Men’s Lacrosse

Breaking:  IMG Academy Names Matt Kerwick Director of Lacrosse

Breaking: IMG Academy Names Matt Kerwick Director of Lacrosse

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via IMG press release   BRADENTON, Fla. (July 27, 2017) – Today IMG Academy announced Matt Kerwick, a veteran collegiate head coach, as its new Director of Lacrosse. Kerwick most recently led the men’s program at Cornell University where he served as head coach since 2013. As Director of Lacrosse, Kerwick will oversee all aspects of IMG Academy’s lacrosse program including boarding school student-athletes, college placement, alumni relations, camps, visiting team training and events. “This is an exciting opportunity to lead student-athletes at one of the most committed academic and athletic institutions in the world. Developing students in the classroom while utilizing the most advanced athletic facilities and staff in the country is what IMG Academy represents," said Kerw
US Lacrosse Names STA As #1 in the Southeast and Kevin Crowley as Southeast POY! Again!

US Lacrosse Names STA As #1 in the Southeast and Kevin Crowley as Southeast POY! Again!

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via US Lacrosse Magazine - Aimee Ford Foster   Excerpt:   HS Wrap 2017: Crowley Helps St. Thomas Aquinas (Fl) To Second Straight Title Tuesday 27 JUN 2017 Aimee Ford Foster | High School As the St. Thomas Aquinas (Fla.) boys’ lacrosse team closed in on its second consecutive Florida High School Athletic Association state championship, Kevin Crowley knew something special was ending. Kevin Crowley, who was a key part of both those title runs, was playing for the last time with classmates who had surrounded him for years. He also was playing for the last time for his father, coach Terry Crowley. The younger Crowley made the most of it, totaling six goals and three assists in the state semifinals and finals. The final goal of his high school career came with 5:5
Coming Soon!  A Newly Redesigned FLN Web Site!

Coming Soon! A Newly Redesigned FLN Web Site!

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  I wanted to give our readers a 'Heads-Up!' concerning what will be a MAJOR revamping of the FLN Web Site. Right now we are pretty much solely an online newspaper and that will change substantially with the new approach. The new look will incorporate many more content approaches, and we will have dedicated pages/sections for high school and recruiting, college and MCLA, the Launch and MLL, Club and Youth, a new Parent's Corner, an FLN Store and a very different home page.  One thing we are looking to do is to make the high school coverage more regional and we have some interesting ways to do it with our loyal readers. We hope to also utilize our YouTube channel more fully and target far more video coverage.  Talks are underway with a local college to possibly broadcast mo
Florida Launch Host Delray Lacrosse & Leadership

Florida Launch Host Delray Lacrosse & Leadership

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  On June 10th, Delray Lacrosse & Leadership played a scrimmage against Apprentice Lacrosse at FAU Stadium before the Florida Launch hosted the New York Lizards. The kids were treated to a pizza dinner before the scrimmage where they met with MLL player Chazz Woodson. They also participated in the high-five line to welcome the professional players on to the field before the game. The event marked the end to a groundbreaking first season for the Delray Lacrosse and Leadership program. They played several scrimmages in the spring against various teams in the town of Delray youth recreation lacrosse league. They also played in two local travel tournaments.     Director of Lacrosse Jeff Goldberg said ”we help our young players understand the commitment requir
OTS – Utah President Recommends Addition of Men’s Lacrosse, Board Votes Friday!

OTS – Utah President Recommends Addition of Men’s Lacrosse, Board Votes Friday!

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via US Lacrosse Magazine online - photo via Utah Lacrosse web site   Author's Note:  This would be a significant step for helping take the sport to a new geographic area at the D1 level!  Denver, Air Force, now Utah . . . critical mass to allow further west of the Mississippi expansion!   Excerpt: University of Utah president David W. Pershing has recommended the addition of men's lacrosse as a varsity sport to the university’s board of trustees, according to public documents. The board will vote via conference call Friday morning. If approved, Utah would become the westernmost and first Pac-12 school in the NCAA Division I men’s lacrosse landscape. The decision comes less than a year after former North Carolina assistant coach Brian Holman pulled up stakes to take
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