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4th Annual Care for the Cure Lacrosse Tournament

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On August 15, 2008 Caroline (Care) Cranston, at 24 years old, was diagnosed with leukemia. In high school, Care played lacrosse for West Chester Henderson and continued her lacrosse career at Duquesne University. Our mission is to bring the lacrosse community together and to raise awareness and funds for this terrible disease. Read More…

High Point University Men’s Lacrosse Hits the Field (Video)

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The High Point University Men’s lacrosse team held its first intrasquad scrimmage of the fall last week. See all the highlights and hear what head coach Jon Torpey and redshirt-freshman Brad James had to say. Read More…

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HEADstrong Partners With J.J. Threads, Promoting Blood Cancer Awareness In Style

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Hong Kong, China- In an effort to promote blood cancer awareness, custom fashion designer J.J. Threads has teamed up with the HEADstrong Foundation to create special fabric and accessories in HEADstrong’s signature lime green to help further their mission of advocating, fundraising and supporting those affected by blood cancers and those working to eliminate it. Read More…

HEADstrong Foundation Offering Special Team Package For 6th Annual NCC

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Holmes, PA – The HEADstrong Foundation is proud to offer a special deal for programs, coaches and players interested in being part of the 6th Annual Nicholas Colleluori Classic on October 6th and 7th, 2012 at Ridley High School in Folsom, PA. Read More…

6th Annual Nicholas Colleluori Classic Announced, The Definition of Brotherhood



Holmes, PA – When the Colleluori family lost their son and brother Nicholas in 2006 to a battle with non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma they did not know how they would carry on. While each family member reacted differently to the loss and it seemed as though the Colleluori family would never be whole again. Cheryl Colleluori, Nick’s mother once described the family as a “table missing a leg”. A family wallowing in a state of depression, transformed in wake of the devastating diagnosis, 14 month battle and eventual loss of Nicholas Colleluori. Read More…

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27 Hour Lax-A-Thon Benefitting HEADstrong Provides Bitz of Hope



Winter Garden, FL- Three years ago Gary Bitz Jr., a young lacrosse player from Winter Garden, FL attended NCAA Championship Weekend in Baltimore, Maryland with his father. While visiting the fan fest at the Inner Harbor, Gary had the chance to learn about the HEADstrong Foundation and meet the Colleluori family. And while other kids his age were focused on checking out the latest gear and promotional items in the fan fest, Gary Bitz Jr. inspired by what he had just learned about the HEADstrong Foundation began brainstorming an event idea with the purpose of generating funds to support the organization. Read More…

HEADstrong Launches New Online Store, Building A Brand of Hope



Holmes, PA – Since the creation of their signature lime green Laces for Lymphoma the HEADstrong Foundation embraced the idea that product was a great way to build awareness for the disease that claimed the life of founder Nicholas Colleluori. Over six years ago what began with one awareness item has evolved into a brand of hope offering over 50 items now available with proceeds benefitting the HEADstrong Foundation. The HEADstrong Foundation is proud to announce the launch of their newly developed online store, www.shopheadstrong.com. Supporters of the HEADstrong Foundation will find all of their newest products ranging from shorts to their signature chin strap and customers now have the capability to create their own HEADstrong account, along with creating their own product wish list. Read More…

Team HEADstrong Utah Announced, Awareness Spreading Through Teams Across The Country



Salt Lake City, UT – The HEADstrong Foundation is proud to announce the addition of a newly assembled Team HEADstrong playing out of Salt Lake City, Utah. Team HEADstrong Utah has become the 12th team to assemble over the past three years under the HEADstrong Team model, helping spread the positive message and mission of the HEADstrong Foundation across the country. Read More…

MLL All-Star Jerseys Revealed

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Boston – Take your first look at the 2012 MLL All-Star Game jerseys to be worn by the All-Stars in Saturday’s game at FAU Stadium in Palm Beach County, Fla. The Old School jerseys were designed with the signature lime green color of the HEADstrong Foundation, the official charity of the 2012 MLL All-Star Game. Read More…

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Team HEADstrong Memphis Announced, Tennessee Joins The Fight Against Blood Cancer



Memphis, TN – The HEADstrong Foundation is proud to announce the creation of a newly formed Team HEADstrong playing out of Memphis, Tennessee. It is both a coincidence and a fitting tribute that Team HEADstrong Memphis will be taking the field in their signature lime green for the first time on the 27th of July at the Southern Exposure Lax Clash at Limestone College in South Carolina. Read More…