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Canada’s Grant Jr. Out for World Championship

0 - Published July 4, 2014 by in Community Links, Denver 2014, International

The Canadian Lacrosse Association (CLA) announced today that forward John Grant Jr. will not be playing for Canada in the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Lacrosse Championships that begin next week in Denver, Colorado. He will be joining Coach Randy Mearns’ staff on the sidelines to help Canada win its third World Championship and will be replaced on the 23-man roster by Burlington, Ontario native Jordan MacIntosh.

Treasures of eBay: National Pride

- Published June 30, 2014 by in Gear

In honor of the 2014 World Lacrosse Championship goin’ down in Denver starting on the 10th of July, we’ve discovered some of most patriotic lacrosse gear floating around on eBay.

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Throwback Thursday: USA Vs Canada 2010

0 - Published June 5, 2014 by in Denver 2014, Featured, International

Welcome to Throwback Thursday! In honor of the FIL World Championships kicking off on July 10th in Denver, CO we dug up a little video from the 2010 World Championships in Manchester, England, featuring the USA and Canada. Both teams read like a who’s who of lacrosse, and the goals scored were insane. There’s just no other way to score on defenses and goalies that good!

CUFLA Champions: Guelph Documentary

0 - Published April 7, 2014 by in College

The Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association (CUFLA) is a really interesting collegiate lacrosse league! It’s not like NCAA lacrosse, in that is is club, but is also the best college field ball being played North of the Border. Jack Hallett, a student at Guelph, followed around the team for the year, and documented the entire season. Now he has put together a 40 minute documentary, and it’s stellar!

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Throwback Thursday: USA – Canada 1990 Video

0 - Published December 5, 2013 by in International, Videos

The lacrosse world championships traveled down under to Perth, Australia in 1990 but playing in the Southern Hemisphere didn’t do much to change the pecking order for national teams. Canada and the US obviously matched up for a great game and the video picks up the play with the US up 5-2 early in the second quarter.

USA Vs. Canada: College Edition

0 - Published October 7, 2013 by in NJCAA

The University of Vermont invited Bishop’s University down from Canada for a fall ball game that took place on UVM’s homecoming weekend. Bishop’s is located in Lennoxville, Quebec, and is a member of CUFLA (the Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association). It is about 2 and a half hours from Lennoxville to Burlington, VT.

Two-Handed Canadians? Oh No!

0 - Published August 29, 2013 by in High School

I’m not saying that Canadian players are always one-handed players, but more often than not they have a true strong hand, and a weaker hand. With Brent Noseworthy, that might be true as well, but I’m having a hard time telling which one is which! Is he a lefty or a righty? Honestly, I can’t really tell.

WLA Weekly – Western Lacrosse Association Week 9

0 - Published July 17, 2013 by in Club

In this weeks episode we interview George Daniel, the commissioner of the NLL, and Head Coach Chris Hall about the Vancouver Stealth’s return to British Columbia. We also look at last week’s games, the standings, and look into what will be happening next week in the WLA!

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Mann Cup Game 2 Video Highlights

0 - Published September 10, 2012 by in Club

Highlights from Game 2 of the Mann Cup between the Langely Thunder and Peterborough Lakers! Langley goes up 2 games to none (surprise!) with the 15-14 overtime win.