SCARBOROUGH — Assistant coach Zac Barrett has been hired as the head coach of the Scarborough High boys’ lacrosse team, the school announced Tuesday.

Barrett’s association with lacrosse in Scarborough as both a player and coach in Scarborough dates to 1996. Most recently he was the offensive coordinator under Joe Hezlep, who retired after the 2017 season. Scarborough won six state titles in Hezlep’s 10 seasons.

Barrett was part of five state championship teams and was named US Lacrosse-Maine Assistant Coach of the Year in 2012.