(ISN) – The BC Lacrosse Association (BCLA) is proud to announce six Head Coaches for the Midget, Bantam, Pee Wee, Female Junior, Female Midget and Female Bantam 2015 Team BC Box Lacrosse Programs.
The 2015 Team BC – Box Lacrosse Head Coaches are:
Midget: Trevor Smith – Delta Minor Association (Resides: Delta)
Bantam: Jason Bishop – New Westminster Minor Association (Resides: New Westminster)
Pee Wee: Daren Fridge – Ridge Meadows Minor Association (Resides: Coquitlam)
Female Junior: Blair Bradley – Port Coquitlam Minor Lacrosse Association (Resides: Coquitlam)
Female Midget: Geordie Dean – New Westminster Minor Association (Resides: New Westminster)
Female Bantam: Dan Stroup – Port Coquitlam Minor Association (Resides: Port Coquitlam)
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 six (6) Field Lacrosse squads
(Men’s Field: U18, U15 & U13 teams; and Women’s Field: Senior, Sophomore & Freshman teams).
These teams are selected from hundreds of athletes across BC and compete at National Championships against other Provincial teams. The Women’s Field Lacrosse teams compete at recruiting tournaments in Washington, Florida and California.
The 2015 Box Lacrosse Bantam Nationals will take place July 21-26 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; the Female Box Lacrosse (Junior/Midget/Bantam) Nationals will be July 21-25, 2015 in Calgary, AB; and the Midget & Pee Wee Nationals will take place August 1-9, 2015 in Whitby, Ontario.
“The head coaches we have selected all come from rich lacrosse backgrounds and have prior experience with the Team BC program,” explained Team BC Technical Co-ordinator Darcy Rhodes. “We are confident they will successfully take our athletes to the next step of their long-term athlete development with the hopes of capturing gold at nationals.”