This year, US Lacrosse will host its annual Stars & Stripes event at Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts on October 9-10, 2010. Scheduled to compete are the U.S. men’s and women's national senior teams, which include members of the most recent FIL championship squads, as well as the U.S. women's U-19 team, Harvard University, Boston College, Boston University and the Revolution Lacrosse Club.
In addition to a full slate of exhibition games, the national teams will also host instructional clinics for youth and high school players prior to Sunday’s competition.
► Download the event flyer here (PDF)
A schedule of the weekend’s events:
Saturday, October 9
7 p.m. – U.S. Women’s Senior Team vs. Harvard University
(free admission @ New Stadium)
Sunday, October 10
8:30-10:30 a.m. – U.S. Women’s Senior & U-19 Team player clinics
8:30-10:30 a.m. – U.S. Men’s Team player clinic
12 p.m. – U.S. Men’s Team vs. Harvard University - Game Story | Video Highlights
1 p.m. – U.S. Women’s Senior Team #1 vs. Boston College (Cumnock Field 1)
1 p.m. – U.S. Women’s Senior Team #2 vs. Boston University (Cumnock Field 2)
3:30 p.m. – U.S. Women’s Senior Team #1 vs. Boston University - Photos
3:30 p.m. – U.S. Women’s Senior Team #2 vs. Boston College (Cumnock Field 2)
3:30 p.m. – U.S. Women’s U-19 Team vs. Mass Elite Lacrosse Club - Photos
5:30 p.m. – U.S. Women’s U-19 Team vs. Revolution Lacrosse Club - Game Story
U.S. Team Rosters: Women's Senior Team | Women's U19 Team | Men's Team
► See map of Harvard's Athletics Complex
• New Stadium (not on diagram) is located between the Baron Tennis Center and O'Donnell Baseball Field.
• There is a $10 parking fee on both Saturday and Sunday.
• There is no bleacher seating at the Cumnock Fields; fans should plan accordingly.
Do you want to learn from the best? If so, then participate in a 2-hour player clinic that will be run by some of the best players in the world - members of the U.S. Men’s and Women’s National Teams.
Sunday, October 10
Boys clinic location is Harvard Stadium.
Girls clinic location is Cumnock Fields 1 & 2.
The cost for each clinic is $50 if pre-registered by October 2, which includes a t-shirt, poster, and other opportunities to win official Team USA gear. The cost of the clinic goes up to $60 if pre-registered after October 2. Walk-up registration will be $70 if spots are still available. Clinic fees are not refundable unless US Lacrosse has to cancel the clinic due to weather. Make sure to bring your stick, protective equipment, mouthguard, and water bottle.
Boys' Registration Links
Grades 3-8 | Grades 9-12
Girls' Registration Links
Grades 1-4 | Grades 5-8 | Grades 9-12
Free Educational Opportunity for Parents
While youth players are attending their clinics on Sunday, October 10, Dr. Richard Ginsburg, a noted sports psychology consultant, will be doing a free presentation for parents, addressing the developmental needs of children in the elementary school years as they progress through initial stages of competitive, organized play. The presentation will begin at 9 a.m. at the Harvard Sports Complex.
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