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Jim Scherr Named First Federation of International Lacrosse CEO

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO, ONTARIO—Jim Scherr, former CEO of the U.S. Olympic Committee, has been named as the first CEO of the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL). The [...]

By | May 24th, 2017|Categories: FIL|Comments Off on Jim Scherr Named First Federation of International Lacrosse CEO

Israel to Host 2018 FIL Men’s Lacrosse World Championship

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (TORONTO, ONTARIO) Stan Cockerton, President of the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) is delighted to officially confirm that Israel is the host nation for the 2018 [...]

By | May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Men, World Events|Comments Off on Israel to Host 2018 FIL Men’s Lacrosse World Championship

Inaugural BCH FIL Youth Development Clinic To Be Held at World Cup

The Federation of International Lacrosse will be hosting the inaugural Balls • Cockerton • Hayes (BCH) Youth Development Clinic during the FIL Rathbones 2017 Women's Lacrosse World Cup on 19 & 20 [...]

By | April 2nd, 2017|Categories: Development, FIL, World Events|Comments Off on Inaugural BCH FIL Youth Development Clinic To Be Held at World Cup
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Israel to Host 2018 FIL Men’s Lacrosse World Championship

May 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on Israel to Host 2018 FIL Men’s Lacrosse World Championship

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (TORONTO, ONTARIO) Stan Cockerton, President of the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) is delighted to officially confirm that Israel is the host nation for the 2018 FIL Men’s Lacrosse World Championship. [...]

FIL Announces Two New Men’s Lacrosse Committee Chairs

February 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on FIL Announces Two New Men’s Lacrosse Committee Chairs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO, ONTARIO—The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) has announced the appointment of two long-time organization leaders to committee chair positions. Tom Sutton of Eden, New York, has been named Chair [...]

Dick Pepper Named Referee In Chief for 2020 Men’s U19s

November 21st, 2016|Comments Off on Dick Pepper Named Referee In Chief for 2020 Men’s U19s

TORONTO, ONTARIO — The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) formally announces that Richard (Dick) Pepper has been named Referee in Chief for the 2020 FIL U19 Men’s World Lacrosse Championship. Ireland Lacrosse will host the [...]

WOMEN

Officiating Leadership Team Named for 2017 World Cup

March 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Officiating Leadership Team Named for 2017 World Cup

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO, ONTARIO – The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) has announced the appointment of four outstanding individuals to the Women’s Officiating Leadership Team ahead of the FIL Rathbones Women’s World [...]

FIL Rathbones 2017 Women’s World Cup Schedule Released

March 6th, 2017|Comments Off on FIL Rathbones 2017 Women’s World Cup Schedule Released

Toronto, Ontario — The Official FIL Rathbones Women’s Lacrosse World Cup playing schedule is now available. The 2017 FIL Rathbones Women’s Lacrosse World Cup will take place between 12-22 July 2017 at Surrey Sports Park. [...]

Final Individual Statistics

August 5th, 2015|Comments Off on Final Individual Statistics

(Edinburgh, Scotland) Again, many thanks to Chip Rogers of the U19 Lacrosse World Championship team for providing these statistics. […]

INDOOR

WILC 2015 Results

September 29th, 2015|Comments Off on WILC 2015 Results

Check out all the results from the 2015 FIL World Indoor Lacrosse Championship below or on the Results Page. […]

Canada wins 4th straight WILC gold

September 28th, 2015|Comments Off on Canada wins 4th straight WILC gold

#LMLive: Canada Takes Gold Again at WILC by Neil Stevens | LaxMagazine.com (republished with permission) (SYRACUSE, N.Y.) Canada’s world dominance in box lacrosse continues. A 12-8 victory over the Iroquois Nationals on Sunday earned [...]

WILC 2015 Awards

September 28th, 2015|Comments Off on WILC 2015 Awards

(ONONDAGA NATION) During play at the 2015 World Indoor Lacrosse Championships, the FIL Awards Committee were busy at work. […]

DEVELOPMENT

Inaugural BCH FIL Youth Development Clinic To Be Held at World Cup

April 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on Inaugural BCH FIL Youth Development Clinic To Be Held at World Cup

The Federation of International Lacrosse will be hosting the inaugural Balls • Cockerton • Hayes (BCH) Youth Development Clinic during the FIL Rathbones 2017 Women's Lacrosse World Cup on 19 & 20 July in Guilford, England. The [...]

Taiwan Awarded Full Member Status

February 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Taiwan Awarded Full Member Status

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO, ONTARIO – The Taiwan Lacrosse Association (TWLA) has been granted full membership status in the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL). Bob DeMarco, FIL’s new Director of Development, said that [...]

FIL Development Committee Adds Three New Members

November 4th, 2016|Comments Off on FIL Development Committee Adds Three New Members

TORONTO, ONTARIO—The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) has announced the addition of three new members to its Development Committee. […]

REGIONAL NEWS

China becomes full member of FIL

August 15th, 2016|Comments Off on China becomes full member of FIL

TORONTO, ONTARIO – The China Lacrosse Association (CLA) has received full membership status in the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL). […]

China’s U19 Men Came Together as a Team in Coquitlam

August 15th, 2016|Comments Off on China’s U19 Men Came Together as a Team in Coquitlam

Tim Morgan, FIL Communications, asked China Lacrosse leadership for a brief walkthrough of their preparations for and eventual finish at the 2016 FIL U19 Men’s Lacrosse World Championship. Edwin Yu, [...]

Mike Elefante receives 2016 FIL Development Award

August 11th, 2016|Comments Off on Mike Elefante receives 2016 FIL Development Award

(COQUITLAM, BC) Mike Elefante received the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) 2016 International Lacrosse Development Committee Award (ILDC) on Saturday, July 16, 2016. […]

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Jim Scherr Named First Federation of International Lacrosse CEO

May 24th, 2017|Comments Off on Jim Scherr Named First Federation of International Lacrosse CEO

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO, ONTARIO—Jim Scherr, former CEO of the U.S. Olympic Committee, has been named as the first CEO of the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL). The FIL, formed in 2008 as [...]

Inaugural BCH FIL Youth Development Clinic To Be Held at World Cup

April 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on Inaugural BCH FIL Youth Development Clinic To Be Held at World Cup

The Federation of International Lacrosse will be hosting the inaugural Balls • Cockerton • Hayes (BCH) Youth Development Clinic during the FIL Rathbones 2017 Women's Lacrosse World Cup on 19 & 20 July in Guilford, England. The [...]

FIL Announces Two New Men’s Lacrosse Committee Chairs

February 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on FIL Announces Two New Men’s Lacrosse Committee Chairs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO, ONTARIO—The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) has announced the appointment of two long-time organization leaders to committee chair positions. Tom Sutton of Eden, New York, has been named Chair [...]