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Mann Cup 2017

Posted by Vancouver Minor Lacrosse Association at Sep 7, 2017 8:52PM PDT
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New West Salmonbellies vs Peterborough Lakers starting this Friday September 8th! New West beat out the Victoria Shamrocks to earn their way to host the Mann Cup. Peterborough beat out the Six Nations Chiefs 4 games to 1 and are headed to the west! Hope to see you there! Lacrosse at its’ finest.

All games are played at Queens Park Arena, 7:30 pm start

More information at
http://manncup.pointstreaksites.com/view/manncup

Live Webcast http://pointstreaksites.com/view/wla/wla-tv

The Mann Cup was presented by the late Sir Donald Mann, builder of the Canadian Northern Railway, for the Senior Amateur Championship of Canada and was originally a challenge cup. It is a gold cup, appraised at over $60,000 in 1999, and is one of the most valuable trophies in sport.

The Mann Cup was presented by the late Sir Donald Mann, builder of the Canadian Northern Railway, for the Senior Amateur Championship of Canada and was originally a challenge cup. It is a gold cup appraised at over $60,000 in 1999, and is one of the most valuable trophies in sport.

In September, 1925, when the Canadian Lacrosse Association was organized and uniform rules adopted for all competing teams, the Mann Cup was turned over to the C.L.A. by the New Westminster Club who held the trophy at that time. It was then placed into annual competition, with the series alternating from east to west.

The Mike Kelley Memorial Award – A medal presented by Gene Dopp, is given to the player selected by the sports writers as the most valuable to his team during each Mann Cup Series.

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Congratulations to U18 Team BC for winning Silver and U15 Team BC for winning Gold at the 2017 National Championships in Saskatoon! VMLA is proud of Liam O’Connor and Sekawnee Baker, U18 for going to the National Tournament and playing so well! Liam has played his entire field career of 7 years in Vancouver. VMLA has been fortunate to have Sekawnee mind our U18 net for the past 2 seasons. Sekawnee also earned the All Star Award for the National Championship! Way to go! Good job for all our BC players representing in Saskatoon!
BC vs Alberta W 12-9
BC vs Manitoba W 12-4
BC vs Ontario L 12-9
BC vs Saskatchewan W 15-5
BC vs Saskatchewan semi finals W 12-2
BC vs Ontario Medal Game L 17-13

BC U15 Win Gold in OT over Ontario

2017 Team BC – U18 Field Program Final Team Roster Drew Andre Ridge Meadows Sekawnee Baker Richmond Brayden Brown Victoria Gavin Bruce Ridge Meadows Justin Cloete Ridge Meadows Aidan Danby Penticton Ryan Dergousoff Kamloops Tyler Ewen Surrey Cooper Gettel Langley Lucas Infanti Coquitlam Dylan McCormick Ridge Meadows Liam O’Connor Vancouver Caleb Pearson Langley Kordell Primus Kamloops Mitchell Sandberg Delta Brian Simmons Adanc Arjan Singh Delta McCallum Slade Langley Kevin Sobey Surrey Maxwell Stalling Delta Cameron Way Pt. Coquitlam Chase Wright Surrey Mark Yingling Delta Head Coach: Ian Poole Assistant Coach: James Rahe Manager: Fred Lachlan

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Join us this Friday, September 1st for the next Intro to Field Lacrosse – Pre-Season Practice! South Memorial Turf 4:30-6pm. Bring your stick, bring a friend! Hope to see you there!

Registration is open at http://www.vancouverlacrosse.com/organizations/2358/pages/117537

Opening Day for 2017-18 Field Lacrosse Friday September 8th. SMT 4:30-6 pm Come out for practice, bbq, fun, jerseys!

Remember to complete your surveys and order your tickets for the VMLA 1st Annual Awards Banquet! Check your email for more information! Tickets are going fast, you don’t want to miss this great event!

Midgets Win Bronze!

Posted by Vancouver Minor Lacrosse Association at Jul 24, 2017 6:26AM PDT ( 1 Comment )
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Congratulations to the Midget team for bringing home the Bronze!
The boys fought hard, came back twice from being down 2 goals for a 6-4 win over Abbottsford! Joseph Lobbes was the outstanding MVP for the medal game!
We are proud of Daniel Waibler for being selected for the Subway All Star Team and Luke Friebel for the Warrior Fair Play Award.
Thank you to everyone who came out to support the team!
VMLA is proud of all our kids for a successful season!

Midgets Win Bronze!!

Posted by Melody Kurt at Jul 23, 2017 11:28AM PDT
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Congratulations to the Midget team for bringing home the Bronze!
The boys fought hard, came back twice from being down 2 goals for a 6-4 win over Abbottsford! Joseph Lobbes was the outstanding MVP for the medal game!
We are proud of Daniel Waibler for being selected for the Subway All Star Team and Lucas Friebel for the Warrior Fair Play Award.
VMLA is proud of all our kids for a successful season!