Team BC Women’s Field Lacrosse Competes at Florida Tournament

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(ISN) – BC Lacrosse Association’s Team BC Senior and Sophomore Women’s Field Lacrosse teams competed at the deBeer President’s Cup Recruiting Tournament at the Wide World of Sports Complex at DisneyWorld in Orlando, Florida and Lake Myrtle Sports Park in Auburndale, Florida November 21-23.

The Team BC Senior squad collected a 3-win and 1-tie record at the 3-day event. Their first victory was 12-6 over the Pacific Falcons (California). In the second game, the BC Seniors defeated the Storm Selects (California) 10-7. The only blemish to Team BC’s record was a 10-10 draw versus the Florida State champion, Stickbenders (Florida). In the final game, Team BC Seniors narrowly defeated Texas Tenacity 12-11.

The Team BC Sophomores competed hard and showed great improvement every game as they finished with a 1-win and 3-loss record. The Sophomore team fell 12-6 to Team Extreme (Baltimore, MD) to start the tournament. In Game 2, Team BC dropped a close match 9-6 to Lakeshore (Long Island, NY) in a back and forth exciting contest. The Sophomore team put everything together against the Pittsburgh Premier (Pittsburgh, PA) and defeated them 8-6 for their first victory. Team BC dropped the final game 15-6 to an exceptional Team M&D Red (Baltimore, MD). A large contingent of NCAA College recruiting coaches attended each game scouting Team BC athletes.

Team BC Field Lacrosse Co-ordinator, Reynold Comeault (Pitt Meadows) was impressed with all Team BC efforts as well as the attention the athletes received from college coaches. “The Senior Team performed very well battling back from deficits to complete the event undefeated,” stated Comeault. “Countless NCAA coaches raved about Team BC athletes pointing out their excellent stick skills and ability to make quick decisions. The Sophomore team’s first experience with the high-caliber Women’s Field Lacrosse competitions was very much an eye opener. Through perseverance and training sessions the past two months, the girls’ performance improved each minute.”

The Team BC Women’s Field Lacrosse high performance program consists of three Women’s Field Lacrosse teams in the Freshman, Sophomore and Senior age categories. All Team BC Women’s Field Lacrosse teams continue to train for their next competition at the 2015 Sandstorm Lacrosse Festival in Indio, California on January 17-18.

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