BALTIMORE – The U.S. Men’s National Team will play three exhibition games against the MLL College Stars, the Philadelphia Lacrosse Association (PLA) All-Stars and the MLL All-Stars before traveling to England to compete in the 2010 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Championships. The championship event will be played in Manchester, England from July 15-24. In 2006, Team USA took the silver medal at the quadrennial event, falling to Canada 15-10 in the final game matchup in London, Ontario.
The three exhibition games will take place:
Sunday, June 6, 2:30 p.m. - RECAP
2010 Warrior Major League Challenge – Team USA vs. MLL College Stars
Yale University (New Haven, CT)
Ticket information available at www.majorleaguelacrosse.com
($10, $5 for members of CONNY - Connecticut New York Youth Lacrosse Association)
Friday, June 18, 8:00 p.m. - PREVIEW
Team USA vs. Philadelphia Lacrosse Association (PLA) All-Stars
Banko Field at Ulrich Sports Complex, Lehigh University (Bethlehem, PA)
Ticket information available at www.palacrosse.com
Thursday, July 8, 7:00 p.m.
2010 MLL All-Star Game – Team USA vs. MLL All-Stars
Harvard University (Boston, MA)
Ticket information available at www.majorleaguelacrosse.com ($20)
US Lacrosse is the parent organization of the U.S. men’s and women’s national lacrosse teams. Warrior is the official exclusive equipment and apparel supplier to the U.S. men's national teams program.
About US Lacrosse
US Lacrosse, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, is the national governing body for men’s and women’s lacrosse. US Lacrosse has more than 300,000 members in 63 regional chapters around the country. Through responsive and effective leadership, US Lacrosse strives to provide programs and services to inspire participation while protecting the integrity of the game. To learn more about US Lacrosse, please visit www.uslacrosse.org.