Congrats to our 2016 Midget Girls for being crowned provincial ‘B’ champions, winning GOLD at provincials for the second year...
2016 Team Ontario lacrosse dominated the National Championships this year, with the help of some of our Nepean Knights. Team Ontario Bantam Girls, with the help of Knights Hailey Gibbons and Kayle Smith Osborne, completed the tournament with a 6-1 record and a gold medal. Hailey had a great tournament, scoring 2 points along the way. Kayle was...
Congrats to our 2016 Midget Girls for being crowned provincial ‘B’ champions, winning GOLD at provincials for the second year in a row! The tournament wasn’t an easy one, as they faced some tough competition but they proved that hard work and determination makes success! (Full results can be found here) Congrats to players: Hanna...
Congrats to the Nepean #1 and Bantam #1 boys teams for both going undefeated at the Hamilton Super Series tournament this past weekend and winning the championship. The peewee Knights beat Whitby #2 9-3 in the championship game. The bantam Knight beat Peterborough 6-4 in the final, coming back to win after being down 4-1....
Why Play Lacrosse?
“It’s lacrosse that helped teach me to spin off checks, take shots and protect the puck under pressure. My stick skills, the way to read the play quickly comes from lacrosse. The hand-eye coordination, is just one of the little things that helps you in hockey.”
John Tavares, two-time World Junior Hockey Champion
I could hardly wait to get my lacrosse stick out and start throwing the ball around. It didn’t matter how cold or rainy it would be, we’d be out firing the ball against walls and working on our moves as we played the lacrosse equivalent to road hockey
There is nothing I love more than lacrosse season.
All the good hockey players seemed to play lacrosse in those days and everyone of them learned something from the game to carry over to the other – things athletes can only learn by mixing up games they play when they are young.