CLA: Canada sending nine officials to Women’s World Cup

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June 27, 2017

The Canadian Lacrosse Association would like to congratulate the eight umpires and one off-field officials from Canada that have been selected to take part in next month’s 2017 FIL Rathbones Women’s Lacrosse World Cup in Guildford, England. These women will join an international officiating team with representatives from nine other countries, comprised of 40 on-field umpires, 17 off-field officials, and a leadership team of six. “This is the largest group…

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#CANLax150 live streaming events

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June 12, 2017

OTTAWA, ON – Lacrosse fans from across Canada and around the globe will have the opportunity to participate in the once-in-a-lifetime 150th Anniversary of Lacrosse Celebration, even if they can’t make it to Montreal in person, thanks to free live streaming provided by Sports Canada TV. The re-enacted game and lecture series will both be webcasted live at www.sportscanada.tv. After the event, the footage will be archived and remain available…

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Press Release: 2017 Heritage Cup set for Hamilton

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May 25, 2017

  The finest box lacrosse players from both Canada and the United States will converge on Hamilton, Ontario, this fall as they face-off in the 2017 Heritage Cup, an international showcase game that will take place at the FirstOntario Centre on Saturday, October 21. The Canadian Lacrosse Association, in association with Core Entertainment, are proud to announce the re-launch of this prestigious event. The 2017 edition will mark the fourth…

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USA Wins Bronze Medal, Defeats Team Israel 15-4

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September 29, 2015

When the final buzzer sounded Team USA once again was the winner of the bronze medal in the FIL-World Indoor Lacrosse Championships as the defeated Team Israel 15-4. USA controlled the game from start to finish as Marcus Holman would score just fifty four seconds into the game.  Holman would score his second of his three goals before the first quarter ended to put USA up 5-1. The score wouldn’t…

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2015 WILC Recap: Team USA

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September 28, 2015

Team USA might not have won gold or played in the championship game but they showed that they were capable of winning games and won some in blowout fashion. Yes ,Canada and Team Iroquois are still steps ahead of the United States in box lacrosse and both those teams were able to handle USA fairly easy but in all three of those games USA never did give up. The likes…

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Meet Paul Wade, The Hardest Working Member of Team Canada

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September 27, 2015

One of the hardest working members of Team Canada is a man you’ll never see on the floor during a game. He’s too busy behind the scenes making sure everything runs smoothly: that the players have their clean and correct uniforms; that their sticks are taped just so; that if any problems arise during a game they are fixed quickly. That man is Paul Wade, one of Team Canada’s equipment…

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WILC 2015 Bronze Medal Game: USA vs Israel

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September 27, 2015

The bronze medal game is set for 1pm today at the SU Carrier Dome. The matchup will see Team USA take on WILC newcomer Israel. Israel will look to cap off a Cinderella story of sorts, never before have we seen a first year national team win a medal in FIL indoor or field lacrosse, so Israel will look to make history. This will mark USA’s third time playing a…

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FIL-WILC 2015 Gold Medal Preview: Canada vs Iroquois

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September 27, 2015

Today the Iroquois Nation and Canada face-off for the gold medal in the FIL-World Indoor Lacrosse Championships.  This time they are looking for a different result. Since it first started the Iroquois have finished second and the Canadian National team has finished first.  What better way to end the streak, but to win it on your home soil. These teams met in the preliminary round, Canada was victorious 11-9, after…

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WILC 2015: Iroquois Take Down USA

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September 26, 2015

Last night the Iroquois Nationals knocked off Team USA 17-10 to win the right to play in the gold medal game Sunday at the Carrier Dome versus a skilled Team Canada. While the score may not show it, the United States sure did hang in there with the Iroquois at various points in the game. USA came out to a string start scoring two quick goals only minutes into the…

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WILC 2015: USA vs Ireland

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September 24, 2015

The United States came out strong, keeping their game against the Iroquois close. They then went on to gain two victories over England and Czech Republic. Unfortunately they received the other side of the sword when they went up against Canada and were dismantled by their northern neighbors. Tony Resch’s group sits at 2-2 and looks to make the semi finals. Ireland has had a strong presence at the WILC’s….

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