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World Lacrosse Nominates Team Australia’s Madison Copeland as the World Games Athlete of the Year 2019. Voting Begins Wednesday, January 8th.

By | 2020-01-07T19:59:41+00:00 January 7th, 2020|Women, World Events, World Lacrosse|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 7, 2020  Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA – An accomplished athlete who is making contributions to the growth of lacrosse in Australia and beyond, Madison Copeland is being nominated by World Lacrosse for the World Games Athlete of the Year 2019. This past year, Copeland was the 2019 Shelley Maher Trophy [...]

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World Lacrosse Appoints Lindsay Impett As Director of Events

By | 2019-12-10T10:00:01+00:00 December 9th, 2019|World Events, World Lacrosse|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 10, 2019   COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO, USA — A highly accomplished event management professional with more than 15 years of experience in Olympic and international sport is joining World Lacrosse as the organization’s first, full-time Director of Events.  Lindsay Impett, who most recently served as Event Director for the 2019 Vitality [...]

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World Lacrosse Welcomes Barbados and Lithuania as Newest Member-National Governing Bodies

By | 2019-12-09T12:00:11+00:00 December 9th, 2019|World Events, World Lacrosse|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 9, 2019  COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO, USA -- The General Assembly of World Lacrosse has overwhelmingly approved a recommendation from the organization's Board of Directors to welcome Barbados Lacrosse and Lithuania Lacrosse as the newest members of the international federation for men's and women's lacrosse. With the addition of Barbados and [...]

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World Lacrosse and The World Games 2021 Birmingham Organizing Committee Announce Participating Teams for The World Games 2021

By | 2019-12-04T15:01:46+00:00 December 4th, 2019|Development, Men, Women, World Events, World Lacrosse|

December 4, 2019  COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO, USA — World Lacrosse and The World Games 2021 Birmingham Organizing Committee are announcing today the participating nations for the women’s and men’s lacrosse competitions at The World Games 2021. Sixteen National Teams — eight women’s and eight men’s — will compete in The World Games 2021, utilizing [...]

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Canada Wins the Cockerton Cup at the 2019 World Lacrosse Men’s Indoor World Championship

By | 2019-09-29T12:50:19+00:00 September 29th, 2019|Indoor, Men, World Events, World Lacrosse|

Photo Credit Vancouver Sports PicturesFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 28, 2019Playing on home soil, with the expectations of victory every game comes with its fair share of challenges.But Canada persevered as they demonstrated a dominance at a whole new level in capturing the Cockerton Cup on Saturday night at Langley Events Centre, defeating the Iroquois Nationals [...]

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Canada Beats Iroquois to Win Gold, USA Takes the Bronze

By | 2019-09-29T12:13:39+00:00 September 29th, 2019|Indoor, Men, World Events, World Lacrosse|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 28 Canada’s reign continues at the World Lacrosse Indoor Men’s World Championship. Canada would trail briefly in the first quarter, and both times by just a single goal, before pulling way from the Iroquois Nationals to win 19-12 on Saturday night at Langley Events Centre in the gold medal game [...]

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Final Day of the 2019 World Lacrosse Men’s Indoor World Championship Photo Gallery

By | 2019-09-29T12:13:21+00:00 September 29th, 2019|Indoor, Men, World Events, World Lacrosse|

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2019 World Lacrosse Men’s Indoor World Championship MVP, All-World Team, and President’s Team

By | 2019-09-29T03:31:49+00:00 September 29th, 2019|Indoor, Men, World Events, World Lacrosse|

Most Valuable Player Forward - Cody Jamieson, Iroquois All-World Team Forward - Mark Matthews, Canada Forward - Randy Staats, Iroquois Transition - Joel White, USA Defense - Graeme Hossack, Canada Defense - Kyle Rubisch, Canada Goalie - Mike Poulin, Canada President’s Team Forward - Robert Raittila, Finland Forward - Matthew Taylor, Australia Transition - Adrian [...]

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Interview With Stan Cockerton at the 2019 World Lacrosse Men’s Indoor Championship | September 28th

By | 2019-09-28T12:51:50+00:00 September 28th, 2019|Indoor, Men, World Events, World Lacrosse|

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Championship Preview: Canada is set to Clash with Iroquois for Gold Medal; USA vs England for Bronze

By | 2019-09-28T00:10:27+00:00 September 28th, 2019|Indoor, Men, World Events, World Lacrosse|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 27, 2019 For the fifth time in the history of the event, Canada and the Iroquois Nationals are set to clash to lay claim to the Cockerton Cup. Canada has won all four previous meetings in the gold-medal game and looks to make it five-for-five as the 2019 World Lacrosse [...]

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