Washington state prep lacrosse round-up for April 14 – 20
SEATTLE — Potential sanctioning of high school lacrosse in Washington state, the Everett Herald’s decision to cover high school lacrosse and a Seattle Times centerpiece feature on O’Dea boys head coach and Major League Lacrosse standout Drew Snider are among the lacrosse stories making headlines across the state from April 14 – 20.
Read these stories along with a feature on lacrosse catching on in Camas and Washougal in SW Washington, the naming of Washington’s U19 girls team that will compete in this spring’s Women’s National Tournament along with game reports and NCAA lacrosse commitments by Washington state high school players in the complete round-up from the lacrosse week in Washington state.
To see a comprehensive list of prep lacrosse stories published in Washington state and nationally visit the Washington State Prep Lacrosse Media Center.
|4/21/14||Everett Herald||All||Why and how we’ll cover high school lacrosse|
|4/21/14||Everett Herald||All||Supporters lobby WIAA to make lacrosse a high school sport|
|4/20/14||Seattle Times||O’Dea||O’Dea coach seeking to raise everyone’s lacrosse IQ|
|4/16/14||Maple Valley Reporter||Tahoma||High School Sports: Tahoma lacrosse team loses in Arizona|
|4/16/14||StudentSports.com||Snohomish||Washington senior to Regis|
|4/16/14||Voice of the Valley||All Schools||US Lacrosse names 25 Washington state high school girls to U-19 regional team|
|4/16/14||KEPR TV (Tri Cities)||Richland, Southridge||Highlights: Southridge, Richland game (second story in clip)|
|4/16/14||Issaquah Reporter||Issaquah||Issaquah girls win fourth straight in lacrosse|
|4/15/14||Camas-Washougal Post-Record||Camas||Lacrosse catches on|
|4/15/14||Issaquah Press||Issaquah||Issaquah tops state lacrosse poll|
|4/15/14||Mercer Island Reporter||Mercer Island||Eye on MI: Signs of the times|
|4/15/14||Bainbridge Island Review||Bainbridge, Nathan Hale||Spartans dominate Nathan Hale 15-4 in boys LAX (includes slide show)|
|4/15/14||Mercer Island Reporter||Mercer Island||Three MIHS girls LAX players selected to compete at national tournament|
|4/14/14||Mukilteo Beacon||Mukilteo, Snohomish||Girls prep lacrosse | Snohomish beats Mukilteo|
|4/14/14||Everett Herald||Snohomish, Mukilteo||Snohomish overcomes slow start en route to 18 – 4 win over Mukilteo|
|4/14/14||Mercer Island Reporter||Mercer Island||Islander boys lacrosse suffers first loss|
|4/14/14||Everett Herald||Snohomish||Snohomish’s Nyquist headed to Regis|
About Lacrosse in Washington State
Lacrosse has over 100 years of history in Washington state with clubs playing in the early 1900s and high schools now in their fourth decade of state competition. With Native American origins, lacrosse is one of the oldest organized sports on the continent and today is considered the fastest growing sport in America. In Washington state, some 4,000 student-athletes attending over 200 high schools play prep lacrosse, while another 6,000 play lacrosse at the youth, adult and collegiate club levels throughout the state. For more information on high school lacrosse in Washington state visithttp://www.WashingtonHSLAX.com.