Mark Laidman currently teaches Music and Physical Education at the University of Toronto Schools, where he coaches multiple volleyball teams. As a coach and athlete, Mark has won 2 OFSAA Gold Medals and 5 OFSAA Silver Medals. Mark played with the Forest City Volleyball Club, where he won both D1T1 National Silver and Bronze Medals. Mark also won 2 D1T1 OVA Provincial Championships and received the OVA Award of Excellence.
Lucas played four years of volleyball for St. Michael's College School in Toronto winning OFSAA AAAA gold medal both as a player and as an assistant coach. Lucas also played beach volleyball in his high school years.. After high school, Lucas took an NCAA baseball scholarship to DePauw University in Indiana. While on scholarship he was 2nd team All Conference, All Conference Tournament, MVP, and Captain during his four years of varsity baseball. After graduation he lived and worked in Prague, Czech Republic for 15 months before moving back to Toronto where he currently works full-time as a Transformation & Strategy Analyst at Northbridge Financial.