7th Annual Under Armour B.C.’s Best” lacrosse recruiting

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B.C.’s Best happening tomorrow

By Cheryl Brown

Division 1, 2 & 3 NCAA lacrosse coaches are arriving to Victoria today in preparation of  “The 7th Annual Under Armour B.C.’s Best” lacrosse recruiting event held tomorrow June 8th at Topaz Park from 9:30am-3:00pm.

Top players from all over B.C. with a few from the U.S.  will be playing to the best of their ability in hopes of catching the eye of one or ideally several coaches in hopes of securing a much coveted lacrosse scholarship.


Former professional lacrosse players, Darren Reisig and Chris McKay, run B.C.’s Best.  Reisig is the Athletic Director and Head Coach of what is considered to be the Top Lacrosse Program in Western Canada at Claremont High School in Victoria.  McKay assists with the program at Claremont and runs the  high level training sessions for the players.


The players who will be attending tomorrow’s event applied and were accepted to the event based on talent, skill level and coaches recommendation. It is the most respected recruiting event in Western Canada and because of this garners new interest from lacrosse coaches and players every year.


This years attending coaches are:

Ohio State University

University of Delaware

Marquette Towson

University of Albany

Stony Brook

University of Penn State

University of Vermont

St. Joseph’s


Mercy Mars Hill


Young Harris

Concordia Furman

Robert-Morris University

University of Michigan

Denver Cornell

North Greensville University

Mt. Olive

Bellarmine Drexel


Sacred Heart University

Cleveland State University

New Jersey State Institute of Technology

Queens University


Davis and Elkins

Boston University


University of Indianapolis