Minto Cup: Round Robin Play Wraps Up

Through three days of play, the round robin portion of the Minto Cup has concluded, and the semifinal game and finals are on the horizon.  After Saturday's contest, Victoria, Okotoks, and Orangeville will be moving on while Coquitlam has seen their season come to an end following an upset loss. Victoria and Okotoks will face … Continue reading Minto Cup: Round Robin Play Wraps Up

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Founders’ Cup: Calgary Defeats Six Nations, Claims Gold

The Calgary Shamrocks completed the upset as they defeated the Six Nations Rebels 16-15 in the Gold Medal game on Sunday night, becoming the first team from outside Ontario to capture the cup in ten years. Calgary was able to get ahead early and sustain their lead, warding off a very tough Six Nations team … Continue reading Founders’ Cup: Calgary Defeats Six Nations, Claims Gold

Minto Cup: Orangeville Continues To Roll, Okotoks Defeats Victoria

Day two of round robin play at the Minto Cup is in the books as Orangeville and Okotoks claimed wins on Saturday night. The Okotoks Raiders were able to take down the Victoria Shamrocks in a very back-and-forth affair, and the Orangeville Northmen continued to roll as they defeated the Coquitlam Adanacs pretty handedly.  Okotoks … Continue reading Minto Cup: Orangeville Continues To Roll, Okotoks Defeats Victoria

Founders’ Cup: Medal Round Games Set In Stone

Through five days of play, the round robin portion of the Founders' Cup has concluded and medal play is on the horizon.  Saturday saw five games played to wrap up round robin play, and almost all five games were blowouts. Coquitlam defeated North Shore 18-3, Six Nations beat Manitoba 15-3, Saskatchewan beat Seneca 12-7, Six … Continue reading Founders’ Cup: Medal Round Games Set In Stone

Minto Cup: Orangeville Opens Round Robin Play Strong

Day one of round robin play at the Minto Cup is in the books as the Orangeville Northmen and Coquitlam Adanacs got the tournament started with wins.  On day one, both Orangeville and Coquitlam got wins but it was Orangeville who made the biggest splash. Orangeville steamrolled Victoria from the beginning and never looked back, … Continue reading Minto Cup: Orangeville Opens Round Robin Play Strong

Founders’ Cup: Six Nations And Calgary Continue To Dominate, Seneca Secures First Win

  Through four days of round robin play at the Founders' Cup, the Six Nations Rebels and Calgary Shamrocks remain the two teams left unbeaten. Once again, Both teams secured wins by pretty significant margins on Friday.  Also on Friday, the Seneca WarChiefs secured their first win of the tournament as they faced the North … Continue reading Founders’ Cup: Six Nations And Calgary Continue To Dominate, Seneca Secures First Win

Founders’ Cup: Calgary And Six Nations Remain On Top

Day three of the 2019 Founders' Cup is in the books and only two days of round robin play remain. Through three days of play, the Calgary Shamrocks and Six Nations Rebels are the only two teams that still remain unbeaten.  Calgary Shamrocks 12, North Shore Kodiaks 5 The Calgary Shamrocks used a second period … Continue reading Founders’ Cup: Calgary And Six Nations Remain On Top

Founders’ Cup: Calgary, Manitoba, Six Nations Stay Perfect

Through the first two days of play at the 2019 Founders' Cup, the Calgary Shamrocks, Manitoba Blizzard, and Six Nations Rebels are all still undefeated with 2-0 records. On day two of the Founders' Cup there were certainly much better games than there were on day one. The last two games of the day were … Continue reading Founders’ Cup: Calgary, Manitoba, Six Nations Stay Perfect

Founders’ Cup: Blowouts Highlight Day One

The 2019 Founders' Cup got under way in Winnipeg, Manitoba on Tuesday with four games being played throughout the day. With the exception of the final game of the day, they were all blowouts as the first three games saw double-digit margin of victories.  Six Nations Rebels 15, North Shore Kodiaks 4 In the first … Continue reading Founders’ Cup: Blowouts Highlight Day One

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