CLA History: The Mann Cup

As summer starts to wind down so does the summer box season across Canada, and that means that the Canadian Lacrosse Association (CLA) national championships are on the horizon. This year, I wanted to take a dive into the history of each of the four CLA National Championships that will take place from August through … Continue reading CLA History: The Mann Cup

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CLA History: The Presidents Cup

As summer starts to wind down so does the summer box season across Canada, and that means that the Canadian Lacrosse Association (CLA) national championships are on the horizon. This year, I wanted to take a dive into the history of each of the four CLA National Championships that will take place from August through … Continue reading CLA History: The Presidents Cup

CLA History: The Minto Cup

As summer starts to wind down so does the summer box season across Canada, and that means that the Canadian Lacrosse Association (CLA) national championships are on the horizon.  This year, I wanted to take a dive into the history of each of the four CLA National Championships that will take place from August through … Continue reading CLA History: The Minto Cup

Senior C Lacrosse League Opening New Opportunities For Players in Ontario

Summer box lacrosse is big across Canada, especially in Ontario and British Columbia and is growing elsewhere. League's like the WLA and MSL get all the hype and praise, and rightfully so with the best teams and players. The Mann Cup and Minto Cup are huge events for lacrosse fans in Canada and some in … Continue reading Senior C Lacrosse League Opening New Opportunities For Players in Ontario

President’s Cup Heading Back to Kahnawake

Photo Credit Greg Horn The CLA has announced that the 2019 President's Cup will be held in Kahnawake, Quebec from August 26th to September 1st. The Kahnawake Mohawks of the Quebec Senior Lacrosse League (QSLL) will be the host team for the tournament. This will be the third time that the tournament has been held in … Continue reading President’s Cup Heading Back to Kahnawake

Can-Am Lacrosse League is Expanding

Photo Credit Frank Geyer The Can-Am Lacrosse League is expanding after they announced the addition of three new teams for the 2019 season. Of the three new teams coming into the league in 2019 there is a Canadian, American, and First Nations team. For those who don't know the Can-Am Lacrosse League is a Senior … Continue reading Can-Am Lacrosse League is Expanding

Peterborough Completes the Sweep, Captures Second Straight Mann Cup

Photo Credit Clifford Skarstedt/Peterborough Exaimner The Peterborough Lakers defeated the Maple Ridge Burrards 11-8 in game four of the Mann Cup to capture their second straight Mann Cup. Peterborough is the first team to complete a sweep in the Mann Cup since 2008 when the Brampton Excelsiors did it. It was a very close and … Continue reading Peterborough Completes the Sweep, Captures Second Straight Mann Cup

Big Third Period Aids Peterborough in Game Three Win

Photo Credit Jessica Nyznik / Peterborough Exaimner The Peterborough Lakers have taken a 3-0 lead in the Mann Cup after defeating the Maple Ridge Burrards 11-6 on Monday night. The game remained relatively close throughout the first and second periods as it was a 6-4 Peterborough lead heading into the third. Defense was more or … Continue reading Big Third Period Aids Peterborough in Game Three Win

Peterborough Goes up 2-0 in Mann Cup

Photo Credit Clifford Skarstedt/Peterborough Examiner It was a ones-sided affair on Saturday as Peterborough dominated Maple Ridge to get the 10-1 win and go up 2-0 in the Mann Cup. Maple Ridge would score the opening goal of the game and then that was it as Peterborough dominated the rest of the way. There were … Continue reading Peterborough Goes up 2-0 in Mann Cup

Peterborough Takes Mann Cup Game One in Sudden Death OT

Photo Credit: Jessica Nyznik/Peterborough Examiner The Mann Cup got underway on Friday night in Peterborough with an instant classic. After a seven point second period that put Peterborough up 10-5 heading into the third Maple Ridge would mount an impressive comeback and force overtime. Entering overtime it was tied at 11 all and both sides … Continue reading Peterborough Takes Mann Cup Game One in Sudden Death OT