BALTIMORE, March 28, 2013 — US Lacrosse today announced LacrosseRecruits.com as the official recruiting sponsor for the US Lacrosse Women’s National Tournament. The two-year sponsorship includes the 2013 and 2014 tournaments hosted during the NCAA women’s lacrosse tournament over Memorial Day weekend. The 2013 tournament will be held at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa.
“We’d like to thank LacrosseRecruits.com for sponsoring the 2013 and 2014 US Lacrosse Women’s National Tournament,” said Rob Scherr, sponsorship manager at US Lacrosse. “As one of the largest women’s lacrosse events in the nation, it is a true celebration of women’s lacrosse. Hosted during the same weekend as the NCAA women’s tournament, LacrosseRecruits.com is positioned to help the young women showcase their athletic ability for the sport’s college coaches.”
“US Lacrosse does a great job with this event and we are really excited to be back,” said Matt Wheeler, Co-Founder of LacrosseRecruits.com. “We love seeing talent from across the country coming together for a great weekend of lacrosse.”
LacrossRecruits.com, a sport-specific recruiting tool, will build special recruiting packages for players in attendance along with filming all Schoolgirls’ division games. To help educate players and parents, LacrosseRecruits.com will host two free recruiting seminars at the tournament each year.
Harrow and The Heather Leigh Albert Foundation are the presenting sponsors, Yolo is the official retailer sponsor and Shock Doctor is the official mouthguard of the 2013 US Lacrosse Women’s National Tournament.
For more information about LacrosseRecruits.com recruiting packages, tryout information for regional Schoolgirl division teams and more, visit uslacrosse.org/nationaltournament.
Follow @uslacrosse on Twitter for live tournament updates, May 25-26, 2013.
About US Lacrosse
US Lacrosse, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, is the national governing body of men’s and women’s lacrosse and the home of the nation’s fastest-growing sport. US Lacrosse has more than 400,000 members in 64 regional chapters across the country. Through responsive and effective leadership, US Lacrosse provides programs and services to inspire participation while protecting the integrity of the sport. Bookmark, like and follow US Lacrosse at uslacrosse.org, fb.com/uslacrosse and @uslacrosse, respectively.
LacrosseRecruits.com is a recruiting tool built by two former Wesleyan University lacrosse players to help high school players streamline their recruiting process from the point of first contact to commitment. As a member, players use a Built In Messaging system to provide their target list of schools with video, academic information, stats, event schedule, etc. Based in New York City, LacrosseRecruits.com currently has over 4,500 members. Follow LacrosseRecruits.com on Twitter at @LacrosseRecruit or Like them on Facebook at Facebook.com/LacrosseRecruits