CHATHAM, NJ - Helen McCutcheon, a first team All-American lacrosse player at Chatham High in 2007, has been hired as the new girls lacrosse coach for the Lady Cougars.

McCutcheon, who coached at Millburn High the last four years, was a standout midfielder for Chatham, collecting career totals of 126 goals and 92 assists. McCutcheon played one season at Maryland before transferring to Loyola and closing out her college career there.

 McCutcheon will be at Chatham High for a "meet the coach" gathering 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10 in the CHS cafeteria.