Chris Button grew up in Fairport NY, and attended Fairport High School where he played lacrosse and hockey. Button attended Le Moyne College where he majored in Elementary Education. He was a four year starter for the Le Moyne Men's Lacrosse Program. During his four years at Le Moyne, Button was ranked in the Top-10 for career goals, was a member of two Northeast- 10 Conference Champion teams, and won a DII National Championship. After college Button became involved in coaching, and became the Assistant Coach for his Alma Mater, Fairport High School. Over the years Button has coached college, and club lacrosse on the East Coast, and Midwest. Button is currently a Director for Second City Lacrosse Program, and the Head Coach at Benedictine University, DIII.
Benedictine University Head Coach 2019- Present, Benedictine University Assistant and Offensive Coordinator 2018-2019, True Lacrosse Illinois State Director 2017-2019, True Lacrosse National Coach 2017-2019, Fox Valley Lacrosse Club Head Coach 2018-2019, Glen Ellyn Bulldogs Lacrosse Coach 2018-2019, 3D New England Select Coach & Box Director 2015-2016, Offensive Coordinator at Mount Ida College 2014-2016,
Helped coach Mount Ida to the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Championship game 2017, Offensive Coordinator and Recruiting Coordinator at Regis College 2014-2015, New York Nike Empire Coach 2012, Fairport High School Assistant Coach 2012-2014
Won the NCAA Division II National Championship as the second leading goal scorer at LeMoyne College 2013, Ranks in the Top-10 at LeMoyne College in career goals, Member of two Northeast-10 Conference champion teams 2012 & 2013, Directed Fairport High School to Section V title and New York State Final Four in 2014, MVP of the Sectional and Championship Game 2010, Won the Section V title and finished as the state runner-up as a player 2010, Three Year Starting Varsity Attackman for Fairport High School (NY) 2008-2010, Nike Empire Team 2009, 2X All-Conference player of the Class A of New York State Section V 2009 & 2010
Favorite things to do on a day off
Play with my dog Cooper, Watch Ohio State beat Michigan
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