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 […]
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 […]
*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 […]
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.
The 2012 season the Central Iowa Lacrosse Association’s Box Lacrosse League came to a close last night. This year’s championship pitted a relative newcomer against a familiar face.
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…
As November winds down and we rush headfirst into the holiday season, the Central Iowa Lacrosse Association is happy to offer a few opportunities to get your lax on.
Some of this text will be kind of personal in nature, but I hope it sheds light on the realities of running a lacrosse organization while juggling a personal life.
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 […]
A new season of box lacrosse kicked off in Des Moines, Iowa last night. Four teams took the field to open the league’s fourth year.
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. […]
I know regular readers are eager to see the weekly recap of Valley’s games, but unfortunately that post will be delayed this week. Dues to some issues beyond my control, I had to miss yesterday’s varsity game; the JV game was canceled by the opposing team. The team’s score book is currently in somebody else’s […]
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 […]
I apologize for not getting this post up earlier today. And I apologize for the lack of color commentary. This has been an extremely busy week for me and I am lacking sleep. Tonight is the final night of the 2011-12 Central Iowa Lacrosse Association Box Lacrosse League. One lucky team will leave the Soccer […]
The semifinals of the Iowa Box Lacrosse League are in the books! Check out the post for more info on this growing league.
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 […]
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 […]