Kevin Iwanusa Blog: USIL Devo Team vs the Voyageurs

As I write this its 4am Monday morning and I’m waiting for my flight back to Charlotte, a little early to say the least, but I have to work this morning and it’s not too strange of an occurrence for lacrosse players trying to maximize their chance to play at every opportunity. Especially indoor players, a high level box lacrosse game summertime in Charlotte doesn’t just find you. So myself…

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BostonLax.Net: A Look at Massachusetts High School Lacrosse

Editors Note: Bostonlax.net is a lacrosse website devoted to changing the face of Massachusetts lacrosse.  The website focuses on high-school players in Massachusetts and it contains player rankings, polls, standings, videos, game stories and utilizes social media to provide users with dynamic score updates.  Boston Lax will continue its coverage during the summer months so visitwww.bostonlax.net to voice your opinion and tell the Boston Lax team which games they should cover…

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Denver Outlaws

A Look at the Denver Outlaws MLL All Stars

The 2012 MLL All Star Game is right around the corner, taking place on June 30 at FAU Stadium in Palm Beach County, Fla. This years All Star Game is a little different then years past, as the fans were able to vote for their favorite players to make the All Star game. Fan votes counted for one third of the overall voting points. The teams this year are being…

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Denver Outlaws

Major League Lacrosse 6/26 Transactions

There have been four transactions in Major League Lacrosse today thus far. The first move we saw this morning was the Denver Outlaws signing free agent face off man Nolan Godfrey. Godfrey was drafted in the MLL supplemental draft from the Ohio Machine before being released before the season. Meanwhile, the Charlotte Hounds made three moves today. First, they activated injured defenseman Brett Schmidt from the physically unable to perform…

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2012 NLL Draft Prospects: Mark Matthews

Mark Matthews is one of the most highly touted NLL prospects in the 2012 draft. A native of Oshawa, Ontario, Matthews played his college balls with the Denver Pioneers, who emerged as one of the most competitive programs in the country.  The 6’4 210 attackman will be looking to be a high NLL draft pick. Matthews was a second team All American in 2012 for the Pioneers, where he had…

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MLL

2012 MLL All-Star Game: A Look at the Young Guns

The Major League Lacrosse 2012 All-Star game will pit the “Young Guns” –players who joined the league from 2009-2012—against the “Old School”—players who joined the league from 2001-2008. It’s an interesting format that answers the age old question: who is better, the young guys or the older ones? The Old School team has all the familiar names from the past that everyone knows and loves but the Young Guns are…

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Chiefs and Kodiaks Preview

Mere days before the halfway point of the Major Series Lacrosse season, both the Six Nations Chiefs and the Kitchener/Waterloo Kodiaks are where many expected them to be in the standings. Kitchener has been in a number of games but has just two wins sitting them two points up on last place Ajax. Meanwhile, strong all year the Chiefs have but one loss on their record (6-5 to Brampton who…

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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…

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MLL

Major League Lacrosse Power Rankings

Some teams are starting to pull away from the pack. The Bayhawks have made themselves clear as the top team, the Lizards are red hot and the Cannons continue to falter. Let’s take a look at the rankings for the week. 1. Chesapeake Bayhawks- If the Bayhawks had to prove themselves as an elite team, they did it this week with their win against the Boston Cannons. Their ability from…

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Israel Upsets Wales, Moves to Quarterfinals

The Israel men’s national lacrosse team earned a berth into the quarterfinals of the European Lacrosse Championships with a 14-13 win over No. 11 Wales at Amsterdam Bos on Sunday. Israel (4-0) will meet either host No. 8 Netherlands or No. 13 Czech Republic on Wednesday at 2:30 PM. Striker Richard Cheifitz was dominant for the blue and white with seven goals in the win. “[Cheifitz] was without a doubt our MVP tonight,” said Israel head coach…

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