Memories will flood the Manhasset community this spring when the Lacrosse Day of Champions returns to Manhasset High School on Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28. A full schedule of lacrosse games will take place including several nationally and locally acclaimed programs at the college, high school and youth levels. All games will be played at Manhasset High School and at neighboring fields.
Mark your calendar-tickets are on sale now. Buy tickets online at www.irockfundhome.org until March 26 at $15 each. After March 26, tickets will be $20 each. All proceeds benefit two local charities: The Indians Rock Community Foundation and the Boomer Esiason Foundation.
The two-day event promises to be filled with fun and excitement:
Manhasset Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team vs. Seaford at 4:15 p.m.
Boys Youth Tournament 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Free Recruiting Seminar 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Manhasset High School Auditorium. Featuring Jason Miller, head lacrosse coach at St. John's University plus a panel of committed recruited student athletes. Free refreshments will follow the recruiting seminar.
Boys and Girls Youth Tournaments at 8 a.m.
JV Boys Lacrosse vs. South Side's JV at 10 a.m.
Top-20 ranked St. John's Men's Lacrosse Team vs. Rutgers' University at noon
Manhasset Boys Varsity vs. South Side at 2:30 p.m.
Food, refreshments and activities
Enter drawings to win: a flat-screen TV, an Apple Mac Book, iPod Touch or compete to become a finalist in a competition at the Woodstick Classic where one lucky winner may win a brand new 2009 Jeep Wrangler.
Ticket price includes admission for the entire event. All attendees, 5 years or older, must have a ticket for admission onto the campus on Saturday. No tickets are required for the Friday evening events. Tickets will allow you full access, parking and enjoyment of all the activities planned for both days. All ticket sales are final. No refunds, exchanges or substitutions. All major credit cards accepted. Games and planned activities subject to change.
Indians Rock Community Foundation is a nonprofit organization established by members of the Manhasset community to raise funds in support of the development, planning and implementation of athletic facilities throughout Manhasset for use by students, PAL youth leagues, and all residents of the community. Our goal is to enhance the overall athletic facilities throughout Manhasset for the benefit and use of the entire Manhasset community. For more information visit www.irockfundhome.org
The Boomer Esiason Foundation is a dynamic partnership of leaders in the medical and business communities joining with a committed core of volunteers to heighten awareness, education and the quality of life for those affected by cystic fibrosis, while providing financial support to research aimed at finding a cure. For more information visit www.esiason.org.