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Wichita Wingmen vs. Kapaun Mt. Carmel

0 - Published April 18, 2014 by in Adult, Growth, Kansas, Wichita

On April 5th, the Wingmen played in our second scrimmage of the spring against a local high school team, the Crusaders of Kapaun Mount Carmel(KMC). As a first year team KMC has some talent in the midfield along with a bunch of new players eager to learn. After jumping out to an early lead it […]


Introducing the Wichita Wingmen

0 - Published April 1, 2014 by in Adult, Growth, Kansas, Summer Lax, Wichita

When you think of Kansas, what are some of the things that come to mind? The Bible Belt, Bad Weather, Slow Lifestyles, and Lacrosse.  One of those things doesn’t quite belong in a traditional sense, but here in Wichita, there are a few devoted fans of the Creator’s game and interest is starting to pick […]


A Roadmap for the Expansion of Iowa High School Lacrosse Part 3

0 - Published March 28, 2014 by in Adult, Cedar Rapids, CILA, Des Moines, Dubuque, Girls, Growth, High School, HS Boys, HS Girls, Iowa Colleges, Leagues, MCLA, Middle School, NCAA, Nebraska League, Northern Iowa, Quad Cities, Sioux City, Summer League, Valley, Waterloo, Youth

*Notice:  This article will focus on boys lacrosse at the high school level as it is the area that I am most directly involved in.  Girls lacrosse in Iowa is developing at a slower clip, so we may visit that topic in the future. Part 1 of this article discussed the history of high school […]


2012 BLL: Championship Game Photos

0 - Published March 5, 2013 by in Adult, Box, CILA, Des Moines

I received a few pictures from the 2012-13 Box Lacrosse League Championship Game this morning.  This match saw the Macaques face the defending champions on January 24.  The Cyclones secured their fourth consecutive championship with a three goal victory.    


2012 BLL: Week Seven Results & Week Eight Predictions

0 - Published January 24, 2013 by in Adult, Box, CILA, Des Moines

Registration for Valley’s 2013 season is underway. Practices plans and other coach-type stuff is being worked on constantly. And in my “real life” outside of lacrosse, I received some unexpected -but good- news that ate up two of my lunch hours last week. I don’t even remember Friday…


2012 BLL: Week Four Predictions

0 - Published November 15, 2012 by in Adult, Box, CILA, Des Moines, High School, Iowa Colleges

After failing to pick the biggest item of the night last week, I’ll give it another go.  But first, let’s take a look at how I did with last week’s Box Lacrosse League predictions: Game 1 – Tropics vs Cyclones — Winner: Cyclones How did I do?  The Cyclones extended their streak last week. Game […]


Registration Open: 2012 Box Lacrosse League

0 - Published October 5, 2012 by in Adult, Box, CILA, Des Moines, High School, Iowa Colleges

Registration is now open for the 2012 Box Lacrosse League! The 2012 season kicks off on Thursday, October 25, 2012.  Games will be held on Thursday nights at the Soccer House through Valentine’s Day. Registration is $80 per player.  Discounts are available for registering up to three players. This is a physical and competitive league.  […]


Presenting the 2011-12 CILA Box Lacrosse League Champions

0 - Published February 3, 2012 by in Adult, Box, Champions, CILA, Des Moines, Growth, High School, Iowa Colleges, Summer Lax, Summer League, Tournament, Youth

For the third straight year, the Cyclones are the Central Iowa Lacrosse Association Box Lacrosse League champions.  After finishing the season without a single loss (including a forfeit win courtesy of the Bulldogs), the Cyclones have now maintained a perfect record over three seasons of play. Championship Game: Cyclones 11, Aces 6 Yesterday I said […]


Central Iowa Lacrosse – Year 3 Part 4

1 - Published October 25, 2011 by in Adult, Box, CILA, Clinic, Des Moines, Growth, High School, Summer Lax, Summer League, Youth

Continuing on with the reaffirmation of goals for the Central Iowa Lacrosse Association, the remainder of the new objectives are listed below.  These objectives represent a renewed focus on developing lacrosse in Central Iowa. Objective 1 – Create A Stronger Boys Program Refer to Central Iowa Lacrosse – Year 3 Part 3 for information on […]


Spread the Word: Lacrosse is coming to Dubuque

2 - Published October 6, 2011 by in Adult, Clinic, Dubuque, Growth, Youth

Alan Temperly started the Dubuque Lacrosse Association in March, 2010.  Prior to relocating to Northeast Iowa, Temperly was the president of the Waterford Lacrosse Association in Michigan.  The DLA works with True Lacrosse and the University of Wisconsin-Platteville lacrosse club to provide lacrosse opportunities in the Dubuque metro area. ______________________________________________________________ The Dubuque Lacrosse Association will […]