Russia Blog: Hoped for More, Looks Forward to Future Growth

July 23, 2014

It’s hard to believe the worlds are already over. Getting to play for a national team had always been a dream of mine and it’s pretty awesome that it’s finally come true. The Russian team has definitely gone through changes over the past two weeks and I’m very happy to say I was apart if it and I hope the other American players can say the same thing.We had really…


Vikings in Denver: Team Norway Preview

July 6, 2014

Norway is coming off some disappointing finishes in the 2010 World Championships and the 2012 European Championships, finishing 24th at Worlds and 14th at the European Championships. With no World Championship under their belt the Norwegians gain a lot of experience at the international stage that has been hard to come by in the northern European countries like Norway, Sweden and Finland. The Norwegian participated in the Scandinavian Lacrosse Challenge…


Team USA Player Profile: Matt Abbott

February 19, 2014

USA Profile: Matt Abbott Position: Midfielder College: Syracuse University Professional: Chesapeake Bayhawks.   Syracuse hit a gold mine with their Class of 2009, winning two championships and producing a number of professionals.  Not many people would have thought that the last one standing in the professional ranks would have been Matt Abbott.  The midfielder out of Nottingham, New York became an entity in college sports that many coaches would do…


Team USA Player Profile: John Galloway

February 12, 2014

USA Profile: John Galloway Position: Goalie College: Syracuse University   John Galloway certainly has made a name for himself in lacrosse quickly and in doing so has assured critics that he will be around for awhile. Syracuse certainly has produced a few good ones over the years and Galloway may be at the top of the list. What hasn’t he done for his team since his days in high school…


U.S. Men’s National Team Announces 30-Man Roster for FIL World Championship

BALTIMORE, Feb. 5, 2014 — Following a tryout process that included 98 players and spanned seven months, US Lacrosse has named the U.S. Men’s National Team 30-man roster for the FIL World Championship, July 10-19 in Denver. The team was selected from a 51-player training roster that last took the field at Champion Challenge, a US Lacrosse event, in Orlando on Jan. 26 for a Blue-White exhibition game, which has…

February 6, 2014