20 Jul 2013

Medal Round Preview

Medal Round Preview

(OSHAWA, ONTARIO) For the first time in the history of the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Women’s World Cup, the U.S. and Canada will meet in the championship game Saturday at 3 p.m. The Americans, who are the defending champs, rolled to an easy semifinal victory, defeating England, 21-8. Team USA is in pursuit of its second straight and seventh overall World Cup title.

Canada earned its first-ever berth in a championship game with an 11-7 win over Australia. Goalie Katie Donohoe made 13 saves in the win, earning player of the match honors.

Australia will play England in the bronze medal match. It is the first time since 1993 that the Australians have not been in the gold medal game.

—Clare Lochary | Lacrosse Magazine Online Staff (republished with permission)

Full Stories from LaxMagazine.com:
Steady Vets Lead Team USA to FIL Final
Canada Tops Australia, Advances to First World Cup Final

MEDAL MATCH-UPS

Bronze Medal Game – #4 England vs #3 Australia

Saturday, July 19th – 12:30PM

England Record (2-4)
DATE TEAM SCOR
Jul 11 at USA L 7-17
Jul 12 WALES W 9-4
Jul 13 at Canada L 6-11
Jul 16 AUSTRALIA L 6-11
Jul 18 WALES W 10-0
Jul 19 at USA L 8-21
Australia Record (3-3)
DATE TEAM SCOR
Jul 11 WALES W 11-4
Jul 12 at Canada L 11-12
Jul 14 USA L 9-18
Jul 16 at England W 11-6
Jul 18 SCOTLAND W 26-2
Jul 19 at Canada L 7-11

 

Complete Team Statistics

Gold Medal Game – #1 USA vs #2 Canada

Saturday, July 19th – 3:00PM

Canada Record (5-1)
DATE TEAM SCOR
Jul 12 AUSTRALIA W 21-11
Jul 13 ENGLAND W 11-6
Jul 14 at Wales W 18-5
Jul 16 at USA L 2-13
Jul 18 ISRAEL W 17-5
Jul 19 AUSTRALIA W 11-7
USA Record (6-0)
DATE TEAM SCOR
Jul 11 ENGLAND W 17-7
Jul 13 at Wales W 19-2
Jul 14 at Australia W 18-9
Jul 16 CANADA W 13-2
Jul 18 HAUDENOSAUNEE W 20-1
Jul 19 ENGLAND W 21-8

 

Complete Team Statistics

About the FIL

The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) is the international governing body for men’s and women’s lacrosse. The FIL currently has 47 member nations and sanctions five World Championships (women’s and men’s field, women’s and men’s U19 field and men’s indoor.) The FIL is responsible for the governance and integrity of all forms of lacrosse and provides responsive and effective leadership to support the sports’ development throughout the world.

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