Weekly Mashup, Burn Victim Returns to the Field, Boys' Latin Moves On Up, Plus More

Posted on March 19, 2010 by

Categories: Economy/Lax Business, Lifestyle, Pop Culture

Each Friday the Weekly Mashup brings you links to some of the articles you may not have seen that involve lacrosse or lacrosse players. Here are some of the news-makers from this week after the jump.

Teen burned in explosion returns to lacrosse field. One year ago, a South Carolina teen was just learning to walk again. This weekend, Connor McKemey was back on the lacrosse field and getting the attention of a man who knows exactly how he feels. More...

Lacrosse enjoying US college boom. Twenty women’s lacrosse teams and 12 men’s teams debuted this year, with more than two dozen scheduled for next year. More…

Highlights from St. Andrew’s (Boca Raton, FL) vs. Boys’ Latin (Baltimore, MD) on 3/13. Going into this game, St. Andrew’s was ranked the #1 high school team in the nation. Boys Latin was #7. St. Andrew’s had won 48 consecutive lacrosse games. More…

The 2010 Olympic Games in BC, Canada, were a great showcase of world-class athletes, and again begged the question, when will lacrosse be added back to the Olympic line-up? Field lacrosse was contested as a full medal sport at the 1904 and ‘08 Olympics and was a demonstration sport in 1928, ‘32 and ‘48. Since then, lacrosse has continued to expand. More…

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  • malibu ken

    Whoa great story on the burn victim. Lax is king!