Daily Archives: December 9, 2011

Team USA Lacrosse: US Lacrosse Announces Rosters For “2012 Champion Challenge” U.S. National Men’s And Women’s Lacrosse Teams

US Lacrosse has announced the U.S. national men's and women's senior teams rosters for the 2012 Champion Challenge, a US Lacrosse event. Both national teams will face off against top collegiate and international competition at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Jan. 27-29.

The 21-member U.S. men’s senior team will play the University of Denver Sunday, Jan. 29. Leading the coaching staff for Champion Challenge will be several members of the U.S. men’s national team that claimed Team USA’s ninth title at the 2010 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Cup. The staff includes Kevin Cassese, currently the head coach at Lehigh University, Shawn Nadelen, entering his first season as head coach at Towson University, and Brian Dougherty, head coach at Chestnut Hill College. The roster includes players from the 2010 World Cup team and the 2009 training team as well as numerous professional level standouts.

The full U.S. men’s roster:

No. Pos. Name Current Team College
6 G Scott Rodgers Hamilton Nationals Notre Dame ’10
9 M Matt Striebel Rochester Rattlers Princeton ’01
10 D Matt Bocklet Denver Outlaws Johns Hopkins ’08
13 M Stephen Berger Charlotte Hounds Washington ’04
14 G Drew Adams Long Island Lizards Penn State ’09
19 A Kevin Leveille UMassters LC Massachusetts ’03
20 M Stephen Peyser Long Island Lizards Johns Hopkins ’08
22 A Casey Powell Hamilton Nationals Syracuse ’98
24 M Chris Eck Boston Cannons Colgate ’08
25 A Chazz Woodson LXM Pro Tour Brown ’05
26 M Doug Shanahan Ft. Lauderdale Flamingos Hofstra ’01
27 D Steven Waldeck Toronto Nationals Stony Brook ’10
29 D Lee Zink Denver Outlaws Maryland ’04
33 D Michael Evans Chesapeake Bayhawks Johns Hopkins ’09
41 D Brian Farrell Boston Cannons Maryland ’11
42 M Max Seibald Denver Outlaws Cornell ’09
43 D Greg Bice Ohio Machine Ohio State ’04
44 M Steven Brooks Chesapeake Bayhawks Syracuse ’08
56 M Peet Poillon Chesapeake Bayhawks UMBC ’09
91 A Mike Leveille New York Athletic Club Syracuse ’08
99 A Dan Glading Chesapeake Bayhawks Virginia ’09

MCLA Lacrosse: Colorado State Men’s Lacrosse 2012 Schedule Features Chapman, Arizona State, Stanford, Cal Poly, BYU And Colorado

Feb. 18 @ Adams State College (NCAA Div. II) @ Colorado Springs, CO
Feb. 19 vs. University of Northern Colorado @ Loveland, CO
Feb. 24 vs. Simon Fraser University @ Portland, OR (Southridge HS)
Feb. 25 vs. Chapman University @ Portland, OR (Southridge HS)
Mar. 3 @ Colorado College (NCAA Div. III)
Mar. 10 @ Arizona State University
Mar. 11 vs. Stanford University @ Tempe, AZ
Mar. 13 @ University of Arizona
Mar. 21 vs. University of Washington
Mar. 23 vs. Cal Poly
Mar. 25 vs. Southern Methodist
Mar. 29 vs. UC-Santa Barbara
Apr. 7 vs. Brigham Young University* @ Highlands Ranch, CO
Apr. 13 vs. University of Utah*

Apr. 21 @ University of Colorado*$ @ Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium

May 4-5 – RMLC League Championships @ Grand Junction, CO

May 14-19 – MCLA National Championships @ Greenville, SC

Indicates Home Games
* Indicates RMLC League Contests
$ Indicates Rocky Mountain Lacrosse Showdown
# Indicates CSU Lacrosse Hall of Fame Game