Team BC announces 2014 box lacrosse Head Coaches


by Jeff Gombar

January 17, 2014 (ISN) – The BC Lacrosse Association (BCLA) is proud to announce five Head Coaches for the Midget, Bantam, Pee Wee, Female Midget and Female Bantam 2014 Team BC – Box Lacrosse Programs.

The 2014 Team BC – Box Lacrosse Head Coaches are:

Midget: Curt Malawsky – Ridge Meadows Minor Association (Resides: Maple Ridge)

Bantam: Rich Catton – New Westminster Minor Association (Resides: New West)

Pee Wee: Daren Fridge – Ridge Meadows Minor Association (Resides: Coquitlam)

Female Midget: Dan Stroup – Port Coquitlam Minor Association (Resides: Port Coquitlam)

Female Bantam: Chris Gill – Ridge Meadows Minor Association (Resides: Pitt Meadows)

Female Junior: To be determined.

The Team BC Lacrosse Program is a high performance lacrosse program for Box and Field Lacrosse athletes in BC. The Team BC Lacrosse Program consists of six (6) Box Lacrosse squads (Midget, Bantam, PeeWee, Female Junior, Female Bantam, Female Midget) and four (4) Field Lacrosse squads (Men’s U19, U16, U14, Women’s Field U19). In July 2014, Team BC will also be participating in the North American Indigenous Games in Regina. These teams are selected from hundreds of athletes across BC and compete at National Championships against other Provincial teams.

The 2014 Box Lacrosse (Midget/Bantam/PeeWee) Nationals will take place August 4-9, 2014 hosted by New Westminster and Coquitlam Minor Lacrosse Associations. The 2014 Female Box Lacrosse (Junior/Midget/Bantam) Nationals will be August 6-9, 2014 in Whitby, Ontario.

For Team BC – Box Lacrosse athlete tryout information and applications, please visit the BC Lacrosse Association website at and click on the Team BC page. Player application information will be posted on the Team BC page no later than January 31, 2014.

For information about the BC Lacrosse Association programs and services, please visit our website or call 604-421-9755.