The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) has awarded hosting rights for its 2022 Men’s World Championship to the Canadian city of Coquitlam, British Columbia.
The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) has awarded hosting rights for the 2021 edition of its Women’s World Cup to Towson in the US state of Maryland.
Sports and entertainment company Comcast Spectacor has acquired a National Lacrosse League (NLL) expansion franchise, which will be based in the US city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Alibaba executive vice-chairman Joe Tsai has acquired a National Lacrosse League (NLL) expansion franchise which will be based in the US city of San Diego.
The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) has elected three new members to its board of directors and completed a major revamp of its governance structure as it seeks to continue its ongoing development and fulfil an ambition of making the sports programme for the summer Olympic Games.
The National Lacrosse League (NLL) in the US has appointed Nick Sakiewicz, a founding executive of Major League Soccer (MLS), as its new commissioner with immediate effect.
The IMG College division of the IMG agency has acquired US mobile hospitality company TopShelf and has agreed a multi-year partnership with Princeton University.
Tom Hayes, director of development at the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL), said the global governing body is aiming to reintroduce lacrosse as an Olympic sport at the 2024 Games.
NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) lacrosse championships in North America have suffered a 42 per cent decline in attendance over the last five years, despite setting participation records.