Will Barrow Flag Football Tournament

Will Barrow Flag Football Tournament


The 4th Annual Will Barrow Flag Football Tournament is Saturday, November 3, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM in Charlottesville, Va. The event raises a significant amount of money for the UVA Help Line. The UVA Help Line is a student-operated organization that strives to lend an ear to students with any sort of issue they wish to discuss. Read More…

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Game Photos: Play for Parkinson’s, Teams Unveil New Equipment

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The ProjectSpark Foundation, an Arlington, VA, based organization focused on raising funds to battle Parkinson’s disease, proudly hosted the third annual Play for Parkinson’s Lacrosse Series this weekend. The event featured 11 of the country’s most prominent NCAA Men’s and Women’s programs. Read More…

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Chris LaPierre Becomes First Solo Captain for Virginia Lacrosse Since 1981

May 21, 2011; Hempstead NY, USA; Virginia Cavaliers midfielder Chris LaPierre (44) flips Cornell Big Red defenseman Mike Bronzino (31) during the quarterfinal round of 2011 NCAA mens lacrosse tournament at James M. Shuart Stadium. Virginia defeated Cornell by a score of 13-9. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Fielding-US PRESSWIRE


CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia head men’s lacrosse coach Dom Starsia announced that midfielder Chris LaPierre has been selected as team captain for the 2013 campaign. Read More…

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George Huguely Sentenced To 23 Years

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A former University of Virginia lacrosse player has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for the alcohol-fueled beating death of his ex-girlfriend. George W. Huguely V was sentenced Thursday in Charlottesville for the slaying of Yeardley Love, a 22-year-old suburban Baltimore woman who was found face down in her blood-soaked pillow on May 3, 2010. Read More…

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Maverik Lacrosse Signs Chris Bocklet

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New York, July 19, 2012 – Today Maverik Lacrosse added University of Virginia lacrosse great and Denver attackman Chris Bocklet to its elite roster of lacrosse representatives. While residing in Colorado, Bocklet will play an integral role in representing Maverik Lacrosse at tournaments, camps and clinics in the West. Earlier this month, Bocklet’s X10 Mountain Adventure Camp in Granby, Colorado attracted players from across the state including Boulder, Littleton, Parker, Steamboat and Fort Collins. Follow Maverik Lacrosse and Chris on Facebook and Twitter for the latest gear, news and updates on where Maverik’s Athletes will be next. Read More…

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Chris Sanderson, Lacrosse Great Dies from Brain Cancer

Chris Sanderson Playing for Team Canada


Philly – With great sadness, the Philadelphia Wings announced that former Wings coach and player Chris Sanderson passed away today at age 38. Sanderson, who played two seasons for the Wings and served as an assistant coach from 2005 to 2011, passed away after a three-and-a-half year battle with brain cancer. He leaves behind his wife Brogann and daughters Stevie and Clementine. Read More…

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Israel Lacrosse Announces Bonnie Rosen and Peter Friedensohn as Associate Head Coaches

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JERUSALEM, ISRAEL — Israel Lacrosse has announced Bonnie Rosen and Peter Friedensohn as Associate Head Coaches for the women’s national team that will compete in the 2012 European Lacrosse Festival in Amsterdam this June. Both Rosen and Friedensohn will also serve in leadership roles with Israel Lacrosse to plan and prepare teams for championship play at the 2013 FIL Women’s Lacrosse World Cup in Oshawa, Canada, and the 2015 FIL U-19 Women’s World Championship in Edinburgh, Scotland. Read More…

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Part 3: Stylin’ Strings Virginia Lacrosse Customs

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This Stylin’ Strings Lax Customs issue is Part 3 of our UVA stick series. This round of heads was completed right before this season kicked off. We know how the season has ended now but we still wanted to show these 10 new sticks that includes two goalie heads. Read More…

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Game Photos: Notre Dame Lacrosse Earns Semi-Final Berth by Beating Virginia, 12-10

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CHESTER, Pa. – For the third time in program history the Notre Dame men’s lacrosse team will be playing on Championship Weekend. No. 4 Notre Dame topped No. 5 and defending national champion Virginia 12-10 on Sunday afternoon in the NCAA quarterfinals at PPL Park. Read More…

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Michigan Lacrosse Looks Forward to Building a ‘Legacy’

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There are very few videos that you watch in life, which create an immediate and lasting impression. Legacy is one of them. Legacy embodies everything an athlete and fan loves about sports. It evokes emotions, questions faith, builds camaraderie, and so much more. As a fan, I watched this video knowing that I witnessed Michigan’s first year, Team One. Thusly, Michigan Lacrosse’ first Division 1 team didn’t have an easy journey. Read More…

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