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2017 Women’s World Cup – Day 1

By | 2017-07-13T12:32:31+00:00 July 13th, 2017|Women, World Events|

Stellar second half gives England victory in opening match 12 JULY 2017 —From English Lacrosse BOX SCORE England got their 2017 FIL Rathbones Women’s Lacrosse World Cup campaign off to a winning start with a 12-6 victory over home nation rivals Wales. A strong all-round display spearheaded by England captain and game MVP, [...]

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

By | 2017-05-16T10:17:06+00:00 April 2nd, 2017|Development, FIL, World Events|

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 BCH FIL Youth Development Program will be hosting clinics at all upcoming world championships. Grants are also available. Find out more [...]

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FIL Rathbones 2017 Women’s World Cup Schedule Released

By | 2017-05-13T10:40:01+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Women, World Events|

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. PLAYING SCHEDULE The seeding structure for the FIL Rathbones Women’s Lacrosse World Cup has been calculated through use of placing [...]

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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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