Russia Announces 23-Man Roster for Denver 2014

Russia lacrosse fans
Da, lacrosse!

The Russian lacrosse national team has finalized their 23-man roster for the World Championships in Denver this July.

Russia will compete in the Plum Division along with Argentina, New Zealand and Wales.

The Koshanskys will be a big force for team Russia, Will is a powerful long pole and wrecking force on defense while Nick brings speed and vision to the midfield.

Many of athletes are Russian born and raised, with a handful of American born players with Russian roots.


NumberFirst NameLast NamePositionCurrent / Previous Team
24EugeneArkhipovMMoscow Lacrosse Club / RIT
6AleksandrAvramenkoMMoscow Lacrosse Club
0AlekseiChernyshovGMoscow Lacrosse Club
2ZacharyCowanAKent Denver (CO)
22DavidDiamononAKyiv Bulava Lacrosse (Ukraine) / St. John’s School (TX)
40NikolayEfimovDMoscow Lacrosse Club
10GavrielEgiazarovMMoscow Lacrosse Club
8JordanFriedmanLSM/DColgate University
29TravisKarpakDChicago Outlaws
1DmitriiKhaminMMoscow Lacrosse Club
38NickKoshanskyMNotre Dame
28WillKoshanskyLSMRochester Rattlers / University of Pennsylvania
20PhilippLeDNorthfield Mount Hermon (MA)
17JacobRichardsDSalisbury School (CT)
7NicholasRjedkinA/MBrookdale Community College
13ValeriiSeverukhinD/LSMMoscow Lacrosse Club
33AlexeySukhanovDMoscow Lacrosse Club
11AlecTilleyABelleville Township High School (IL)
16ArturVentselA/MMoscow Lacrosse Club
32DrewZambelliGMoscow Lacrosse Club / Oberlin College
42AlexanderZarubinDMoscow Lacrosse Club
31ArtemZarubinDMoscow Lacrosse Club
9RayZimlinGManhattanville College
Head Coach:Peter MillimanCornell University
Assistant Coaches:Joe CuozzoCortland State University * National Lacrosse Hall of Fame, Class of 1992
John FoleyTeam Ontario / RIT

Visit the team website for more information!