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Ron John Selected 18th in NLL Draft; Patterson Picked 71st

Congrats and Ja:goh Ron John! Reprinted from https://ualbanysports.com/ | Men’s Lacrosse | 9/17/2020 PHILADELPHIA – University at Albany midfielder Ron John has been selected 18th overall, second pick in the second round, in the 2020 National Lacrosse League Draft by the Colorado Mammoth. Great Dane attack Jakob Patterson was picked 71st to San Diego. John […]

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Iroquois Nationals Accept Invitation To The World Games 2022

By Matt Dasilva | Fuel | September 7, 2020 | Reprinted from uslaxmagazine.com They’re in. The Iroquois Nationals have accepted an invitation to compete in the men’s lacrosse competition at The World Games 2022 in Birmingham, Ala., signaling a victory in the six-week campaign to reverse an earlier decision to exclude them due to Olympic […]

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NY Native American nicknames: Schools rethink mascots, branding

President Armstrong has been outspoken about the issue of offensive sports team mascots, logos, and names. Several school districts around the state are being encouraged by their alumni, parents, or teachers to make changes By Andrew Legare, James Johnson & Kevin Stevens | Aug 24, 2020 | Reprinted from oleantimesherald.com WATKINS GLEN (TNS) — When […]

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Strength of The Wolf: How Zed Williams Brought Joy To His Family

By Nelson Rice | Tuesday, September 1, 2020 | Pro | Reprinted from uslaxmagazine.com This article appears in the upcoming September/October edition of US Lacrosse Magazine. Tucked behind the stage inside the University of Virginia’s 520-seat Culbreth Theatre, Zed Williams worked his magic. Tasked with “running the fly” — the rigging system that moves scenery, […]

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Daemen lands another All-WNY talent in Justin Hemphill

By Miguel Rodriguez | August 27, 2020 | Reprinted from buffalonews.com Another All-Western New York boys’ basketball selection is taking his talents to Main Street, and Daemen College coach Mike MacDonald couldn’t be happier. That’s because in signing 2019 All-WNY first-team pick and former Cardinal O’Hara star Justin Hemphill, the Wildcats get an athletic and […]

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Ja:goh Daryn Smith!

Reprinted from San Diego Whalers Box Lacrosse Facebook Page Daryn Smith, #26 San Diego Whalers Box Lacrosse team is a California Champions! A great comeback from a 14-3 deficit. Daryn (Seneca) is standing 2nd row, far to the right end of the photo. Ja:goh Daryn!

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Lacrosse Without the Iroquois Nationals is No World Celebration

By Justin Meyer | August 05, 2020 | Reprinted from laxallstars.com The Iroquois Nationals learned of their exclusion from The World Games 2022 in Birmingham, Alabama, in the fall. One of the countries that was invited noticed the Iroquois Nationals weren’t on the list of competitors and were confused. It reached out to the Haudenosaunee, […]

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The PLL & Tewaaraton Carry the Message of The Creator’s Game and Honor The Native American Heritage of Lacrosse

The Tewaaraton Foundation and the PLL are committed to Honoring the Native American Heritage of Lacrosse By Cultivating: • Awareness of Native American Origins of Lacrosse• Understanding of the Significance of Lacrosse in Native Communities• Gratitude to Native Peoples for Sharing the Gift of Lacrosse with the World• Appreciation for some of the Core Values […]