TUKWILA, Wash. – Led by Stony Brook commit McLean Chicquen and Eddie Smith, Victoria B.C.’s Claremont Secondary School powered past Issaquah 10-4 for the U-18 title at the 10th annual Space Needle Shootout, Sunday at Tukwila’s Starfire Sports Complex. Claremont joined British Columbia’s Coquitlam Adanacs, which won the U-16 and U-12 titles along with the Honey Badgers, a youth club from Bellevue’s eastside, which won the U-14 title game as 2013 champions at the Northwest’s largest lacrosse tournament.
TUKWILA, Wash. – Serious competition, fun and a NW cold spell with temperatures dipping into the high teens greeted lacrosse players from Victoria, Canada to Boise, Idaho on the second day of competition for the 10th annual Space Needle Shooutout, Saturday at Tukwila’s Starfire Sports Complex. Among those taking in Saturday’s 84 games for some 1,400 players at the Northwest’s largest lacrosse tournament was respected talent guru Jake Reed, whose Nike Blue Chip Lacrosse Camp is considered as the most exclusive showcase of prospective lacrosse talent for nearly every NCAA Division I lacrosse coach in the country.
TUKWILA, Wash. – The 10th annual Space Needle Shootout got underway Friday for more than 1,400 youth, middle and high school-aged lacrosse players at the Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila, Wash. Friday’s action saw the first 32 games of U-12, U-14, U-16 and U-18 lacrosse action for teams from Washington, Oregon, Idaho and British Columbia at the annual event presented by WALAX.com.
Tukwila to host 1,400 of the NW’s top youth lacrosse players at this weekend’s Space Needle ShootoutSubmitted by Walax on Thu, 2013-12-05 04:25
TUKWILA, Wash. – Over 1,400 youth, middle and high school-aged lacrosse players including many of the top NCAA prospects in the Northwest will converge on Tukwila this weekend for the 10th annual Space Needle Shootout. Taking place at the Starfire Sports Complex on Fri., Dec. 6 – Sun., Dec. 8 the annual event presented by WALAX.com has grown with the sport to become the region’s largest lacrosse tournament with 72 individual teams from Washington, Oregon, Idaho and British Columbia taking part.
Breakaway Lacrosse, Warrior Lacrosse & Walax.com are pleased to present a free coaching clinic with Univeristy of Denver head coach Bill Tierney on Saturday, December 7th, 2013, at the Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila, WA (in conjunction with the Space Needle Shootout). Coach Tierney will be offering two seperate hour long clinics geared toward youth & high school coaches. Registration information available inside.
COVINGTON, Wash. – Tahoma High School’s lacrosse program has hired Rutgers lacrosse standout and three-sport New Jersey state champion Jonathan Lefferts as its boys JV coach. At Tahoma, Lefferts will lead the boys JV team while assisting second-year Tahoma head coach Brian Johnson, whose varsity squad tied for third in the Division I South Sound Conference last spring finishing the 2013 season with an 8-10-0 record. Story by Mike McQuaid.
The Washington Lacrosse Foundation is proud to announce that Jake Reed, of the Nike Blue Chip Lacrosse Camp, will be attending the 10th annual Space Needle Shootout to evaluate players for his summer and fall recruiting events. This years tournament will be held on Friday, December 6th, through Sunday, December 8th, at the Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila, WA. The Shootout provides high school teams, town teams and travel teams, from around the Northwest, the chance to improve during the off-season in a highly competitive regional tournament.