WT Woodson High School Alumni GO CAVALIERS!
Hall of Fame Bio.
Darah Bonham 1994-2004 Girls Lacrosse
Darah Bonham was the head coach of the Woodson girls’
lacrosse team for 10 years, leading the Cavaliers to five State
championships (1995, 1997, 1999, 2002 & 2004) as well as
to five Regional and nine District titles during his tenure.
During his career as the coach of the Cavaliers, Darah was
selected All-Met Coach of the Year in 2000 and he received
numerous coaching honors on the District and Regional
levels. In ten years as Woodson’s head coach, Darah’s teams
recorded 144 victories against 22 losses (.867). More than
30 of the Cavalier players Darah coached went on to play
in college and presently more than ten of his former players are coaching in high
school or college. An innovative coach as well as marketer, Darah established the
Washington Metro Girls’ Lacrosse Showcase in 1997 to expose college recruiters to
the pool of lacrosse talent in Northern Virginia. In 2009 Darah was inducted into the
U.S. Lacrosse Hall of Fame, Potomac Chapter.