World Lax: USA takes bronze at WILC over surging English team

October 7, 2019

Team USA won the bronze medal for the fifth consecutive time at the World Indoor Lacrosse Championships following their 11-8 victory over a tough England team at the Langley Events Centre in Langley, British Columbia. When these teams met in pool play back on September 23rd, Team USA made it look easy with a 22-3 domination of England. But after that, England defeated Finland 15-6 and Israel 9-7 before a…

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World Lax: Canada will defend WILC title against the Iroquois

September 28, 2019

For 50 glorious seconds, it looked like we might be witnessing the lacrosse version of “Miracle on Ice.” Team England exploded out of the gates with two quick goals against the powerhouse Canadian squad. English Coach Walt Christianson joked that he should’ve stuffed all five of his players into the net for the rest of the game to block the Canadian attack. Unfortunately for England, once the hometown team got…

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World Lax: Interview with Walt Christianson

September 27, 2019

Cliff McCaig sat down with Team England head coach Walt Christianson after their quarterfinal game against Team Israel. Give a listen for his thoughts on the game and how England’s tournament has gone overall – his thoughts on the semifinal might surprise you!  

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World Lax: England shocks Israel in quarterfinal at WILC

September 26, 2019

If Canada and Iroquois was the best game of the 2019 World Indoor Lacrosse Championship group round, Israel and England were a close second. Israel took their initial meeting 8-7 in overtime. The two clubs met again in the quarter finals, and it was just as intense as the first time. But thanks to some stellar saves by goaltender Frankie Scigliano, England was the team moving on to face Canada…

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