LIlacrossenews.com, Posted 5/15/12
From Press Release
US Lacrosse has announced the summer exhibition and clinic schedule for the U.S. Men’s National Under-19 Team. The team will compete in a series of three June exhibition games against local all-star squads and will host youth clinics at all three sites as part of the Team USA training weekends.
These unique educational sessions will be led by members of the U.S. men’s national under-19 team and are the exclusive opportunities to learn from the team as they prepare for July’s Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Under-19 World Championships in Turku, Finland.
The exhibition schedule is as follows:
June 16 – Team USA vs. Long Island all-stars – Unionville, N.Y. (Mitchell Field Stadium), 7 p.m.
June 23 – Team USA vs. Eastern Pennsylvania all-stars – Radnor, Pa. (Radnor High School), 7 p.m.
July 1 – Team USA vs. New Jersey all-stars – Mountain Lakes, N.J. (Mountain Lakes High School), 3 p.m.
The clinic schedule is as follows:
June 17 – Syosset, N.Y.* (Robbins Lane Field)
June 24 – Pottstown, Pa. (The Hill School)
June 30 – Mountain Lakes, N.J. (Mountain Lakes High School)
* This clinic is offered to players in grades 1-5. All other clinics are for players in grades 1-8.
A U.S. men’s national team goalie will be in attendance and provide specialized goalie instruction at each of these clinics. Each clinic participant will receive a Team USA T-shirt.
To purchase tickets to any of the three Team USA exhibitions, visit www.uslacrosse.org/mensU19. For more information on U.S. men’s national under-19 team clinics, visit www.uslacrosse.org/nationalteamclinics. Follow the Team USA through training camp July 6-9 at Bryant University and to the FIL Under-19 World Championships at www.laxmagazine.com/teamusa/u19men.
Warrior is the official equipment and apparel sponsor of the U.S. men’s national teams. Marriott, Nationwide and Shock Doctor are official sponsors of the National Teams Program.