Whitby Warriors Take on Brampton on Lacrosse Radio Network

Tonight the Whitby Warriors will begin their push towards their second straight Minto Cup as they take on the Brampton Excelsiors. The game is in Oshawa at the Warriors home arena where The Lacrosse Radio Network will have the exclusive broadcast. Stephen Stamp and Paul Stewart from IL Indoor will have the call. The game is at 8pm and the only way you can follow it live is by tuning…

July 2, 2012

National Lacrosse League Prospects: Brock Sorensen

One of the most highly touted prospects for the 2012 NLL draft is defender Brock Sorensen out of Ohio State. Sorensen played midfield with the Buckeyes for four years. He was the team captain for his last three years with the program. He has missed the entire summer box lacrosse season after tearing his ACL and MCL playing for Ohio State. He was on the roster of the Peterborough Lakers…

July 2, 2012

Toronto Beaches Season Ends, Five Beach Boys Graduate

The OLA Jr A season is a brutal league sometimes. For proof, look no further than the face of a tall young man in the stands behind the benches at Ted Reeve Arena Saturday night well after the final horn. Mike Triolo played all five years of his Junior career for the Toronto Beaches organization, along with more than a decade before that. After five years of finishing near the…

July 1, 2012

Junior A Playoffs Set in Ontario

The situation was simple Friday night: one playoff spot remained in the OLA’s Jr A ranks. A win by the St Catharines Athletics would secure the position they’ve held for the better part of a month, while a loss combined with Toronto Beaches victories Friday and Saturday would push Toronto into the post season for the first time in eight years. The Athletics had the unenviable task of taking on…

June 30, 2012

Junior B OLA Playoffs: Western Bracket

1 Six Nations Rebels 8 Niagara Thunderhawks Arguably the biggest favorite to win the Founders Cup this year is the host team and defending champions Six Nations Rebels. The Rebels lead 2-0 in the series and can thank their scoring for the wins. 13 different players have scored goals in the two games, including 6 multi-goal scorers. Leading the Rebels throughout the first two wins is Jacob Bomberry with 4…

June 29, 2012

OLA Junior B Eastern Playoffs Look In

The long treacherous road to the Founders Cup began as the 2012 OJBLL playoffs got underway this weekend. With the majority of the favorites to win the Founders this year being from Ontario; including the host Six Nations Rebels, the outcome of the OJBLL playoffs will be vital to see the set up for the Canadian Championship. First we will take a look at the East and what has happened…

June 26, 2012

Beaches Lose Again, In a Must Win Situation

The Toronto Beaches Junior A lacrosse club has not hosted a playoff game in eight years. All season long players have been talking about the prospect of finally bursting that bubble. Sitting two points back of the final spot, and without the tie breaker, the Beaches found themselves in “must-win” mode Sunday night against the Kitchener/Waterloo Braves. Beaches forward Allister Warren said even though the final games are important, “It’s…

June 25, 2012

Whitby Warriors Weekend Recap

June 24, 2012

This weekend the Whitby Warriors took on the Six Nations Arrows in back to back games on Saturday and Sunday night. These were two big games for both teams as they were  battling for first place going into Saturday night’s game. The winner of these two games would improve their position in the OJALL with the season quickly coming to a close. On Saturday night Whitby defeated Six Nations 11-7…


Analyzing the Chris Attwood Trade

In the Ontario Junior A ranks, eight teams will make the post-season. Of those eight teams, two will travel to Whitby to play for the Minto Cup. One will be the Whitby Warriors, who will play host to the 2012 edition of the championship. That clearly hasn’t stopped them from wanting to win it all. Take, for example, their 13-2 record so far this season. Or their 7-1 record at…

June 20, 2012

Jr A Preview: Whitby Warriors Vs. Brampton Excelsiors

June 19, 2012

On Tuesday night the Whitby Warriors will be back in action as they take on the Brampton Excelsiors. Whitby has 12-2 record on the season so far and sits in second place in the league. Brampton has a record of 8-5-1 and currently sits in fifth place in the league. This will be an intriguing matchup as this is the first meeting between these two teams this season. Brampton will…