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

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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

Coquitlam Silences Brampton in Overtime to Win the Minto Cup

Photo Courtesy of In Lacrosse We Trust The best game of the tournament would need overtime to decide the outcome as the Coquitlam Adanacs captured the Minto Cup championship. Brampton would put together an impressive comeback and force overtime, but Coquitlam used those extra ten minutes to their advantage. Early on in the game it … Continue reading Coquitlam Silences Brampton in Overtime to Win the Minto Cup

Huge Second Period Helps Brampton Defeat Coquitlam and Stay Alive

Photo Courtesy of In Lacrosse We Trust It would be a very tight back and fourth battle all game long. A huge second period would help push Brampton out and secure the 12-8 win and stay alive in the finals. The first quarter would be very tight as both squads battled back and fourth on … Continue reading Huge Second Period Helps Brampton Defeat Coquitlam and Stay Alive

The Chaos Has Settled, Coquitlam Takes a 2-0 Lead in the Minto Cup Finals

Photo Credit: Cliff McCraig After 48 hours of madness we would finally have a game! Coquitlam would be able to overcome missing Ryland Rees and their offense looked very good as a big second period would help them secure the win and go up 2-0 in the series. In the first quarter both teams would … Continue reading The Chaos Has Settled, Coquitlam Takes a 2-0 Lead in the Minto Cup Finals

2018, Not a Banner Year For The CLA

Photo Credit: Cliff McCaig The Canadian Lacrosse Association (CLA) has not had the best track record as of late. First it was the dispute between the CLA and Player Association that almost blocked Canada from going to the FIL World Lacrosse Champions in Israel this summer. That was finally resolved and from then on it … Continue reading 2018, Not a Banner Year For The CLA

Jeff and Dan Teat Suspened

Photo Credit: Dave Fryer On Wednesday morning it was reported by Jake Elliot that both Brampton Excelsiors player Jeff Teat and coach Dan Teat would be suspended for three games.    This decision from the CLA comes after Tuesday’s game one of the Minto Cup Finals in which the Coquitlam Adanacs beat the Brampton Excelsiors … Continue reading Jeff and Dan Teat Suspened

Coquitlam Takes 1-0 Lead Over Brampton in the Minto Cup Finals

Photo Courtesy of Coquitlam Adanacs In a series that was supposed to be one sided in Brampton's favor they would lose game one in a tight battle. People are starting to take back what they said about Coquitlam as they were able to defeat Brampton 11-9 to take a 1-0 lead in the 2018 Minto … Continue reading Coquitlam Takes 1-0 Lead Over Brampton in the Minto Cup Finals

Coquitlam Defeats Okotoks to Advance to Fifth Straight Minto Cup Finals Apperance

Photo Courtesy of In Lacrosse We Trust The Coquitlam Adanacs have advanced to the Minto Cup finals for the fifth time in a row as they defeated the Okotoks Raiders 11-5 in the play-in game. Coquitlam really did dominate in this game and they never let Okotoks even sniff a comeback like the game these … Continue reading Coquitlam Defeats Okotoks to Advance to Fifth Straight Minto Cup Finals Apperance