title. Stanford defeated Massachusetts in the NCAA play-in game to advance to the NCAA Tournament First Round at seventh-seeded James Madison. Stanford led at halftime, but fell just short of advancing, suffering a 9-8 loss.

Despite the loss, the Cardinal celebrated one of its best years in school history. Stanford defeated three ranked teams, Bokker was named MPSF Coach of the Year, Schmidt was named MPSF Player of the Year and a third-team IWLCA All-American and five Cardinal were named to the IWLCA All-Region team.

During her first season in 2008-09, Bokker led Stanford to a 14-4 record and was named the MPSF Coach of the Year. Bokker coached Schmidt to her first conference player of the year award and three IWLCA All-Region honorees.

Building a program was nothing new to Bokker. She was in a similar situation when she took over the George Mason program in 1998 in Fairfax, Va., which at that time did not have a strong lacrosse tradition.

Bokker made an immediate impact, guiding the Patriots to the first winning record in school history, with an 8-7 mark. During her tenure at George Mason, Bokker's squads maintained their status as one of the nation's consistently strong programs, with six top-20 national finishes, including a final national ranking of No. 16 in 2008 when the Patriots went 12-5, setting a school record for single-season victories.

During her 11 seasons at George Mason, Bokker compiled an 86-94 record and left as the winningest coach in the program's history. At George Mason, Bokker coached nine All-Americans, two Academic All-Americans, a Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Year, two CAA Defensive Players of the Year and a CAA Rookie of the Year.

In all, Bokker coached 18 first-team all-conference players and her players totaled 48 all-conference honors.

Before her arrival at George Mason, Bokker served as the head coach at American for a season, leading the Eagles to a school-best 8-8 record, earning the 1997 CAA Coach of the Year. During her time at American, Bokker was also the assistant coach for field hockey.

The former Amy Umbach is a native of Phoenixville, Pa., where she was a three-sport high school star, in lacrosse, field hockey and swimming. She was a two-time All-CAA first-team choice at William and Mary, where she also played field hockey. She was also named a BRINE/IWLCA All-American her senior season. She earned her master's degree from George Mason in exercise, fitness and health promotion in 2007. Bokker is the sixth head coach in the 17-year history of varsity women's lacrosse at Stanford. Bokker and her husband, Scott, were married on June 12, 2004. The couple has a son, Chase, and a daughter, Alexis.

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