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Israel to Host 2018 FIL Men’s Lacrosse World Championship

By | 2017-05-23T16:49:14+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Men, World Events|

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.  The event, which will feature 50 participating countries and over 2,000 athletes, will take place 12-21 July next summer in [...]

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FIL Announces Two New Men’s Lacrosse Committee Chairs

By | 2017-05-12T20:10:47+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|FIL, Men, Officiating|

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 of the FIL Men’s Officiating Committee and Brad Scibak, of Woodbury, Minnesota, has been appointed Chair of the Men’s Rules [...]

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

By | 2017-05-06T12:07:07+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Officiating, U19 Men|

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 event July 9-18, 2020 at the University of Limerick in Castletroy, Limerick, Ireland. “Thank you to the FIL. I [...]

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

By | 2017-05-06T10:10:30+00:00 August 15th, 2016|Regional News, U19 Men, World Events|

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, China Lacrosse’s head coach, graciously responded to the question with the below accounting of their journey. It’s quite a story, [...]

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US eight-peats with dramatic comeback over Canada

By | 2017-05-14T15:25:10+00:00 July 17th, 2016|U19 Men, World Events|

COQUITLAM, BC – The United States came back from a 6-0 deficit to defeat Canada 13-12 Saturday in front of a standing-room only crowd at the 2016 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Under-19 Men’s Lacrosse World Championships presented by Novus. Earlier in the day the Iroquois Nationals defeated Australia 20-8 [...]

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Iroquois win bronze: England takes 5th

By | 2017-05-15T08:34:50+00:00 July 16th, 2016|U19 Men, World Events|

COQUITLAM, BC – The Iroquois Nationals beat Australia to win their third consecutive bronze medal at the U19 level and England held off a very determined Israel squad to finish in fifth place Saturday at the 2016 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Under-19 Men’s Lacrosse World Championships presented by Novus. [...]

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Ireland, China, Hong Kong & Mexico win placing games

By | 2017-05-15T08:51:10+00:00 July 16th, 2016|U19 Men, World Events|

COQUITLAM, BC – Four games were played in the 2016 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Under-19 Men’s Lacrosse World Championship presented by Novus on Friday. […]

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USA-Canada for Gold; Iroquois-Australia Bronze

By | 2017-05-15T09:04:33+00:00 July 15th, 2016|U19 Men, World Events|

COQUITLAM, BC – The United States will contend for their eighth consecutive Under-19 world championship on Saturday after a near-perfect game in a 23-1 semifinal win over Australia on Thursday. They will face Canada once again for the world U19 title, after the host defeated the Iroquois Nationals 14-11. [...]

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Championship Semis Set as Iroquois, Aussies win

By | 2017-05-26T11:30:28+00:00 July 14th, 2016|U19 Men, World Events|

COQUITLAM, BC – The Final 4 is set at the 2016 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Under-19 Men’s Lacrosse World Championships presented by Novus. Canada will face the Iroquois Nationals Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. and the United States will look to book their ticket in the final in a [...]

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