Under Armour All-American date announced
December, 2, 2011
Jimmy Hurlburt/ESPNHSThe Under Armour All-American Lacrosse Classic will take place June 30, 2012 at Towson University.Baltimore, Md. – Corrigan Sports Enterprises announced the seventh annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic will take place on Saturday, June 30 2012 at Towson University’s Johnny Unitas Stadium in Towson, Md.
88 of the nation’s top boys and girls high school seniors will earn the sport’s most prestigious honor and highlight a full weekend of events with the All-America boys senior showcase live on ESPNU Saturday evening at 8 p.m. The girls will face off at 5 p.m.
In addition to the All-American games, the weekend will once again include a ten-region underclassmen event with boys and girls All-Star teams from Baltimore, Long Island, Midwest, New England, New Jersey, Philadelphia, South, Upstate NY and Washington, D.C. and West.
The three-day underclassmen tournament (June 29 – July 1) will feature the top national lacrosse players from the graduating classes of 2013, 2014 and 2015. Underclassmen tryout dates for each region will be announced next month.
The senior All-Americans are selected by a panel of lacrosse experts at Inside Lacrosse Magazine. The year-long process includes input from college and high school coaches from across the country as well as nominations from the general public. Seniors can be nominated by anyone on the event’s website: www.underarmourlacrosse.com.
Last year the boys’ South team emerged victorious for the second time in the event’s history by downing the North squad, 11-9. The girls’ North team won 15-10 by outscoring the South 8-3 in the second half.
For more information, visit www.underarmourlacrosse.com.