2012 Scotland U19 Lacrosse Blog From Turku, Finland

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The schedule became clear to us today. Tomorrow we must beat the Dutch for the chance to play the Welsh once more, if we win both of these games we get 9th place. If we lose to the Dutch we play the Koreans, a fight for 11th place. This made our goal very clear – we must beat a team we have beaten to play a team who have beaten us, making both games perhaps harder mentally thanks to the history. Read More…

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2012 Scotland U19 Lacrosse Blog From Turku, Finland



Today, was all about lifting team morale after yesterday’s loss against the Welsh. With the team deflated and most of our minds clearly in the wrong place, we were taken out for an unconventional training session. Rather than running drills, we ran six-on-six for 1 or 2 hours, hacking pieces out of each other and generally letting some steam off – none of us were ready to think about walk-throughs. The weather helped, with the sun hot enough to allow just pinnies. We reminded ourselves that although we could now only finish 9th, if we won our next game we could face the Welsh again, motivation enough to get everyone’s head back where it should be. I personally found ice cream, Subway, and muffins helped me get over the loss. Read More…

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Australia U19 Lacrosse Goalie Scores Behind The Back Goal

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The Aussie U19 Lacrosse team is playing games in the US right now as a fine tuning exercise for the 2012 FIL U19 World Championship in Finland. In this video, goalie Jarryd Lee, who is currently being recruiting by a couple ACC schools, goes coast-to-coast and stuffs a goal BTB. Read More…

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Australian Lacrosse TV Show Aiming To Grow The Game Down Under

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Fastbreak Lacrosse, Australia’s first ever lacrosse focussed variety TV show hit small screens across Australia and the internet earlier in 2011 with the aim of raising the profile of and participation in the sport in Australia. What started in 2010 as a weekly YouTube highlight reel from Junior and Adult club games across Melbourne has in 2011 morphed into a full thirty minute monthly program. Read More…

Victoria Lacrosse Launches New Website




The Victorian Lacrosse Foundation was established in 1999 for the purpose of accumulating funds for the permanent benefit of men’s and women’s lacrosse in Victoria, Australia. Read More…

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