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Riverview-Sarasota’s Saxton Dunlap Faces T-Cell Lymphoma Diagnosis Head On

Riverview-Sarasota’s Saxton Dunlap Faces T-Cell Lymphoma Diagnosis Head On

Across The LAX World, Featured Posts, Florida Lacrosse News, High School, Tampa/Gulf Coast Boys
I've already called 2020 a kidney stone of a year so where do I go when the tough stories keep coming?  This now makes five stories I have received information about (one is still in process). Saxton Dunlap, a recent Riverview-Sarasota graduate, and a member of the initial recruiting class at Webber International University, has been confirmed to have T-Cell Lymphoma, which has been located in his bone marrow.  All the information about the road ahead is contained below, in his mother's write up. There is a GoFundMe page set up for Saxton's expenses: GoFundMe LINK Pleae help out if you can!  We'll link to a Facebook Recovery page when it's available Kristy Dunlap, Saxton's Mom Hello everyone, I’d like to thank you for your support. Where do I begin--I think COVID-19 saved my sons ...
PLL Update:  Utah Set For PLL Season; Will Run From July 25th to August 9th

PLL Update: Utah Set For PLL Season; Will Run From July 25th to August 9th

Across The LAX World, Featured Posts, Florida Lacrosse News, Launch/MLL/NLL/Women's Pro
  Note, we'll also update on the MLL efforts too.   There is a video to watch at the link, which is HERE   The Premiere Lacrosse League changed their format this year for the current economic and social realities and have come up with a single-location 2 week format for the now 7-team league to play. There will be a group play to determine seeding and th #1 seed will receive the only Bye into the Semifinals.   How It Works The league's seven teams will compete in a fourteen-game group play format to determine seeding for the following week’s single-elimination tournament. Group Play July 25th - August 2nd All 7 teams will each play 4 games - matchups will be drawn randomly in Jun...
Deep South Lacrosse Update on Cardinal Mooney’s Mark Bavaro

Deep South Lacrosse Update on Cardinal Mooney’s Mark Bavaro

Across The LAX World, Featured Posts, Florida Lacrosse News
  I was thinkng about this but my good friend Larry Palumbo just put up an article on this for Deep South Lacrosse. So here's the LINK to Larry's article  (Mark, you need better taste in hockey loyalties . . .)   Here's also the links for his Facebook page and the GoFundMe:   Keep following his recovery at the #MikeyStrong facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/mikeybavaropage/ To help the Bavaro family with his medical expenses, please visit their GoFundMe page: https://www.gofundme.com/f/supporting-mike-bavaro  
A Father’s Day Lax Story on ESPN.Com:  Raven’s HC John Harbaugh As A Lacrosse Dad!

A Father’s Day Lax Story on ESPN.Com: Raven’s HC John Harbaugh As A Lacrosse Dad!

Across The LAX World, Featured Posts, Florida Lacrosse News
  Author's Note:  A Happy Father's Day to all of us blessed to be fathers   Father's Day gift: Ravens' John Harbaugh blessed to be ultimate lacrosse dad (Video at link)   Excerpt: Like so many high school seniors in 2020, Alison Harbaugh had her final spring sports season taken away by the coronavirus pandemic. Her parents, Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh and his wife, Ingrid, missed out on the milestone moment of watching their only child walk across the stage in a traditional graduation ceremony. Despite what they lost, what the Harbaugh family gained, surprisingly, were memories of a different sort that they'll savor when Alison is at Notre Dame, where she has committed to play lacrosse. Since he arrived in Baltimore in 2008, this was the time of y...
Back to Work!  And Some Thoughts . . .

Back to Work! And Some Thoughts . . .

Across The LAX World, Featured Posts, Florida Lacrosse News, Lee's Corner
  (Author's note: We will be leading off this re-boot with another sad story in our local lacrosse community, just adding to a miserable 2020 for the sport, and that will be up later today but I needed to get a few things off my chest before we get to it. Also, if you sent in a Recruit Commitment questionnaire that hasn't been published yet but your choice has changed please let me know at lee@floridalacrossenews.com)   It's been a lengthy time between posts as I made the decision that there really wasn't any point in handling the last 3+ months as if things were normal. We've received plenty of content from our contacts and I'll spread that over time. Suffice to say that what happened the last few weeks and months means we are entering a new period in our country a...
FHSAA Update on Coronavirus as of March 10th, Likely to be Updated Today

FHSAA Update on Coronavirus as of March 10th, Likely to be Updated Today

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According to the person I talked to, it is now in the hands of the Counties and the Schools . . . that is subject to change FHSAA Coronavirus Update Posted March 10th, 2020 The FHSAA has been closely monitoring updates from the CDC and the Florida Department of Health.  In a recent conference call with the CDC, sports organizations were advised to work closely with their own state and local health departments to protect against the COVID-19 virus.  Click HERE for general prevention guidelines for COVID-19.  The most recent update from the Florida Department of Health states the following: If you have been to China, Iran, Italy or South Korea in the past 14 days, you need to self-isolate for 14 days.  If you become sick during self-isolation, call your county health department. ...