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 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

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

2018 Mann Cup Preview

Photo Credit: Evans Photography The 2018 Mann Cup gets underway on Friday as the Maple Ridge Burrards and Peterborough Lakers will battle it out in a best of seven series for Canada's Senior A lacrosse championship. In the Mann Cup the Peterborough will represent Ontario and the MSL while Maple Ridge will represent British Columbia … Continue reading 2018 Mann Cup Preview

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