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Scotland 2014

Scotland: Road To Denver Goes Via New York

0 - Published November 25, 2013 by in Denver 2014, International

Scotland’s men’s senior squad’s tour officially began on Wednesday 16th with the first training session of their tour taking place at Motamed Field, home of the Adelphi University Panthers. It was a light session and was used as a chance for the native Scots and North American Scots to learn each other’s playing styles. The day finished with the first of the fitness tests, everyone’s favorite, the conditioning test.

Team Poland Names National Team

0 - Published November 21, 2013 by in Denver 2014, International

Please welcome Jamie Plunkett back to LAS! Jamie is living in Germany, and runs the Deutschland Adler Lacrosse Club. He has also been selected as a coach for the Polish National team, and was in Poland last week to help select their final team for Denver 2014. Check out Jamie’s update on Poland Lacrosse below!

Update – Denver 2014: Iroquois In, Germany Out?

0 - Published November 14, 2013 by in Denver 2014, International

The Iroquois were voted back into the Blue Division for the 2014 World Championships in Denver, but now it looks like Germany may be getting knocked out of the top division to make room for the Nationals. The matter is up for a vote this month by the FIL member nations.

Photos: Sankofa, Brown, England Scrimmage

0 - Published October 27, 2013 by in Club

Brown hosted both the Sankofa Lacrosse Alliance “Ambassadors” team, as well as a team of English National squad hopefuls for three one hour scrimmages. See the excellent photos below from Greg, and expect much more on this interesting event early next week.

Team Australia Update: Denver 2014

0 - Published October 24, 2013 by in Denver 2014, International

Please welcome Shendelle Oliver back to LAS! Shendelle keeps up filled in on all things Australia Lacrosse, and has been a friend of the LAS nation since before LAS even existed! It’s time to check in on the progress that the Aussies are making as their prepare for the World Lacrosse Championships in 2014.

Making The Cut: Team USA’s Next Test

0 - Published September 16, 2013 by in Denver 2014, International

On October 5th, Team USA hopefuls will once again face a grueling day of lacrosse to decide who makes the team, and who gets cut. The 52 man roster has been split into 26 man “White” and “Blue” teams, and before taking on each other in an inter-squad scrimmage, the White squad will take on Loyola, while the Blue squad will face Towson. The games will be played as part of the Play for Parkinson’s Showcase on October 5th in Alexandria, VA.

USAMLAX Roster Cut to 52 – How My Roster Prediction Fared

0 - Published September 3, 2013 by in Denver 2014, International

US Lacrosse announced today the 52-man roster for the US Men’s National team that will compete in the World Championships next summer in Denver. Originally slated to have 46 players, this first cut keeps 10 attackmen, 13 midfielders, 14 long poles, 7 short-stick defensive midfielders, 4 goalies, and 4 face-off men. The final 23-man roster will be announced after various fall and winter events.

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My USAMLAX Roster Prediction

0 - Published September 2, 2013 by in Denver 2014, International

Picking the US Men’s National team is a difficult task, and one that I don’t pretend to have all the answers to. Remember, this isn’t about building an All-Star “Team” – this is about putting together a TEAM. Team USA. So without further ado, my prediction for the USAMLAX roster.

Tweet of the Week

Tweet of the Week: How to Choose Team USA

0 - Published August 1, 2013 by in International

This week, our Tweet of the Week comes from lacrosse legend Mark Millon. He posed an interesting question on Twitter which I then relayed to @LaxAllStars, but I think that it’s a great question that deserves more discussion.

The BEST 98 Lacrosse Players In the USA?

0 - Published July 28, 2013 by in International

US Lacrosse has announced the 98 man list of players that will try out for the 2014 US Men’s Team on Labor Day Weekend at Goucher College in Baltimore. Below you will find the list, which certainly contains many of the biggest names in the game, but we’re curious to know if YOU think anyone obvious was left off?

Iroquois 2014 Division Status Update

0 - Published May 23, 2013 by in International

Sometimes you want to cover a story that someone else has already hit out of the park. And when it comes to us covering an update on the Iroquois’ 2014 FIL Status this is the case. Matt DaSilva breaks down the Iroquois 2014 division status situation.

Iroquois Appeal FIL Decision for Blue Division Exclusion

8 - Published May 9, 2013 by in International

The Iroquois Lacrosse program has appealed the FIL’s decision to drop the Iroquois Nationals from the top (Blue) division at the 2014 World Games in Denver for a second time. The original appeal was voted down by the Board of Directors, and they cited “following by-laws” as their rationale.

Team Australia Signs with Maverik and Cascade

1 - Published March 26, 2013 by in Gear, International

Big news on the global lacrosse scene today as the Australian Men’s National Lacrosse Team announced a partnership with Maverik and Cascade Lacrosse to be their official supplier for team gear.

Hong Kong Lacrosse Update

0 - Published March 12, 2013 by in International

The Hong Kong Lacrosse Association has the mission to promote the sport of lacrosse to the public in Hong Kong. The Association was established in 1993 and is the governing body of lacrosse in Hong Kong.

England Men’s Lacrosse: Road To Denver

0 - Published January 29, 2013 by in International

England Men’s Lacrosse has their eyes firmly locked onto Denver in 2014, and the FIL World Games. What is YOUR country doing to prepare?