1982 World Lacrosse Championship

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1982 World Lacrosse Championship
Tournament details
Host country United States
DatesJune 18-25
Teams4
Venue(s)Homewood Field, Baltimore, Maryland
Final positions
Gold Gold medal blank.svg United States (3rd title)
Silver Silver medal blank.svg Australia
Bronze Bronze medal blank.svg Canada
Fourth place England
1978
1986

The 1982 World Lacrosse Championship was the fourth World Lacrosse Championship and was played at Homewood Field in Baltimore, Maryland, from June 18-25, 1982. The United States defeated Australia in the final to win the tournament.[1] [2]

Results[edit]

Team 1 Team 2 Score
England Australia 5-25
United States Canada 23-12
Canada England 26-8
United States Australia 23-10
United States England 26-9
Canada Australia 18-24

Standings[edit]

Pos Team P W L Pts
1 United States 3 3 0 6
2 Australia 3 2 1 4
3 Canada 3 1 2 2
4 England 3 0 3 0

Final[edit]

United States 22, Australia 14

Awards[edit]

Best and Fairest Player: Jeff Kennedy, Australia. Best Goalkeeper: Tommy Sears, United States. Best Defender: Mark Greenberg, United States. Best Midfielder: John Butkiewicz, Australia. Best Attackman: Brooks Sweet, United States.

All-World Team: Peter Cann, A, Australia; Brendan Schneck, A, United States; Brooks Sweet, A, United States; John Butkiewicz, M, Australia; Vinny Sombrotto, M, United States; Bob Teasdall, M, Canada; Mark Greenberg, D, United States; Chris Kane, D, United States; Jeff Mounkley, D, England; Tommy Sears, G, United States.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "International Lacrosse Events History" (PDF). Federation of International Lacrosse.
  2. ^ "ALL-TIME FIL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS". US Lacrosse.
  3. ^ "Men's World Championship History - 2014 World Lacrosse Championship". www.worldlacrosse2014.com. US Lacrosse. Retrieved 26 July 2019.