Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League
Rmll logo-good.jpg
Sport Box lacrosse
Country  Canada

The Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League (RMLL) is the name of the box lacrosse leagues in Alberta with one team in Saskatchewan and as of 2011 one in Manitoba. It is sanctioned by the Alberta Lacrosse Association. It organizes all senior and junior play in the province. The league is broken into several divisions: Senior B, Junior A, Junior B, Tier II and III junior as well as a Junior Ladies division.

The RMLL is experiencing rapid growth as the popularity of box lacrosse increases, spurred on by the expansion of the National Lacrosse League to Calgary in 2001 and Edmonton in 2005. In 2002, 18 teams played in the RMLL at all levels. In 2005, 37 teams participated. In 2006, 59 teams are competing.

National championships[edit]

The RMLL is guaranteed at least one berth in each of the following national championship tournaments. Championship teams from Alberta are listed:

2007 - Sherwood Park Outlaws
2002 - Edmonton Outlaws
1983 - Calgary Mountaineers
1975 - Edmonton Fullers
none
2009 - Calgary Mountaineers
1999 - Edmonton Miners
1980 - Enoch Tomahawks

The RMLL currently is not eligible for the Mann Cup Senior A championship. However, the Calgary Chinooks won the Mann Cup in 1914.

Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League Championships[edit]

Year Senior B Junior A Junior B


2013 Calgary Mountaineers Calgary Raiders Calgary Mountaineers
2012 Rockyview Knights Calgary Mountaineers Calgary Mountaineers
2011 Spruce Grove Slash Calgary Raiders Calgary Mountaineers
2010 St. Albert Sr. Miners Calgary Raiders Calgary Mountaineers
2009 Okotoks Raiders Edmonton Eclipse Calgary Mountaineers
2008 Sherwood Park Outlaws Edmonton Miners Calgary Mountaineers
2007 Sherwood Park Outlaws Edmonton Miners Calgary Mountaineers
2006 Sherwood Park Outlaws Edmonton Miners Edmonton Warriors
2005 Sherwood Park Outlaws Calgary Raiders Edmonton Warriors
2004 Edmonton Outlaws Edmonton Miners Calgary Mountaineers
2003 Edmonton Outlaws Edmonton Miners Edmonton Warriors
2002 Edmonton Outlaws   Edmonton Miners
2001 Edmonton Outlaws   Edmonton Miners
2000 DNF   Calgary Mountaineers
1999 Edmonton Miners   Edmonton Miners
1998 Edmonton Miners   Edmonton Miners
1997 Edmonton Miners   Edmonton Miners
1996 Edmonton Miners   Edmonton Miners
1995 Edmonton Miners   Edmonton Miners

Current teams[edit]

Senior B
Team Centre 2010 Record Finish
Calgary Knights Calgary 9-9-0 3
Calgary Senior Mountaineers Calgary/Cochrane 2-14-2 6
Edmonton Outlaws Edmonton 5-13-0 5
Okotoks Senior Raiders Okotoks 13-5-0 2
St. Albert Senior Miners St. Albert 14-4-0 1
Spruce Grove Slash Spruce Grove 5-11-2 4
Junior A
Team Centre 2010 Record Finish
Calgary Jr. Raiders Calgary 19-0-1 1
Calgary Jr. A Mountaineers Calgary 8-10-1-1 2
Edmonton Eclipse Edmonton 8-12-0 T-3
Edmonton Miners Edmonton 8-12-0 T-3
Junior B
Team Centre 2010 Record Finish
Calgary Jr. B Mountaineers Calgary 14-2-2 1 South
Calgary Chill Calgary 12-4-2 2 South
Red Deer Rampage Red Deer 12-6-0 3 South
Calgary Shamrocks Calgary 6-11-1 4 South
Crossfield Silvertips Cochrane 1-15-2 5 South
Manitoba Gryphons Winnipeg First Season
Edmonton Warriors Edmonton 11-4-3 1 North
Saskatchewan SWAT Saskatoon 12-5-1 2 North
Fort Saskatchewan Rebels Fort Saskatchewan 6-8-4 3 North
Sherwood Park Titans Sherwood Park 5-11-2 4 North
Northern Alberta Crude St. Albert 1-14-3 5 North

References[edit]