US Lacrosse Names Baltimore Site of Convention for 2015-17

Feb 5, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; A general view as fans crowd M&T Bank Stadium during the Baltimore Ravens victory parade and celebration for Super Bowl XLVII. Mandatory Credit: Maxwell Kruger-USA TODAY Sports


BALTIMORE, May 9, 2013 — US Lacrosse has named the Baltimore Convention Center as the site of the US Lacrosse Convention in 2015, 2016 and 2017. The sport’s national governing body annually hosts the largest professional development event and trade show in the world for lacrosse coaches, officials, administrators and fans, drawing 7,000 participants each January for a weekend of learning, networking and renewal to kick off the lacrosse season. Read More…

Next One Up Foundation Epitomizes Growing the Game of Lacrosse

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The Mission of Next One Up Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit corporation, is to enrich the lives of Baltimore City student-athletes by supporting their academic, athletic, and social development through the Lacrosse Leadership Program. One of the core elements of Next One Up Foundation’s mission is to inspire youth to achieve academic success and improved physical and mental health. Read More…

Shootout for Soldiers Breaks Previous World Record for Longest Lacrosse Game (Video)

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Months ago, a group of local, high school students began organizing an event with the hope of setting a world-record called Shootout for Soldiers. On June 14-15th, Shootout for Soldiers held its 24 hour lacrosse game and raised a huge chunk of change for the Wounded Warrior Project. Read More…

Rob Pannell Joins Shootout for Soldiers, Wounded Warrior Project

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Rob Pannell joins a slew of other top-notch players as a supporter of a 24 hour lacrosse game to benefit The Wounded Warrior Project. Pannell accompanies Kyle Hartzell, Paul Rabil, Steele Stanwick, Brian Farrell, Drew Westervelt, Eric Martin, and Jesse Schwartzman to name a few. “The Shootout for Soldiers is an awesome event benefiting a great cause,” said Pannell. “We are all able to enjoy our freedoms because of the men and women who protect us overseas, and I hope that the lacrosse community will rally behind this event.” Read More…

Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Selections, 88 Boys and Girls

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Baltimore, MD (May 16, 2012) ─ Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA) and Corrigan Sports Enterprises, Inc. announced today the rosters for the 2012 Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic. Eighty-eight of the nation’s top boys and girls high school seniors have been selected to the sport’s highest honor and will play in the seventh annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic on Saturday, June 30 at Towson University’s Johnny Unitas Stadium in Towson, MD. Read More…

The Best of Booker Corrigan 2012

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Booker Corrigan’s most memorable quotes from the 2012 Kudda.com lacrosse season. We are so glad Corrigan has found a new home at ESPN. The addition of Corrigan to ESPN has undoubtedly made lacrosse announcing during college lacrosse games more than enjoyable. Read More…

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Shootout for Soldiers Raises $20,000, New Shorts Design for Event

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A group of local, high school students has organized what stands to be a world-record breaking event called Shootout for Soldiers. The Shootout is a 24-hour lacrosse game with all proceeds going to support the Wounded Warrior Project in its effort to aid wounded US soldiers. The event, which will be held at The Boys’ Latin School of Maryland on June 14-15th, will seek to use the common platform of lacrosse to unite local area lacrosse players ages 10+ in the common benefit of the Wounded Warrior Project. Read More…

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24 Hour Lacrosse Game, Shootout for Soldiers Uniforms

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A group of local, high school students has organized what stands to be a world-record breaking event called Shootout for Soldiers. The Shootout is a 24-hour lacrosse game with all proceeds going to support the Wounded Warrior Project in its effort to aid wounded US soldiers. The event, which will be held at The Boys’ Latin School of Maryland on June 14-15th, will seek to use the common platform of lacrosse to unite local area lacrosse players ages 10+ in the common benefit of the Wounded Warrior Project. Read More…

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This UNC Men’s Lacrosse Player Will Make You Feel Rebellious

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This week’s UNC I am Second spotlight features a student-athlete who comes from a family that lives lacrosse and bleeds tar heel blue. Frankie Kelly is the nephew of two former tar heel lacrosse players. His father, Frank Kelly, played lacrosse at Cornell, and his cousin David currently plays at Rutgers. His younger brother Stephen is also committed to UNC. Read More…

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Game Photos: Maryland Men’s Lacrosse Silences the Hopkins Band, 9-6

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BALTIMORE – A dominating defensive performance and four goals from junior Owen Blye propelled the No. 10 Maryland men’s lacrosse team to a 9-6 victory over No. 3 Johns Hopkins in the 108th meeting of Lacrosse’s Greatest Rivalry Saturday evening in front of a sold-out crowd at Homewood Field. Read More…

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