212 Lacrosse, is based in Park City, Utah. 212 is led by Mike Acee, who has more than 30 years of experience playing and coaching lacrosse. Mike was raised in Deer Park, N.Y. where he was an All-American and Gold Medalist at the New York Empire State Games as Team Long Island’s top scorer. Mike was also selected to play in the North/South All-Star High School Game as a Senior held at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.
Acee continued his career at the University of North Carolina starting on attack for teams that won 4 ACC Championships and 1 NCAA National Championship.
Outside of 212, Mike has been active in the local community leading Park City and The Waterford School youth recreation teams to a cumulative 53-6 record over four seasons, winning 3 state championships with both boys and girls teams.
212 tournament teams play in honor of Mike’s North Carolina teammates whose families have endured hardship. 212 Lacrosse endeavors to support those in need, such as these families, through semi-annual donations.
After graduating from UNC, Mike worked in San Francisco for 8 years. He moved to Park City in 2005, embracing his love of the mountains and coaching kids. Mike was a fully certified snowboard instructor/staff trainer for Park City Mountain Resort, retiring in 2014, to focus on lacrosse and other opportunities.