Australia men's national lacrosse team

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The Australia men's national lacrosse team represents Australia at men's lacrosse. It is governed by Australian Lacrosse Association. They are currently ranked 3rd in the world, behind USA and Canada.[1] The team nickname is the Sharks, and their Head Coach is Glenn Meredith. [2] The team is a full member of the Federation of International Lacrosse.[3] The next major event for the team will be the 2014 World Lacrosse Championship, held in Denver, United States.[4] In the World Lacrosse Championships, the Australian men's team were runners-up on 4 occasions and came 3rd on 7 occasions.

The U19 team recently participated in the 2012 FIL U19 Men's World Championships in Turku, Finland. They were placed 5th.[5]

Australia U19 lacrosse team
Players Coaches
  • Jordan Cox
  • Sam Mackinnon
  • Callum Mortimer
  • Brayden Simpson
  • Miles Blair
  • Isaac Cahill
  • James Court
  • Connor Davies
  • Thomas Graham
  • Daniel Kennedy
  • Joshua Polkinghorne
  • Adam Sopp
  • Benjamin Thompson
  • Davis DiPietro
  • Joel Fanner
  • Griffin Jenney
  • Steven Kukucka
  • Jarryd Lee
  • Luca Letteri
  • Nicholas Longo
  • Christopher Moffat
  • Taylor Ryan
  • Angus Thompson-Pritchard
  • Callan Ahrens
  • Thomas Li
  • Douglas Schinnick
  • Head coach: Mark Mangan

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.filacrosse.com/?fileid=competitions&results=women
  2. ^ http://www.sportingpulse.com/assoc_page.cgi?client=1-2638-0-0-0&sID=205147&&news_task=DETAIL&articleID=18478298
  3. ^ http://www.filacrosse.com/?fileid=nations
  4. ^ http://www.filacrosse.com/?fileid=event&id=43
  5. ^ http://www.lacrosse.com.au/
  6. ^ http://caulfieldlacrosse.com.au/2012/01/06/mens-u19-2012-australi an-lacrosse-team-announced/
  7. ^ http://www.lacrosse.com.au/