North Adelaide Lacrosse Club

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The North Adelaide Lacrosse Club was founded on 22 March 1887,[1] and is the oldest continually existing lacrosse club in South Australia. Nobel Laureate Sir William Henry Bragg, previously a member of the Adelaide Lacrosse Club, was a founding member of North Adelaide as well as the Adelaide University Lacrosse Club later in 1889. NALC are currently located in the suburb of Gepps Cross.

Premierships[edit]

North Adelaide had early success in the South Australian Lacrosse Association, but have not won an A Grade premiership since 1960.

A Grade Premierships:

  • 1888, 1889, 1897, 1909, 1910, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1960[2]

North Adelaide also unofficially won the premiership in 1887 before the South Australian Lacrosse Association was formally constituted.[3]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "LACROSSE". The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889). Adelaide, SA: National Library of Australia. 23 March 1887. p. 7. Retrieved 4 September 2015. 
  2. ^ List of South Australian Lacrosse Premiers
  3. ^ "LACROSSE NOTES". South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900). Adelaide, SA: National Library of Australia. 10 September 1887. p. 7. Retrieved 26 June 2014. 

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