Prairie Gold Lacrosse League

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The Prairie Gold Lacrosse League, formally known as the Saskatchewan Major Box Lacrosse League, is a Junior B box lacrosse league in Saskatchewan, Canada.

Teams[edit]

As of 2012 Season
Junior Division:

  • Estevan Big Dogs
  • Moose Jaw Mustangs
  • Prince Albert Predators
  • Regina Riot
  • Regina Rifles
  • Saskatoon Smash
  • Saskatoon Steelers
  • Yorkton Bulldogs

Senior Division:

  • Regina Heat
  • Saskatoon Brewers
  • Saskatoon Minotaurs

League Office[edit]

  • Chris Lesanko - Commissioner

Team records[edit]

Most Wins By A Team In A Single Season
Regular Season: 14 Wins - Moose Jaw Mustangs - The Moose Jaw Mustangs went undefeated in the 2004, 14 game season with 14 Wins and 0 Losses

Longest Winning Streak
Moose Jaw Mustangs,30 games (May 2nd, 2003 - August 7th, 2004)

Longest Streak Without a Loss
Moose Jaw Mustangs, 40 games (2002, 2003, August 7th, 2004)

Most Goals By A Team In A Single Season
239 Goals - Moose Jaw Mustangs - The Moose Jaw Mustangs in the 2005, 16 game season scored 239 goals.

Individual Records[edit]

Most Points
Ken Stewart, 285 (2002 - 2005)

Most Goals
Ken Stewart, 150 (2002 - 2005)

Most Assists
Ken Stewart, 135 (2002 - 2005)

Year by year review[edit]

2001 season[edit]

The Saskatchewan Major Box Lacrosse League was formed in May 2001 with the Big River Bulldogs, Saskatoon Smash, Regina and Assiniboia Attack. The Saskatoon Smash took the 1st year's unofficial league title by going undefeated throughout the season although no playoffs were held.

2002 season[edit]

The league added the Moose Jaw Mustangs team in 2002 and the Mustangs did not disappoint by not losing a game all year to capture the 1st ever official Junior Box Lacrosse Provincial Title defeating the Saskatoon Smash in the provincial final.

2003 season[edit]

The 2003 season was a huge success with the final game summarizing just how exciting this league is and will become even more so in the future as the developing teams become more competitive. The Moose Jaw Mustangs once again captured the league championship with a thrilling overtime victory over the Saskatoon Smash. The 2003 season seen large growth in the number of teams with the Swift Current Rampage, Yorkton Bulldogs, Prince Albert Predators and the 1st senior team, Regina Heat, entering the league.

The Saskatchewan Major Box Lacrosse League changed the name of the league to the Prairie Gold Lacrosse League at a meeting held on December 15, 2003.

2004 season[edit]

The 2004 season was another great season for the PGLL including the first season of tiered Junior lacrosse. The overall Tier 1 title was once again won by the Moose Jaw Mustangs although the team did lose its first ever game in the league losing a game to the Yorkton Bulldogs in the best of three final series. The Tier 2 title was also won by Moose Jaw showing this program has a strong contingent of players ready to keep the Mustangs near the top of the PGLL for years to come.

2005 season[edit]

The 2005 was a history making season with Saskatoon hosting the Founder's Cup for the first time in Saskatchewan's history. The Moose Jaw Mustangs kept their Tier 1 championship streak alive defeating the Saskatoon Smash in the final series. The Tier 2 championship was won by the Saskatoon Steelers showing the upcoming depth of the Saskatoon program. The Regina Heat captured the first ever Senior PGLL title with a win over the expansion Saskatoon Brewers.

2006 season[edit]

The 2006 was another great season for the PGLL. The Moose Jaw Mustangs kept their Tier 1 championship streak alive defeating the Saskatoon Smash in the final series. The Tier 2 championship was won once again by the Saskatoon Steelers showing the upcoming depth of the Saskatoon program. The Regina Heat captured their second consecutive ever Senior PGLL title with a win over the Saskatoon Brewers.

2007 season[edit]

The 2007 season article has yet to be written.

2008 season[edit]

The 2008 season is in the books. It was another great season, with many teams making names for themselves. Saskatoon Smash finished the regular season first, and went undefeated in the playoffs to win Tier 1 Junior Box Championship. The Yorkton Bulldogs had a slow start to the season, but finished it off with their first Tier 2 Junior Box Championship. Other teams with successful seasons were the Regina Riot, Saskatoon Steelers and the Prince Albert Predators.